Entries by Orr's Farm Market

Hello Fall

It’s that time of year again! Fall has officially settled in as the crisp air has moved into the West Virginia mountains and crunchy leaves have started to fall. Our market is full of the sweet smells of cinnamon, nutmeg, brown sugar and vanilla as we’re baking all of the apple cider donuts and scrumptious […]

Spend Your Fall at Orr’s!

One of our favorite things about fall is welcoming in the season with our annual Fall Farm Fun Days. There’s just something so fun and entertaining about a great festival with some of the best regional bluegrass, local vendors with delicious food and wonderful crafts, children’s activities, hayrides and pumpkin picking. This year we’re also […]

Some of Our Favorite Apples Recipes

Around here, when we think fall, we think apples. This deliciously crisp fruit come in lots of varieties, and each one has their own special taste. With all these yummy flavors, it can be hard to navigate which variety of apple should go in what type of recipe. With years of expertise, we feel like […]

Come Celebrate the Season with Us!

September has arrived! And with this change in month also comes a change in season. As the crisp air moves into our region and leaves beginning to turn colors, we can’t help but become excited when we think of the possibilities that come with fall. Our summer fruit starts to transition out while our delicious […]

Field Trip Options with Orr’s

Fall is an exciting time of year at Orr’s Farm Market! While we are busy picking, packing and processing our apples, pumpkins, squash, etc.… we also welcome groups for tours or school field trips during the season. Between September 17th and October 31st groups can make appointments for a Pumpkin Patch Field Trip on Mondays, […]

Healthy Eating for your College Kid

Congratulations from Orr’s Farm Market! You did it, Mom and Dad! Your child is now in college. This is a big life transition for everyone and it means that you will no longer get to play as much of a role in your child’s food choices. College is a unique time for students to explore […]

Packing a Healthy Lunch

Summer is a busy time at Orr’s Farm Market, but we know the busy season for most folks will come when the school year begins. Sending kids off to school with a healthy lunch can help to ensure that your young scholar will be nourished and alert throughout the school day. If your home is […]

Picking the Best Watermelon

August can be a hot and brutal month in our region, but fortunately, it is also a great time for watermelon! Watermelon is an excellent and sweet way to stay hydrated during hot summer days. At Orr’s Farm Market, we get a lot of questions about how to choose the juiciest, sweetest watermelon for your […]

Just Peachy

From now until the around the end of September, peaches are in season! Bring on all the peach pie, cobbler, smoothies, breakfast tarts, and more! We often get asked about the difference between some of our peach varieties and the best way to can or freeze peaches so you can enjoy them all year round. […]

Blueberry Banana Protein Smoothie

You worked hard all winter long to be able to lose those stubborn pounds and get your body summer-ready, don’t lose it now that summer is here! This smoothie is great for a mom (or dad) on-the-go or just someone who wants to relax poolside. It is low in fat and calories, but high in […]