WELCOME TO KAPNICK ORCHARDS
Welcome back to another season at Kapnick Orchards. We have been asked many times how our crops faired this past winter with the up and down temperatures. For the most part things look very good with a few exceptions. Strawberries have been small and less plentiful this year and we will have a small apricot crop. Our apple, peach, sweet cherry, tart cherry, blueberry, raspberry, pear and grapes all look good to excellent. We always have a crop or two that is a little light, that is why we grow so many of them.
Our pick your own section is being currently upgraded. Tart Cherrie Pick Your Own will start on July 6th and Blueberries open up on July 20th. The big change this year will be the fact that we are going to allow picking 7 days a week. See our Pick Your Own section for more information.
Kapnick Orchards Hours
January - March
April - August
September - October
November - December
Kapnick Orchards has been a family owned business for many years. It was founded in 1958 by Robert and Gertrude Kapnick and Charles and Janice Kapnick. Our farm market, near Tecumseh, was first opened in 1961. In 1975, Charles and Janice purchased the market from Charles' parents Robert and Gertrude Kapnick. Currently the market is operated by Sharon and Bruce Shaffer and Scott Robertello, who purchased the farm from Janice in 2001. Sharon is the daughter of Janice and Charles. In 2011, Kapnick Orchards celebrated their 50th anniversary. During the fifty years, Kapnick Orchards has seen many changes. It was transformed from a one room store to the larger operation of today.
Not only has the size grown, but also so has the product line. We have our own bakery and cider mill. Our product line includes many fruits and vegetables, and our own homemade fudge and apple butter. We also carry a great line of jams, candies and nuts. We press our own un pasteurized cider, which gives it a unique and fantastic flavor, but we also offer our cider treated with UV light as an alternative to pasteurization.
Fall is a great time at Kapnick Orchards. We offer u-pick apples and pumpkins. We conduct many school tours and have wagon rides through our Enchanted Forest. Kids love to visit, pet, and feed our farm animals. The second weekend in October is our annual Apple Festival, which is a big event in the area. At the festival, we have arts and crafts and lots of entertainment and food. It is great fun for the whole family.
Holiday time is a busy time for us at Kapnick Orchards. We custom pack a variety of fruit baskets from individuals and businesses. We also ship gift boxes throughout the United States that are filled with our own homegrown apples and other products. Both make great gifts that anyone will enjoy.
We hope that this has given you some idea as to what Kapnick Orchards is all about, and that you will visit us soon .
We are open on all holidays except for the following:
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Toll Free - 877-450-6096