Most events at Butler’s Orchard are weather dependent
and we occasionally must close due to inclement weather.
If it is wet or rainy on the day of your visit, please visit
our homepage or call our recorded information line at 301-972-3299.
Both are updated frequently. You can also check current weather
conditions at the farm by visiting the weather link from
any page on our website.
Our Farm Market remains open
on rainy days.
If you have a group reservation on a rained out day,
please call us and we will be happy to help you reschedule
your event or, if we are unable to find an alternate date,
we will gladly reimburse your payment.
fresh as it gets..." Come
out to the family farm where you can pick the
following items. All dates are approximate. Weather conditions and demand
determine the supply of our fruits and vegetables. Check our Home
Page any time for current picking conditions and produce availability
in the Farm Market or call our recorded line at 301-972-3299.
is an Integrated
Pest Management Farm. We have a professional scout who is with
us weekly to check our crops for insects and disease pressures.
This allows us to reduce our applications and move toward more sustainable
– Late-May to Mid-June
Peas – Early June (season
lasts about 2 wks)
– Late June-early August
Cherries – Late June (short
season, please call)
– Early July–early October
– Mid-July thru August
Raspberries – Mid-August Thru Sept
– Late August (season lasts about three weeks)