The largest blackberry producer in Arkansas, Gillam Farms, is interested in expanding their traditional production to include primocane-fruiting cultivars. Gillam Farms currently has four acres of Prime-Ark 45 blackberries specifically for the late summer market.
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Owned and operated by Belinda and Eric Lum, is located 5 miles south of New Boston, TX on Texas Highway 2149 W. This family-friendly U-Pick/We-Pick farm offers about 2 acres of Ouachita® blackberries, 1.5 acre of peaches of various cultivars, and recently, blueberries.
This farm currently produces half acres of blackberries, half acres of raspberries and four acres of blueberries all for the summer U-Pick market. In late April 2016, Sta-N-Step farm began to participate in this Southern Region SARE project.