on-the-farmDuring the summer months we are fortunate to purchase in season the farm-fresh produce from small family- owned farms in our area. Each farm has its own specialty and all are open to the public. We have put together a list of our favorite farms located around Vermilion and Huron, and their specialty items:

Novotny Farm Market (440)967-5757

Farm-fresh produce sourced from local farms and concord grapes in September

Aufdenkampe Family Farms (440)984-3844

An array of seasonal vegetables and fruits. They grow everything they sell. You may view their web page at www.afamilyfarm.com

Miller’s Orchards (440)965-7077

Cherries and Peaches.

Krieg’s (440)988 –9228

Strawberries in June and Sweet Corn in late July.

The Blueberry Farm On Baumhart Road south of Route 2

Truly unbelievable Blueberries in July & August

Hahn’s (419)433 –7701

Sweet corn from late July through September.

Enderle Farms(419)433-4856

Strawberries in June and Raspberries in July.

Quarry Hill Orchards & Winery (419)588-2858

Apples, Peaches, Pears, Plums, Nectarines and wine. Located in Berlin Heights.

Firelands Winery (419)625-5474

Extraordinary wines at reasonable prices. Located in Sandusky.

Paper Moon Vineyards (440)967-2500

Offers tastings and sales of quality regional and vinifera wines. Located in Vermilion.