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Peach business booming in Green Bluff

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GREEN BLUFF, Wash. -

Peach season is here early because of the warmer weather, and the folks at Green Bluff have been busy.

Jordan Hillis always comes up to Walter’s Fruit Ranch with his family.

“Boys love to pick them and everybody loves to eat them,” he says.

Jason Morrell is excited for the ripe peaches, but he does say there are some challenges with the earlier season.

“Getting the word out to the customers is hard because they're remembering, 'Oh early August is peaches, late July is cherries.' Cherries have been done for two weeks,” he says.

You also have to pick them quickly because the trees can get too loaded. “if they keep growing it'll break that branch and we want to save the peach tree for next year,” Morrell says.

Morrell says now is the perfect time to head over to Green Bluff and get some fruit for your home.

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