Blueberry Hill Farm participating in Wild Blueberry Weekend

Blueberry Hill Farm, a University of Maine research facility in Jonesboro, will offer tours of its facility from 10 a.m.–4 p.m. Aug. 6 as part of Wild Blueberry Weekend. 

Visitors will learn how wild blueberries are grown and harvested at the farm and witness various active research projects focused on climate change, nutrition, water retention and pest management. Fact sheets also will be available. 

Blueberry Hill Farm is one of 14 wild blueberry farms participating in Wild Blueberry Weekend, hosted by the Wild Blueberry Commission of Maine, alongside numerous restaurants, inns, bars, wineries, breweries, and distilleries. Learn more on the event website.