WSU CAHNRS

College of Agricultural, Human, and Natural Resource Sciences

Department of Horticulture

R. B. Tukey Horticulture Orchard

tukeyapplesFRUIT SALE

Fridays from 12-6 pm and Saturdays from 10 am-4 pm through October. “Already picked” and  U-Pick fruit.

Our last U-pick will be Oct 31 & Nov 1.  “Already picked” fruit sales will continue through November.


Available this week:

U-PICK

APPLES

  • Golden Delicious = $0.75/pound
  • Red Delicious = $0.75/pound
  • Rome = $0.75/pound

ALREADY PICKED

Discounts available for most already picked varieties for amounts over 25 pounds (not Honeycrisp).

APPLES

  •  Honeycrisp = $2.50/pound
  •  Jonagold, Gala and Gingergold = ONLY $1.35/lb
  • Variety Apples = $1.10/lb including:
    Baldwin, Barry, Beacon, Braeburn, Earligold, Empire, Fameuse Snow, Granny Smith, Hawkeye Greening, Idared, Jonathon, Jubilee, King David, Lodi, Macoun, Northwest Greening, Red Astrachan, Red Duchess, Red Gravenstein, Scarlett O’Hara, Starr, Wealthy, Williams, Wolf River
  • McIntosh, Golden Delicious, Red Delicious, Rome = $1.00/lb

PEARS

  • Bartlett, Anjou and Asian Pears = $1.00/lb
  • Variety Pears = $1.10/lb including:
    Abate Fetel, Comice, Honesweet, Packham’s Triumph, Red Anjou, Red Bartlett, Seckel

PLUMS

  • Italian (purple) = $1.50/lb

We only accept cash or check for payment.

Please feel free to recycle your clean shopping bags with us to carry your fruit.

We are located at the junction of Terre View Drive and Airport Road


Tukey Orchard Description

This orchard is here in Pullman for members of the local campus or others to do teaching, research, and/or extension work. Those are our top priorities. If we have surplus fruit or vegetables that will not be used for teaching, research, or extension projects we sell the surplus produce to the general public and apply that money to our operations funds.

On site we have 83 varieties of apples; 11 varieties of pears; 6 varieties of sweet cherries; a small stone fruit variety block with tart cherries, 11 peach varieties, 8 apricot varieties, 3 prune varieties and 2 nectarine varieties; 3 strawberry varieties; and 20+ varieties of cane berries. All these fruit plantings are on about 10 acres total. In addition, our site also houses the 3-acre Department of Crop and Soil Sciences Organic Farm.

General information about fruit sales

Typically, we have a fruit sale in the middle to end of July for tart and sweet cherries for 1 to 3 Fridays and Saturdays depending upon crop volume. Our fall fruit sales usually begin some time in September with our fall crops; primarily, apples and pears. The highlight of our apple sales is the 83 varieties of apples from our variety block. Twenty of the 83 cultivars are different strains of Red Delicious, including the original Standard Red Delicious.

Our location

WSU Tukey Orchard
1182 NE Airport Road
Pullman, WA

Our entrance is at the intersection of Terre View Drive and Airport Road (put this description in your GPS locator, not our address). Coming from the intersection of State Highway 270 and Airport Road that is closest to Pullman you would drive 1.25 miles north on Airport Road to the Tukey Orchard entrance on the right (east) side of Airport Road.

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Contact us:

Deb Pehrson, Farm Manager
509.335.6700


To locate other sources of pick-your-own produce and sustainably grown food, visit the following websites:

PickYourOwn.org

LocalHarvest.org


Farm Use Request Form

Click here to download.

Department of Horticulture, PO Box 646414, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164-6414, 509-335-9502, Contact Us
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