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U Pick Farms with Community Services of Moses Lake

07.01.2022 in U-Pick Gleaning

The greater Moses Lake area has quite a few u-pick farms that have opened in recent years and are still struggling to get off of the ground. By allowing Community Services of Moses Lake to glean, a u-pick farm is able to increase their publicity…

U-Pick Program at City Fruit

07.01.2022 in U-Pick Gleaning

As part of City Fruit’s Harvest Program, they offer community members the opportunity to participate in their U-Pick Program. This program provides tree owners the ability to harvest their tree and then contact the City Fruit team to pick up the harvested fruit. All tree…

U-Pick Gleaning with SoSA Georgia

13.03.2020 in U-Pick Gleaning

There are several different gleaning approaches you can take when recovering the food properly and safely. U-pick gleaning can be extremely detailed orientated, as the volunteers have to follow safety guidelines and be careful to only pick rows the farmer said was okay to pick..

U Pick Orchards Gleaning with Food for Others

25.02.2020 in U-Pick Gleaning

Since Food for Others is located in a highly urbanized/ suburbanized area, most commercial farms are at least a two-hour drive away. However, just 40 minutes away are a number of “pick-your-own” orchards, marketed to city folks who wish to spend a quiet day picking…