IT’S HONEYCRISP APPLE PICKING SEASON!
Please check our Picking Conditions page for daily picking information before visiting and the announcement of farm hours.
HELP WANTED! OUR SUMMER STAFF IS RETURNING TO SCHOOL!
We are now in the process of filling a variety of positions for the remainder of our harvest season. For more information go to http://www.tougasfamilyfarm.com/employment/
Tougas Family Farm is a 2nd generation fruit farm offering, in order of ripening, Pick-Your-Own Strawberries, Cherries, Blueberries, Blackberries, Peaches, Nectarines, Apples, and Pumpkins. We work hard to offer premium quality fruit and fun family friendly activities – Fruit picking is the best value in family entertainment!
Our Barnyard, Playground, and Farm Kitchen are family friendly activities all will enjoy. After picking, enjoy farm fresh homemade baked goods, apple cider donuts, and ice cream at the Tougas Farm Kitchen, and then visit the barnyard to see the goats climb their mountain of stone. Fun for the whole day, a perfect Massachusetts vacation & New England experience. Strawberries are ready in June, but do you know when our Honeycrisp™ apples are ripe for picking? Check out our fruit seasons page and join our mailing list to see when our fruit crops are ready for you to come out and pick.
Please observe all rules for the benefit of all of our customers and our farm Always check in at the PYO shed first to get picking locations and information. Please pick only in designated areas, which are carefully selected based on the ripening schedule of our fruit. We provide picking containers for a fee or you may bring your own, just have it weighed at our check-in before entering the field. Wear appropriate clothing for the weather, don’t forget hats, sunscreen, and a bottle of water! We recommend wearing closed-toe shoes good for walking on uneven ground and to protect your feet from sticks and other hazards. If you drop any fruit on the ground, we ask that you please make every effort to pick it up and purchase it so that no fruit is wasted. Many labor-intensive hours go into the care of our crops. Children must be accompanied by an adult, and must stay within arms reach at all times. Please dispose of trash in proper receptacles. Please be considerate of all of our customers and observe our no smoking policy. Pets are NOT allowed on the farm due to health regulations. Picnic tables are reserved for customers who purchase food from Farm Kitchen. Please no outside food. See our Recipe Book for more handling, processing, and fruit recipes!