PYO strawberries will be openb Saturday, July 18th from 7:30-1:30! Fields are located at 985 Pleasant Street in New London, NH. Strawberries are easy to freeze…simply rinse them off, hull them, slice them in half and pack into a freezer bag. (then put the bag in the freezer!). Take them out anytime you want some great strawberry flavor, like in your margarita or strawberry banana shake or strawberry pie. Call 603-526-2080 for the latest on PYO strawberries, including directions to the fields.
To reach the Pleasant Lake Fields, go to the middle of New London and turn onto North Pleasant St. between Artisan’s and Lake Sunapee Bank. The fields are 1.8 miles down the hill on your right. You will see Pleasant Lake just before you get to the fields. For more information, call 526-2080. If you can’t make it to the fields today, we have pre-picked quarts available all day at the farmstand (37 Main St. in New London).
Call 526-2080 for the latest on the PYO strawberries.
Strawberries are high in vitamin C. Here is their basic breakdown of nutrients: per 100g. edible portion
|% water||Kcal Energy||Protein||Fat||Carbo||Fiber||Ca||P||Fe||Na||K|
|Vit A||Thiamin||Riboflavin||Niacin||Vit. C||Vit. B6|
IU = International Units
I’m not sure how many strawberries make up a 100g. edible portion, but I aim to find out…
says here that about 8 strawberries are equal to one orange in terms of vitamin C content.
When we are open, stop in during normal business hours (Mon-Sat 9-6 & Sundays 9-4) and choose from hundreds of varieties and thousands of blooms. Beautiful setting, healthy plants and loads of color, texture and foliage. Priced at $12. per pound – pay at the farmstand.