Temecula's Very Own Blueberry Farm
- Introducing The Graesser Family -
Temecula Berry Co. was established as a family-run farm in the late 90's. Since then, Ray & Mike Graesser (father & son) have planted 10 acres of southern high-bush blueberries in the Temecula Valley.
The Graesser's are committed to providing local residents with great tasting berries that are also one of the 5 Super Foods.
The Temecula Berry Company is officially open for the season!!!
- Farm Hours -
8AM - 6PM
7 Days a week
Friday Night movie at the farm will begin May, 27 2016 @ 8pm. You'll need a chair. See our calendar page for movie specifics. There will be a local food truck and desserts available.
WHAT'S SO GREAT ABOUT BLUEBERRIES?
Blueberries are packed with health promoting ingredients including, vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants. They are one of the five "Super Foods" known to man. Read below and learn why you should be including these little guys into your daily diet!
-- Beneficial For Mental Health --
Studies have shown that consuming Blueberries can reduce the risk of memory loss and Parkinson's disease. They are reduce the risk of cognitive damage and improve short term memory and motor coordination.
-- Cancer Prevention --
Blueberries are packed with Vitamin A, Vitamin C, as well as other phytonutrients that act as Antioxidants, which protects cells from free radical damage. Blueberries help defend the body against tumor growth and decreases inflammation for several different types of cancer such as lung, mouth, pharynx, esophageal, endometrial, pancreatic, prostate and colon.
-- Maintain Healthy Bones --
Blueberries also contain iron, phosphorous, calcium, magnesium, zinc and Vitamin K, which all contribute to forming and maintaining strong bone structure.
-- Lower Blood Pressure --
Blueberries make a great healthy snack alternative because they are sodium free! They also contain potassium and calcium.
-- Beneficial For Diabetics --
Since Blueberries are high in fiber they help Type 1 Diabetics they help lower blood glucose levels. Type 2 Diabetics may have improved blood sugar, lipids and insulin levels!
-- Weight Loss And Digestion --
Blueberries, being high in fiber, helps as a "bulking agent" in the digestive system. Blueberries also help reduce appetite, making you feel fuller for a longer period of time, thereby lowering your overall calorie intake. They also prevent constipation and help maintain a healthy digestive tract.
-- Ward Off Wrinkles --
Blueberries contain a huge amount of Vitamin C. Collagen, the skin's support system relies on Vitamin C to help prevent damage caused by UV rays from the sun, air pollution, and smoke. Vitamin C strengthens Collagen, which in turn smooths out wrinkles and improves overall smoothness of skin.
39700 Cantrell Rd
Temecula, CA 92591
Farmer Mike - 951.225.5552