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Folks in the area may be familiar with the iconic Strawberry Acres farmstand  located on Route 67 in Buskirk, NY and may remember going there as kids in the 60s and 70s before u-pick strawberries became popular.  Strawberry Acres was started in 1961 when George and Joan LeBarron began growing strawberries on less than a tenth of an acre of land on their front lawn.  Over the next 10 years, the LeBarrons expanded the home farm to 55 acres.  The strawberry business flourished [...]

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June 13, 2022

44 Years of Strawberry Picking at Strawberry Acres

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