Posted on 16th Jan 2017
2017 Kishu season is starting up - our first mail order fruit ships out on Jan 30. We hope for a 3-4 week mail order season. Let's hope the fruit holds as the rains continue. Mixed blessing, that rain. Actually - it's welcome.
We have a nice Pixie crop on the trees and some promising Hass avocados that should be ready for mail order April 1st.
We look forward to serving you. Our local water supply is in extremis - we are in the tiny corner of California still in Exceptional Drought. Let's hope for more rain.....
2016 Season Forecast: Our 2016 season will begin in February with the incomparable Kishu Mandarin and then the Pixies will return in April (knock wood). Our organic Ojai Pixies are in great shape and we'll be shipping mail order fruit starting in April. Seedless Kishu Mandarin season looks very short this year.We're sorry [...]
We successfully defended our Kishu crop through this winter (so far), so there will be Kishu mail order season starting February 2015. Ojai Pixies will be available by mail order starting in April.Please enjoy this home video of our latest exotic experiment in cold protection - the Frost Dragon! It's kinda like a gigantic hair [...]
Interesting weather in 2014 produced a small citrus crop. We have run out of organic Ojai Pixies and Kishu Mandarins for this year. We're hoping for an warmer winter with rain that starts in September, please.Our 2015 season will begin in February (knock wood) with the incomparable Kishu Mandarin and then the Pixies will return [...]
Our Ojai Pixies will be ready to ship April 7th of this year. Crazy weather every year, but our dependable Pixies arrive on schedule, sweet, seedless, and so satisfying. Please feel free to order a box or three.Our 2015 season will begin in February (knock wood) with the incomparable Kishu Mandarin and then the Pixies [...]
Our 2014 Season will begin in late January (knock wood) with the incomparable Kishu Mandarin and then the Pixies will return in April (knock wood). The fruit looks gorgeous so far - we're excited. Here's hoping we make it through the frost season. Please sign up for Churchill Orchard Kishu and Pixie email alerts if you want [...]