Hallstedt Homestead in the News!

July 2019: Traverse Magazine!

HH Cherries is featured along with King Orchards for U-Picks! On pages 84-88, we participated in a “Q&A” regarding our hopes for the new U-pick we are opening this summer…below are selected pages. Stay tuned, and we will let you know how it goes. Better yet, come out and see us! U-pick will open Thursday, July 18.

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August 2018: Hallstedt Homestead cherries were utilized in a pop-up dinner at Willowbrook Mill in Northport, MI. Chef Jimmy Schmidt of Detroit, MI used the cherries in a sauce for his Peking Duck…according to Mimi Heberlein, owner of Willowbrook, “they were superb!”

(Photos left and right courtesy of Jessi Zevalkink, at j.zevalkink.com)

In the summer of 2018, The Leelanau Enterprise feature Hallstedt Homestead in a 5-part series about “newbie farmers”. Below are links to the articles. (If you are not a current subscriber, you will not be able to read articles; PDFs coming soon!)

April 26, 2018: https://www.leelanaunews.com/articles/newbie-cherry-farmers-readying-for-trees-to-awaken-from-winter/

May 31, 2018: https://www.leelanaunews.com/articles/bees-trees/

June 28, 2018: https://www.leelanaunews.com/articles/new-cherry-growers-find-comfort-in-community/

July 19, 2018: https://www.leelanaunews.com/articles/timing-decisions-crucial-during-cherry-harvest/

August 30, 2018: https://www.leelanaunews.com/articles/full-time-orchardists-reach-cherry-goal/