THE U-Pick GARDEN will be closing August 20th. This will be the last year the garden will be open to the public. Next year I'll be operating as a CSA, supplying about 20 regular customers with weekly boxes. Thank you for your support over the last 8 years, but it's time to try something new.

To get a copy of my book, "How To Grow Vegetables In Sitka, Alaska" just give me a call....The books are $20 plus tax. If you live out of town and want me to mail you a copy, you can mail a check for $25.60 to:

Lori Adams
P O Box 6021
Sitka, Alaska

Down To Earth U-Pick Garden is located at 2103 Sawmill Creek Road in Sitka, Alaska. It is open usually from mid-June through late August. Hours are Monday-Saturday 12:00 to 6:30. On Farmer's Market Saturdays I am not open until 2:00. Children are welcome but may not run through the garden or chase the ducks. If you have any questions you can contact me, Lori Adams, at 907-747-6108 or 907-738-2241. My email address is

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Come Out And Buy Some Lettuce!!!

The Lettuce is amazing this year!

It comes in so many beautiful shapes and colors......

And the heads are so big!! This butter crunch head filled up the whole sink!!

Come on out! We're open Monday thru Saturday 12:00-6:30.

Monday, June 20, 2016


The Peppermint is going nuts!!

Herbs are $1.00 a bunch here at the garden. I like to put about 5 leaves in my chocolate breakfast smoothies.


Sunday, June 19, 2016

Open For Business

Well, bear hunting is over......


And now its time to open the garden!! Theres lots of things ready to pick.......


Garlic Scapes and Garlic Greens.....




And misc. Herbs.....

Come on out and pick yourself a salad!!