Join the Michigan Farm to Institution Network for a peach orchard tour and discussion at Phillips Orchards in Clinton County on August 18th
WHAT: A Cultivate Michigan Stone Fruit Tour
WHERE: Phillips Orchards, St Johns, MI
1174 W Gratiot County Line Rd., St Johns, MI 48879
WHEN: August 18, from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
COST: Free, but registration is required.
DIRECTIONS: 8 mi N of St Johns on US 127, 3 miles W on Gratiot County Line Rd, R into Orchards.
This tour will highlight one of Cultivate Michigan’s summer foods, stone fruit (Peaches), and showcase many elements of this diverse operation, including:
- A welcome from Cultivate Michigan and local hosts including a mid-morning snack (coffee, donuts, cider, and peaches)
- A guided tour of the peach orchard (handicap accessible) and Q & A with owners
- Observation of peach harvest in progress.
- A history of the apple cider mill and bakery