Reach for a Peach

News & Events

Today I’d like to start my blog post with a very brief and peach related history lesson: In 1982 President Ronald Reagan declared August National Peach Month in the United States. Any good president should be concerned about the health of their citizens, and President Reagan was totally in the nutritional loop telling the people […]

National Rainier Cherry Day!

News & Events

While every day seems like a day to celebrate during Creston’s cherry season, this Thursday gives you a real excuse to indulge in one of the Valley’s finest (and most finicky) fruits. Read below for National Days.com’s overview on the history of Rainier cherries and how to properly celebrate! NATIONAL RAINIER CHERRY DAY National Rainier […]

June 15 Market

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Halfway through June and the market is busier than ever. This Saturday is expected to be a toaster, and the fruit trees and plants in our valley are soaking up that sun after a cool, dry spring. While cherries, peaches, and plums won’t be making an appearance until later in the summer, a little red […]