Scott Fais – Tankful Around Florida
The following is Scott Fais’ weekly blog detailing discoveries made while traveling through Florida and along the road of life.
They’re like Super Markets, Super Heroes and Super-Sized Combo meals.
With “super duper” the rage, Lakeland is getting into the super-fruit business. Through the first week of June, everything at the Shady Oak Farm is turning blue.
“One of our main rules, we tell everybody ‘You have to come back with a blue tongue,'” says Shady Oak Farm office manager Retta Faye “Sunshine” Baucom.
On the day we visited, the bubbly Retta Faye wore her best overalls and played perfect hostess.
Blueberries, more than 3 million of them, are ready for the picking. There are six different varieties to plop into your bucket.