A History of Commitment To Quality, Tasty Blueberries!
High Quality Blueberries Since 1951
Carter Farms, Inc. is a modern blueberry farm in Bladen County, North Carolina – located near White Lake. In business since 1951, the farm started with 12 acres and now has more than 550. A new state-of-the-art packing facility was added in 2012 with focus on food safety. The owners’ plans call for an expansion with new robust varieties of blueberry cultivars.
Ralph and Sonya Carter, the owners, are members of the Carolina Blueberry Association Cooperative. Ralph Carter serves as vice-president of Carolina Blueberry Association and president of the North Carolina Blueberry Council, Inc.. Tons of Carter’s blueberries are purchased by consumers in other states. But in Bladen County locals will stop in and pick up a flat or two during the season for their home use. The Carters are committed to treating customers with courtesy and appreciation – no matter how many of their luscious blueberries are purchased.
Carter Farms, Inc. strives to be a business of integrity while seeking out opportunities to be active and supportive of others. The company encourages and supports education in their area and has been of service to civic groups, fund-raisers and faith-based initiatives.
Carter Farms Inc. is a leader in the North Carolina blueberry industry. Examples of this are in their equipment investment or advanced farming methods. The new breakthroughs that Carter Farms embraced have encouraged other farms to adopt new equipment and technology. This result has strengthened the entire industry in the state. Taking forward approaches to business has been a healthy step for the consumer, the environment and product demand.
Carter Farms, Inc. has an ongoing safety program and good agricultural management practices.
Carter Farms Inc. is a member of the North Carolina Blueberry Council, Inc., The US Highbush Blueberry Council and the North American Blueberry Council.
All blueberries are packaged in clamshells in 4.4 oz., 6 oz, pints and 2 lb. containers. Specialty packs available by request.
Blueberries by the flat
12 pints per flat – early May through June
7828 U.S. 701, White Lake, NC 28337
Call for information (910) 862-2732