Oswego County Small Fruit Directory (download pdf here)

The following is a listing of Small Fruit growers who have indicated that they would like to be listed in the 2009 directory. Please contact Cornell Cooperative Extension at (315)963-7286 if you would like to be added to this list. Recommend you contact small fruit growers listed below for specific details regarding picking dates, conditions, etc.

Behling Orchards
Owner/Operator:   Marion, Eric & Steve Behling
114 Potter Rd.
Mexico, NY
Tel: (315)963-7068 or 727-4784 (field picking info)
Fruit:   Strawberries; Black and Red Raspberries; Black and Red Sweet and Sour Cherries
How Sold:   U-Pick
Business Hours:   7am-7pm, 7 days a week
Directions:   Rt. 104 west of Mexico, turn onto Fravor Rd.
(follow signs), take second left onto Potter Rd.
(about 1/4 mile)
Other:   Call first for picking conditions

Ferlito's Berry Patch
Owner/Operator:   Angelo & Angela Ferlito
1269 Co. Rte. 53
Broadway Rd.
Oswegp, NY
Fruit:   Strawberries; Blueberries
How Sold:   Retail; Roadside; U-Pick
Business Hours:   Call for Hours & Picking Conditions
Directions:   Rt. 104 East to Co. Rt. 53 (1 mile on right)
Other:   Supervised children okay.

Fruit Valley Orchard
Owner/Operator:   Jack & Martha Torrice
507 Bunker Hill Rd.
Oswego, NY
Fruit:   Sweet & Sour Cherries; Black Currants
How Sold:   Retail; U-Pick
Other Items Avail:   Plums, Pears, Apples, other varieties of fruit as well as bedding plants
Business Hours:   9am-6pm Monday to Saturday
1pm-5pm Sunday (during fruiting season)
(call ahead for availability)
Directions:   Rt. 104 West to Cemetary Rd. to Bunker Hill Rd. Oswego. Follow signs.

Godfrey's Last Stand, Inc.
Owner/Operator:   Kathy Godfrey
1232 State Route 264
Phoenix, NY
Fruit:   Strawberries; Blueberries
How Sold:   Retail; Roadside; u-Pick
Other Items Avail:   Garden vegetables
Business Hours:   9am-7pm Mon thru Friday
9am-6pm Saturday & Sunday
Directions:   Located on Rt. 264 (5 miles No. of Phoenix; 9 miles So. of Mexico; 7 miles West of Central Square; 7 miles E. of Fulton)
Other:   Call first for picking conditions

Grindstone Farm
Owner/Operator:   Dick deGraff & Vic Ladd-deGraff
Tinker Tavern Rd.
Pulaski, NY
Tel: (315)298-4139
Fruit:   Blueberries
How Sold:   Retail; U-Pick
Other Items Avail:   Most Vegetables
Business Hours:   8am to 3pm (other hours by appointment)
Directions:   1/2 mile east of I-81, Exit 35, Tinker Tavern Rd.
(4 miles south of Pulaski)
Other:   Produce is NOFA Certified Organically Grown

Holst Blueberries
Owner/Operator:   John Holst
772 State Rte. 49
Bernhards Bay, NY
Tel: (315)675-3661
Fruit:   Blueberries
How Sold:   Roadside; U-Pick
Business Hours:   Mon.- Sat. 8am-5pm mid-July thru mid-August
Directions:   North shore of Oneida Lake on Rt. 49
(10.4 miles east of Central Square exit of Rt. 81)
U-Pick located on north side of Rt. 49.
Look for large blue & white sign.
West of Village of Bernhards Bay.
Other:   Easy access parking close to patch with handicap parking area.
Supervised children are welcome.
Pick in your own containers and avoid the cost and clutter of cardboard.

Sage Creek
Owner/Operator:   Morgan Moore
139 Minckler Rd.
Mexico, NY
Tel: (315)963-3486
Fruit:   Blueberries
How Sold:   Retail; U-Pick
Other Items Avail:   Jams & jellies, gifts, baked goods, herbal wine vinegar
Business Hours:   9am-6pm 7 days a week (July 1 to Nov. 15)
Directions:   Rt. 104 to North St. (Co. Rte 41) 1 mile N. to Minckler Rd. for 1/2 mile; farm on left.

Sherry's Blueberries
Owner/Operator:   Sherry Buskirk
1091 Albion Crossroad
Pulaski, NY
Fruit:   Blueberries
How Sold:   u-Pick; roadside
Business Hours:   Call ahead for picking conditions and availability
Directions:   I-81 exit 36 Pulaski, go east on Rte. 13 (4 miles)
turn right onto Albion Crossroad (1/2 miles on right)

Stan's Berry Patch
Owner/Operator:   Stanley Ineich
208 Co. Rt. 84
West Monroe, NY
Tel: (315)668-7159
Fruit:   Blueberries, Black Raspberries (black caps)
How Sold:   Retail; U-Pick
Business Hours:   8am - 7pm Tues - Sun; (closed Mon)
Directions:   East of Central Square on Rt. 49 (about 2 miles);
turn left onto Whig Hill Rd. at Greenview Golf Course;
continue on Whig Hill 2 miles;
turn left onto Co. Rt. 84; farm on right.

The Apple Grove
Owner/Operator:   Mark Grove
5987 State Rout 3
Mexico, NY
Tel: (315)963-7504
Fruit:   Blueberries
How Sold:   Retail; U-Pick
Other Items Avail:   Home baked pies, cookies, ice cream, gift items, honey, syrup, herbal wine vinegars, etc.
Business Hours:   9am-6pm (Memorial Day - Thanksgiving)
Directions:   Rt. 104 Mexico to Rt. 3 No. (1 1/2 mile on left)

Wiltsie Farm
Owner/Operator:   Dennis Wiltsie
134 Avery Rd.
Constantia, NY 13044
Tel: (315)623-9288
Fruit:   Blueberries
How Sold:   U-Pick; Retail; Roadside
Business Hours:   7am - 9pm daily
Directions:   1 mile East of West Monroe on Rt. 49 & Avery Rd.
Watch for signs.