Growing and Packing Cherries

World Famous From Our Farms to Your Table

Adventure through Stemilt's cherry season to find out how cherries get from our farms to your stores in no time at all. Stemilt cherries are harvested fresh daily from May through early September from the best orchards in California and Washington State. Learn how World Famous Cherries are grown, packed, and shipped....Read More

Find out what goes on in the cherry orchard during the spring, summer, fall, and winter seasons. You'll learn how we care for cherry trees throughout the year, and especially during the critical cherry blossom and harvest times.

We're able to harvest cherries fresh daily later than anyone else in Washington State thanks to our high altitude orchards. Learn all about growing cherries at high elevations and how cherries are harvested.

Finally, we'll share the cherry packing process with you. You'll see how we scrutinize cherries for quality and how quickly cherries go from harvest bins to boxes, and onto a truck to be delivered to your stores.

There's nothing quite like the fast-paced cherry season. Learn how we get World Famous Cherries from our farms to your table here.

We won’t stop harvesting cherries until all the fruit is picked from the latest cherry harvesting site – Amigos – which is located between 2,500 and 3,200 feet above sea level near Stemilt Hill in Wenatchee, WA. Our family has proudly farmed cherries for 100 years. From harvest to your stores in no time at all, discover all that goes into producing World Famous Cherries!

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