Category Archives: News

Saskatoons Now Distributed in Southern Michigan By Del Bene Produce

Posted on by Steve DuCheney

Del Bene Produce is now distributing frozen saskatoon berries to food establishments from Detroit to Grand Rapids. http://www.delbeneproduce.com/ Saskatoons, a super fruit when it comes to nutrition and antioxidants, have a unique flavor that is enjoyed solo as well as in …

Frozen Saskatoon Berries Now Available in Petoskey

Posted on by Steve DuCheney

Oleson’s Food Store, 2000 US-31, Petoskey, MI 49770, is now selling frozen saskatoons. If you are in the Little Traverse Bay area you have a unique opportunity. At this time we know of no other store in the Midwest that has …

Saskatoon Season Wrapping Up

Posted on by Steve DuCheney

The U-Pick season for summer 2016 has now ended at Saskatoon Michigan Farm and Nursery. What a delightful, but condensed season.  The heat this month accelerated ripening and shortened our picking window. There is still one more half day to …

Saskatoon Growers Education Tour Coming Up

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The Saskatoon Berry Institute of North America and Michigan State University Extension are working together to provide a free half-day saskatoon growers program. The tour will be held Friday, June 17th, 2016. Content includes tours of 3 saskatoon orchards of various …

Saskatoon Michigan Sold Out For Spring 2016, Accepting Orders for Fall 2016

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It is with mixed emotion that we announce that all the saskatoon bushes we nurtured throughout this past summer have been spoken for. We are now focusing on young plants for this coming summer. Saskatoon Michigan sells only seasoned plants, which …

Saskatoon Michigan Now Accepting Plant Orders For 2016

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It seems to happen every year. The entire 2015 inventory of young saskatoon bushes at Saskatoon Michigan has been spoken for, but we are growing plants that could have your name on them for fall 2016 delivery. Don’t wait longer than …

Saskatoon Michigan is a featured Farm in a new book!

Posted on by Steve DuCheney

Four ‘new’ unique food products are highlighted in this book “Fruits of Their Labor”, including saskatoon berries, by author Eric Samuelson. Saskatoon Michigan is highlighted, with photos and history of the farm. These are the stories behind the produce section. …

Farmers Market Update and A Bit of a Blow

Posted on by Steve DuCheney

We had a great time at the Traverse City Farmers Market on Saturday, August 8th, visiting with many of you, and talking about the culinary possibilities of saskatoon berries and products. Thank you for stopping by to chat and sample. …

Saskatoon Steve at The Traverse City Farmers Market!

Posted on by Steve DuCheney

You have heard him on the radio, and seen him in the news. Now come meet Saskatoon Steve (a.k.a Steve DuCheney) of Saskatoon Michigan Farm and Fruit at the Traverse City Farmers Market on Saturday mornings beginning on August 1st. …

Saskatoon Berry Fruit Filling Now In 8 Stores in the Grand Traverse Area!

Posted on by Steve DuCheney

Mouth watering pancakes, tarts, pies, cheesecake, ice cream, made with saskatoon fruit fillings, are nearer than you think. Whether you prefer the smooth Saskatoon Fruit Filling or the tangy Saskatoon Rhubarb Fruit Filling, if you live in the Grand Traverse …