The Teichman family opened its farm in the 1920s under the name “Skyline Orchards”. It was originally an apple farm. As time passed, the Teichman family grew and the 15-acre farm also grew to become over 450 acres. They changed the name of the farm to “Tree-Mendus Fruit Farm”.
This pick your own fruit farm lets you harvest a wide variety of fruits, not just apples. There are also raspberries, cherries, plums, apricots, nectarines, peaches and pears. Located at 9351 E. Eureka Rd, Eau Claire, Michigan, USA, this fruit picking farm is also famous for the International Cherry Pit-Spitting Championship, a competition that’s recognized by the Guinness Book of World Record.
The Tree-Mendus Fruit Farm also offers farm tours and has a rent-a-tree program you can join. Promising a fun time, the farm also sells cider and juices. There are also gift baskets and packages for those who want to send healthy and tasty presents.
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