Our digital guru JT invited me to his home in the nether regions of Selah to pick blackberries this weekend. In the store, blackberries are about $3.99 a pound, which seems silly to pay since they grow wild all over Washington.
Instead of growing your own garden or orchard, why not take advantage of everyone else's? The Yakima Valley is home to the best produce anywhere in the world. Many farms like making it an interactive experience to pick your own fruit. Here's a list of place that offer a u-pick produce.