Christine Koh


I'm Christine Koh, a music and brain neuroscientist turned multimedia creative. I'm the founder + editor of Boston Mamas, co-author of Minimalist Parenting, co-host of the Edit Your Life podcast, and creative director at Women Online. Drop me a line; I'd love to chat about how we can work together!

20 Places to Pick Your Own Strawberries in Massachusetts

Want to get your kids outdoors, moving, and eating healthy food? Take them strawberry picking! In addition to yesterday's guide to upcoming strawberry festivals, we've assembled this roundup of 20 Massachusetts farms that offer pick your own strawberry opportunities. Just be sure to call in advance to verify hours and picking conditions. So awesome, right? And way more fun than hauling your kids through the grocery store. Enjoy!

1. Indian Head Farm (Berlin)

2. Verrill Farm (Concord)

3. Connors Farm (Danvers)

4. Beaver Brook Farm (East Bridgewater)

5. C.N. Smith Farm, Inc. (East Bridgewater)

6. Hanson Farm (Framingham)

7. Fairmount Fruit Farm (Franklin)

8. Rogers Spring Hill Farm (Haverhill)

9. Marini Farm (Ipswich)

10. Russell Orchards and Winery (Ipswich)

11. Drumlin Farm (Lincoln)

12. Lanni Orchards (Lunenberg)

13. Boston Hill Farm (North Andover)

14. Smolak Farms (North Andover)

15. Tougas Family Farm (Northboro)

16. Billingsgate Farm (Plympton)

17. Ward's Berry Farm (Sharon)

18. Sunshine Farm (Sherborn)

19. Green Meadows Farm (South Hamilton)

20. Parlee Farms (Tyngsborough)

Image credits: 1) Parlee Farms; 2) Pixabay

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