U-Pick Cherry Orchard

The Dwarf Sour Cherry orchards in Bruno were planted under the direction of the University of Saskatchewan and the Ursulines of Bruno when the Ursulines owned the property where the Bruno Cherry Sunday is held. The property changed hands in 2007 to becoming St. Therese Institute of Faith and Mission, and since 2011 the orchards have been operating as U-Pick.

Please watch the articles below for information about this year's crop and U-Pick announcements. The fruit is usually ready for harvest throughout August, sometimes starting even in late July.

FAQ: What kind of Cherries do you have in the St. Therese Institute orchard?

Our U-Pick cherries are University of Saskatoon developed Dwarf Sour Cherries. They are a great tasting cherry with a high sugar content, perfect for baking, cooking, sauses, or even by themselves as a tart-'n-sweet treat.
You can find out more about the cherries themselves at http://www.fruit.usask.ca/dwarfsourcherries.html .
We have several different varieties of Dwarf Sour Cherry in the orchard — Valentine, Romeo, Juliet, Carmine Jewel and Crimson Passion.
 

Cherry U-Pick 2019 - OPEN DATES

Cherry U-Pick - Additional Picking Dates for 2019

UPDATED Aug 11 2019

The cherry crop is ready for picking -- Come on out and pick your buckets full!
There are 2 5 picking days planned:
- Sunday, August 4
- Bruno Cherry Sunday, August 11
- Monday, August 12 (5pm-8pm)
- Wednesday, August 14 (5pm-8pm)
- Thursday, August 15 (5pm-8pm)

BYOB (Bring Your Own *BUCKET*). U-Pick cost $12 per 4L pail.

The cherries grown in our orchard are a tart-but-sweet U of Saskatchewan developed Sour Dwarf Cherry, that are great for baking, pies, sauces, jams & jellies, or even for eating raw.

Location: St. Therese Institute's Cherry Orchards (650 Ursuline Ave., Bruno, SK)

Any questions? Please contact Everyday Farms: or via their Facebook page.