Cruther’s Berry Farm is located west of Lakeland College. Photos Elaina John Cruthers Berry Farm is ready for an abundant season this year, and the strawberries are ready for picking!
The Elliotts’ added the strawberry patches after buying the farm, there is a two-acre spot which totals to approximately 5000 individual strawberry plants. The strawberry variety is an Everbearing Seascape strawberry, which means the plant is particularly resilient and grows for longer than the
Cruthers Berry Farm’s new owners Tim and Janet Elliott are pleased to announce that berries are expected to be ready for picking the week of July 10.
Since their arrival in April, they have planted 3,000 strawberry plants and are eager to begin the season. Their orchard offers five different types of saskatoons as well as raspberries, strawberries, Evans cherries, currants and fresh produce.
Janet grew up in Vermilion and has known George Cruthers all her life. From Edmonto