Oswego County U-Pick Tree Fruit Directory(download pdf here)

The following is a listing of Treel Fruit growers who have indicated that they would like to be listed in the 2008 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.

Appledale Orchards
Owner/Operator:   Steve Simpelaar
6018 State Rte 3
Mexico, NY
Fruit:   Apples, Peaches, Pears, Prunes
Other Items Avail:   Pumpkins, squash, cider, honey, maple syrup
Business Hours:   7 days a week
Sept. - Oct.: 8:30am to 8pm
November: 8:30am to 5pm
Directions:   2 miles No. of Mexico on State Rte 3

Behling Orchard
Owner/Operator:   Marion, Stephen & Eric Behling
114 Potter Rd.
Mexico, NY
Fruit:   Apples
Other Items Avail:   Cider, Pumpkins, Squash, Indian Corn, Gourds, Honey, Maple Syrup
Business Hours:   9am to 5pm; 7 days a week
Directions:   Rte 104 West of Mexico, turn onto Fravor Rd. (follow signs), take 2nd left onto Potter Rd. (about 1/4 mile)
Other:   Tours available - call in advance to make arrangements; Hay rides on weekends; corn tunnel for children

Fruit Valley Orchard
Owner/Operator:   John & Martha Torrice
507 Bunker Hill Rd.
Oswego, NY
Fruit:   Apples; Pears; Cherries; Plums
Other Items Avail:   Peaches, pumpkins, squash, honey, maple syrup, cider, mums
Business Hours:   9am to 6pm Mon - Sat
1pm to 5pm on Sunday
Sept. to end of October
Directions:   Rte. 104 West, 2nd left after SUNY college entrance to Cemetary Rd. South, 2nd right on Bunker Hill Rd. , 2nd place on right. Watch for signs
Other:   Country gift shop. We accept MasterCard and Visa

Greco Family Farm & Orchard
Owner/Operator:   Mark & Kathleen Greco
297 W. 5th Street Rd.
Oswego, NY
Fruit:   Apples, pears, peaches, plums
Other Items Avail:   Honey, maple syrup, pumpkins and many other items available
Business Hours:   10am to 6pm every day except Saturday 10am to 7pm; Sept to end of Nov.
Directions:   3 miles from City limits on West 5th St. Oswego
Other:   Bring the kids to the petting zoo, 5 acre treasure hunt corn maze, hay rides, and we offer school tours

Maple Help Stock Farm
Owner/Operator:   Jim & Gary Hurlbut
207 Hurlbut Rd.
Mexico, NY
Fruit:   Apples
Other Items Avail:   Maple Cream and Syrup tapped from our own trees. Cider available from October - December
Business Hours:   9am to 5pm; 7 days a week
Directions:   Rt. 3 South of Mexico, right on Munger Hill Rd., right on Hurlbut Rd. (about 1 mile, farm on left)
Other:   Refrigerated walk-in storage, most apples available through February. We ship UPS. Our apples and maple syrup make excellent gifts!

Ontario Orchards
Owner/Operator:   Dennis Ouellette
15273 Sterling Center Rd.
Sterling, NY
Fruit:   Apples
Other Items Avail:   One of the most complete farm markets in the country. Spruce, Fir, Pine Christmas Trees
Business Hours:   8am to 8pm, 7 days a week.
Open year round.
During the months of Jan, Feb, and March, open on Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Farm U-Pick 9am to 5pm weekends during fall
Directions:   Retail at intersection of 104 & 104a, Oswego;
Farm on Rte 104A to Sterling Center, turn right on Sterling Center Rd. go to end, farm on left.
Other:   We sell apples year round with the use of regular and CA storage. We press cider year round and sell a complete line of fruit trees. Have a vast knowledge of fruit production if you have questions. Autumn Fall Harvest Jamboree at the farm Sept. 20th and 21st.

Sage Creek Orchards
Owner/Operator:   Morgan Moore
139 Minckler Rd.
Mexico, NY
Fruit:   Apples
Other Items Avail:   Jams, Jellies, Honey, Apple Butter, Country Gifts, Rugs, Throws, fudge, Cider, Herbal Vinegar, Flavored Oils, Gourmet Food Items
Business Hours:   9am to 6pm Mon. thru Sunday; September - October 31
Directions:   Rte 81 to Exit 34, Rte 104 West to Mexico.
Right on North St. to Minckler Rd. (1 1/2 miles on left)

The Apple Grove Farm Country Store & Bed & Breakfast
Owner/Operator:   The Grove Family
5987 State Rt 3
Mexico, NY
Fruit:   Apples
Other Items Avail:   Jams, jellies, honey, pies, apple butter, peaches, pears, tomatoes, ice cream, 3x cheese, maple syrup, popcorn, baked goods, country gifts, rugs, throws, fudge, cider
Business Hours:   9am to 6pm 7 days a week June through November 30th
Limited December hours. Call first
Directions:   Rte 81 to Exit 34
Rte 104 West to Mexico. right on Rte3 North(1 1/2 miles on left)
Other:   Year-round Bed & Breakfast lodging