A Henderson County farm wouldn’t be complete without Apples and we’ve got ’em! We grow 27 varieties of the finest apples in the world on our family farm. Yep, we’ve even got Honeycrisp! For baking, we recommend one of our Rome or Mutsu varieties. Buy a bushel then take a look at our recipes page for some creative ways to celebrate the pride of Henderson County!
Yes, we grow peaches in NC too! Our peaches are grown right on the farm in the mountains of WNC. We have over 20 varieties that start to ripen in early July and continue to October. Sweet, juicy, and delicious, this classic summer and fall fruit is a favorite!
Asian Pears grown in the mountains of NC! Add to a salad or eat ’em on your way home from the market – you’ll love the way they taste!
Here’s a unique one for you! We are one of the largest ginger producers in NC. Spice up your next dish with our wonderful, fresh ginger. Local restaurants clamor to get their hands on it – you can too! Want a special treat? Ask about our Homemade Ginger Ale!
This leafy addition to our harvest makes for a great healthy choice! Make the freshest coleslaw you’ve ever had and rest easy knowing your family is getting the nutrients they need!
Another great addition to your next summer barbeque! We have bi-color, white, and yellow varieties available.
Summer’s finest – now available in Fall! Vine ripened, homegrown tomatoes. Slice ’em, chop ’em, cook ’em or eat ’em like an apple – they’re delicious no matter how you like ’em!
We grow fresh, Flat Top mountain and other heirloom green bean varieties. Snap ’em up while you can!
If you have never tasted fresh figs then you are missing out! While they thrive in this area, fresh figs can be hard to find. We have ’em! They fly off the shelves quickly though, so get ’em while supplies last!
Dried Apples, Honey, Cider,
Preserves & Fruit Spreads
At McConnell Farms we don’t let any food go unused. It’s our No Fruit Left Behind program! Some of our product is set aside for production of other delicious options! We have dried fruit, cider, preserves, spreads and more! Visit us at one of the local tailgate markets or any of the community festivals and see for yourself!