• Changes Happening!

    The summer red raspberries are done for the season.  Our Fall Strawberries are just starting and our Fall Raspberries should start ripening about the week of August 25tth.  If you would like to get on the list for u-pick strawberries or on the list for canning tomatoes, please call 218-838-3954.  We will also have pick your own grapes about the first week of September.

    Don’t forget, our canning tomatoes are a variety of Heirloom tomatoes.

    We raise other produce as well.  Lettuce, slicing tomatoes, cherry tomatoes, Swiss chard, kohlrabi, cucumbers, green beans, Romano pole beans, garlic bulbs, Daikon radishes, HOT Serano peppers, broccoli, & snap peas.  All of these are available at the Farmers Markets that we attend:

    Tuesdays:  Franklin Arts Center Parking Lot, Brainerd, Minnesota

    Thursdays: Nisswa Farmers Market – American Legion Parking Lot – Nisswa, Minnesota

    Fridays: Gander Mountain Parking Lot – Baxter, Minnesota

    All market hours are 8:00 – 12:30.

    Hours at the field are 11:00 – 5:00 Monday – Saturday         2:00 – 5:00 on Sundays

    Appointments can be made for earlier in the morning by calling 218-838-3954

  • Red Raspberries

    We have a lot of red raspberries at this time. Please call 218-838-3954 for daily availability. Don’t forget, we also have fall raspberries. They usually start producing about 2 weeks after the summers are done. If you miss out now, call in mid-August or until we have a hard frost because that is how long the falls produce!!!!
    If you come out, please use the business address in your GPS system: 7664 Roscoe RD. Brainerd, MN
    It is time to get your name on the canning tomato list as well. Call the same number.

  • Berry Picking

    We have a lot of red raspberries at this time. We also have blueberries. Please call 218-838-3954 for daily availability.
    If you come out, please use the business address in your GPS system: 7664 Roscoe RD. Brainerd, MN


    We are experiencing the ending of a cold snap right now, so things should start ripening a little faster in the fields.
    We actually do have a good crop of summer raspberries going right now. They are quite plentiful and when they are done, the fall raspberry patch looks just great. We should have raspberries until it freezes.
    We don’t have very many blueberries at all this year. The winter and spring we had took a toll on them. There should be a few around July 22nd. Sorry, there won’t be enough for everyone that wants to pick this year 🙁
    Fall strawberries should be ready about mid-August and grapes should be ready about the first of September.
    You can get your canning tomatoes from us as well, just give us a call to place an order.

  • Hours during bedding plant season

    Hours at this time are 11:00 – 5:00 Monday – Saturday and 2:00 – 5:00 on Sundays.
    We have our Heirloom tomato plants for sale at this time. We carry: Brandywine, Bullsheart, Clear Pink Early, Leo’s German, Marglobe, Pineapple, Polish Linquisa, Nebraska Wedding, & Rutgers in 3 1/2 pots and 4 packs.
    We have 4 packs of broccoli, cauliflower, kale, kraut cabbage and peppers.
    We also carry our “Instant Gardens” which are tomato plants in a 3 gallon pot. Most of the plants have ripening tomatoes on them already!!!! We also have 1 gallon pepper plants that have peppers ready to eat.
    We carry a variety of heirloom cherry tomato plants in 3 1/2 pots as well: Black Cherry, Mexican Midget, Snow White, Red Grape, Yellow Grape, and our one plant that is not an heirloom – Sweet Million. We have some of these in an Instant Garden too.
    We also have bags of our “one of a kind” lettuce and our Swiss chard available.
    Hours will change once the berries start coming in.
    Stay Tuned!!

  • Spring has Sprung!

    We have sunshine & no rain today. Will give people the urge to start planting. We are selling our bedding plants at this time starting today, Saturday, May 17th. Hours at Brambling Rows are 11:00 – 5:00 Monday – Saturday and 2:00 – 5:00 on Sundays. We will try to maintain those hours during plant sale time. We will not be there tomorrow, Sunday, May, 18th as we have a grandson’s confirmation to attend.
    Please call 218-838-3954 if you are going to make a trip out to confirm that we are there. You can also call 218-829-3241 and listen to the daily voice mail with hours for that day in case of any changes.
    Our heirloom tomato plants are featured at ACE HARDWARE in Brainerd, MN. (Slicers & Cherry)
    At the field and at the Lakes Area Growers Market – Fridays at Gander Mountain Parking Lot in Baxter, MN and Tuesdays at Franklin Arts Center in Brainerd, MN and Nisswa Farmers Market at the American Legion Parking Lot in Nisswa, MN. 8:00 – 12:30 at all markets: We are selling our heirloom tomato plants, Instant Gardens, cauliflower, broccoli, cabbage, kale, & pepper plants.
    Hope to see you this year. You will enjoy the taste of an heirloom tomato and we have a number of very popular varieties. Come give them a try.

    Our tasty “One of a Kind” Godsend lettuce & Swiss chard are also available at this time and ripe tomatoes starting next week!!!!

  • Early Spring – 2014

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    Just want to share some pictures of our blossoming tomatoes in the greenhouse and then what it looks like outside.

    It will be awhile before anything gets planted in the fields!!

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    Well, finally got some more downloaded.  You can see Farmer John working in the Swiss chard bed.  You can also see what it looks like outside of the greenhouses.  We have gotten more snow since this picture was taken and another storm on the way tomorrow, Sunday, March 30th.  The hydroponic lettuce is  growing quite well and is much taller than it was in this photo now.  We really do hope to have some better weather soon.  We just have to take what we get 🙁

  • Winters almost over!

    Just wanted you to know that we haven’t been hibernating.  There is a light at the end of the tunnel.  What a winter this year!  Just like the ones we remember when we were kids.

    The tomatoes and peppers are started and the greenhouses will be fired up eventually.  We usually get the heat started on March 1st.  Not this winter though – John has been needing to go over to clean the driveway out at the field about every 3 or 4 days and the greenhouse roof is covered with snow yet.  Yikes, surely hope it warms up soon.  It has been such a struggle in this area this year just to heat homes.  We hope the good Lord will be good and help us to raise our products before the growing season is over!

    Looking forward to another successful year of growing and supplying you with some good healthy goodies!


    Tomatoes & Peppers – waiting to be  transported to the greenhouse.

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    Don’t miss out on getting your GRAPES! They are a fabulous jelly, jam, juice and wine grape. We also have our heirloom tomatoes, lettuce, Swiss chard, daikon radishes, kohlrabi, and Fall raspberries available. Fall is in the air and we all know what isn’t far behind that. Come before it is too late!!!!

  • Do you need any dill?

    Not only do we have Fall raspberries, Fall strawberries and grapes available for picking, but we still have a good supply of dill available. Don’t forget to get on the list for canning tomatoes. Our canning tomatoes are heirloom tomatoes – so – lots of good tomato flavor! We have lots of Swiss chard available as well. Call 218-838-3954 for more information.