December 23, 2020

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!

As many of you know, for the past 12 years or so we have collected donations for Toys for Tots in honor of Jesse Picard, a Marine and young man whom we love. We match the donations, and feel honored to help youth and children in our community. Total donations this year were $760, and last Friday we enjoyed filling a cart with toys for 8-12-year-olds, then we gave the other half of the money to the Marines who (with the help of high school cadets) purchased items for teenagers. We hope those of you who contributed are smiling by now. We always revel in this day (what is more fun than a toy-shopping spree?), and we have wonderful memories with our daughters who can't go along these days.

Blessed Holidays to you.

Blueberry Dave and Teri

P.S. This newsletter is not set up to include photos, but you can see them on our Facebook page. Enjoy!

Welcome to Dungeness Meadow Farm

We are a Certified Organic family farm near Sequim, Washington with a commitment to your well-being. We grow four varieties of blueberries on 2.5 acres, and it is our pleasure to offer an enjoyable U-pick experience to our customers. We encourage you to consider our farm as your source for top quality, great tasting, and healthful blueberries. 229_0.JPG We use only USDA/WSDA authorized practices, amendments and listed products to enhance our farm. I continually research new methods to find a balance in our practices. Our fields are covered with netting, which avoids the issues brought on by birds and other wildlife. (Who could blame them though!) We receive water directly from the Dungeness River. We have great soil and wonderful conditions for optimum healthy fruit. Our kids are the taste testers, quality control techs, and helpers during the harvest.

I (Blueberry Dave) have been interested in organic growing methods since I was a young boy growing up in Edmonds. My neighbors were immigrants who came to America with gardening experience. They did not understand the need to spray chemicals or other additives onto their families’ food. We maintain that same standard for growing wholesome, healthful, luscious food for your table and ours.

Warning: Do not be misled by farms that advertise certified organic status, unless they can provide the certification to back up their claims. Our certificate (updated each year) is posted at our checkout counter, or you can contact the USDA or the WSDA for verification.

We hope you will join the many people who return to Dungeness Meadow Farm each year for their annual supplies of blueberries. We are open several days each week, depending on available fruit. Check this website or call our information number (360-582-1128) after 8 AM to see what’s happening that day.

We look forward to seeing you in the berry field!

Blueberry Dave and Teri