Tammy's focus is on native, shade, herbal, rose and heirloom vegetable gardening. She actively works to use all that the gardens produce for food and in the making of unique popular crafts. Tammy is constantly working to create simpler ideas for greener more productive as well as attractive gardens. Tammy is a Master Gardener located in Northern Kentucky where she presently lives with her husband David, son Alex and exchange student Julius Behr and their six rescued dogs.
 

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Where to go to Pick Your Own(PYO) Fruits in Kentucky
by Tammy Weiss - posted 09/30/11

Thinking of something different to do this weekend with the kids, your sweetheart or just yourself? Kentucky has a number of great Pick your Own (PYO) available in most counties. I found most of the information I needed tp get started at : http://www.pickyourown.org

 



Kentucky's U-Pick Farms and Orchards, sorted by county

Adair County

  • The Berry Patch - pyo strawberries, already-picked strawberries
    Friendship Pike, Campbellsville, KY 42718. Phone: 270-699-1595.. Open: seven days a week from sunrise to sundown, except on Sundays when we open at 1 pm, during May and early June; For already picked berries, please call ahead so that we May serve you better!
  • Rainy Hollow Blueberries - blueberries,
    6531 Milltown Road, Gradyville, KY 42742. Phone: 270-378-5410. Alternate Phone: 270-250-1365.Open: Monday through Saturday, from 6 am to 7 pm; Closed on Sunda

Boone County

  • Benton Farms - u-pick pumpkins, school field trips, u-pick Sweet corn, green beans.
    11946 Old Lexington Pike, Boone County, Walton, KY 41094. Phone: (859) 485-7000. Fax: (859) 485-3777.   Open: Saturdays and Sundays only from 11:30am to 6 pm. Pumpkin Days Weekends in October. Hayrides, barnyard animals for viewing.                                                                                                                             
  • Fryman Farms - blackberries, pears, pumpkins, raspberries (red), strawberries, Fresh eggs
    9716 East Bend Rd, Burlington, KY 41005. Phone: 859-586-4576.. Open: Monday to Friday from 8am to 7pm : Saturday and Sunday 7am to 5pm.  Strawberries May 1 to June 1 , Blackberries June ;Raspberries [red] July Pumpkins September. Payment: Cash, Check. . Bring a container to pick in. Call for availability. (UPDATED: February 15, 2011) (ADDED: March 19, 2010)
  • McGlasson Farms - strawberries, tomatoes, pumpkins, Other fruit or veg, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, and prepicked produce, restrooms, picnic area
    5832 River Road, Hebron, KY 41048. Phone: 859-689-5229. . Crops are usually available in June, July, August, September, October. Open: Monday through Friday 9am to 6pm, Saturday & Sunday 9am to 5pm Strawberries late May to mid June, July 1 through October 31 for all other fruits and vegetables Payment: Cash, Check. Turnip and Mustard greens available for pick your own

Bourbon County

  • Reed Valley Orchard - U-pick apples (including Gala, McIntosh, Cortland, Mutsu, Stayman Winesap, York, Granny Smith, Fuji, and many more), pears (including Asian/Nashi), peaches, blueberries, black raspberries, blackberries, Pumpkins, Indian corn, gourds.
    239 Lail Lane, Paris, KY, 40361. Phone: 859-987-6480. Open: July to Nov*
    Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, 10am to 5:30 pm; Closed Sunday and Tuesday; Open Labor Day. (* hours change with daylight savings time); December: call for hours. . Follow signs to Apple Barn. Pancakes, & Daylily Jubilee - Jun 25, 8am to 6pm. Back Forty Nature Walk & Country Festival - October 1. Country store, restrooms, school and group tours by appointment, guided orchard tours, historic stagecoach walking trail (self-tour), gift shop, candy, apple cider, slushies, picnic area.

Bracken County

  • Bracken Berry Farm - blackberries, raspberries, rhubarb, and prepicked produce, snacks and refreshment stand
    4020 Woodward Road, Germantown, KY 41044. Phone: 606-728-5419. E Crops are usually available all year. Open: In season7 days Sunday up to Sunday down. Call first. Blackberries will start the 1st week in July. Raspberries will start the 1st or 2nd week in August. Payment: Cash, Check. We have delicious honey and home made preserves made with 100% all natural ingredients!!!
  • Brackenridge Berry Farm - blueberries
    1090 Belmont Road, Brooksville, KY 41004. Phone: 6067352490.  Belmont, the farm is on the right. Open: Monday through Sunday 8am to 5pm Berries become available toward the end of June, through July, and may progress into August. Payment: Cash, only.
  • Hillside Orchard - apples, pumpkins, raspberries, prepicked produce, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, school tours
    4979 Aa Highway N, Foster, KY 41043. Phone: 606-747-5635.  Crops are usually available in August, September, October, November, December. Open: May to December 24; Friday 3 pm to 7 pm, Saturday 10 am to 7 pm and Sunday 12 pm to 7 pm. Payment: Cash, Check. (

Carlisle County

  • Twin Willows Farm - blackberries, blueberries, peaches
    2874 S.R. 1372, Bardwell, KY 42023. Phone: 270-562-0792.  Crops are usually available in June, July, August. Open: Monday to Saturday, Please call for picking times as this will be our first picking year and I do not want to disappoint customers. Payment: Cash, Check. We also sell Kentucky Mountain Saddle Horses. Great trail horses and very family friendly.

Casey County

  • Rainbow Harvest Farm - blackberries, blueberries, raspberries (Autumn, red), strawberries, prepicked produce, farm market, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand
    175 East Brushy Branch Road, Liberty, KY 42539. Phone: 606-787-9142.Open: From June 1st until October 31st we are open 7 days a week from 8:00 am until 4:00 pm All other dates, call to get jams, jellies, juice and gift boxes. Strawberries are available from June 1st until first frost in October; Blueberries in June and July, Blackberries from late June till mid-August, and raspberries from August 1st until first frost in October. Payment: Cash, Check. We carry a full line of jams and jellies, both regular and sugar free. We also produce fruit juices. We also have gift boxes available for presents.

Christian County

  • Amazing Acres - blueberries, pumpkins, strawberries, gift shop, restrooms, picnic area, petting zoo, farm animals, birthday parties, school tours
    3445 Deason Lane, Hopkinsville, KY 42240. Phone: 270-881-2445.  Directions:  Open: by appointment Please call first No DROP INS Payment: Cash, Check. Our farm has pet-able KY wildlife
  • Christian Way Farm - peaches, pumpkins, gift shop, restrooms, picnic area, farm animals, school tours
    19590 Linville Road, Hopkinsville, KY 42240. Phone: 270-269-2434. Fax: 270-269-8100.  Crops are usually available in July, August, September, October. Open: April thru July for Spring/Summer scheduled farm tours. September thru October for scheduled weekday farm tours. Open Saturdays September and October to the public from 10 am to 5 pm. Payment: Cash, Check. Spring tours emphasize teaching visitors about how farmers grow our food. 
  • Lost Valley Farm - strawberries, pumpkins, corn maze
    3867 State Route 175N, Bremen, KY, 42325. Phone: (270) 525-9720. Open: Early May - strawberries. Jun 1-Nov 1, M/ W/F & Sat; 1pm-6pm. October 1-October 31: Please call to arrange tours in Oct. . U-Pick: Strawberries, upon request. October - Group tours to corn maze and pumpkin patch. School tours, hay rides, air-conditioned market, bathroom with hot water.
  • Lovell's Lacy Orchard & Pumpkin Patch - apples, blueberries, peaches, pumpkins, tomatoes, Honey from hives on the farm, Cider mill (fresh apple cider made on the premises), and prepicked produce, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, petting zoo, farm animals, birthday parties, school tours, events at your location (call for info)
    22850 Coal Creek Road, Hopkinsville, KY 42240. Phone: 270-269-2242. Crops are usually available in June, July, August, September, October. Open: Monday to Saturday: 8:00 am to 6:00 p.m. Sunday: 12:00 pm to 5:00 p.m. Peach / Vegetable Season : June 15th - September. 1st Apple Season: September 1st - Thanksgiving Pumpkin Patch: September 15th Payment: Cash, Check. We grow a large variety of unusual pumpkins that can not be found at other patches.  (UPDATED: August 14, 2009)

Daviess County

  • Blueberries of Daviess County -blueberries
    Hill Bridge Road, 270-929-8083, Utica, KY  42376   Home Phone:  270-926-6510. 
  • Reid's Orchard - Strawberries, peaches, apples, horse and wagon rides
    4812 KY 144, Owensboro, KY 42303. Phone: (270) 685-2444. Open: 8-6. Also, fall decorations, relishes, fruit butters, jellies, holiday fruit baskets Apple Festival - October 21st & 22nd 10-6 on Saturday, 12-6 on Sun. Crafts, food, carnival rides. Live band.

Fayette County

  • Duntreath Farm - U-pick apples.
    4954 Paris Pike, Lexington, KY, 40511. Phone: 859-299-2254. . Open: Year round by appointment only. 
  • Kelley Farms - Uses integrated pest management practices, blackberries, pumpkins, winter squash,
    6483 Old Richmond Road, Lexington, KY 40515. Phone: 859-948-8700. Fax: 859-543-9464. Open: Wednesdays: 5:00 pm— 10:00 pm Fridays: 5:00 pm— 10:00 pm Saturdays: 11:00 am — 10:00 pm closed Sundays. Corn Maze and Fall Festival September 9th - October 30 2010. We use integrated pest management practices. Payment: Cash, Check, Visa/MasterCard. 
  • Reed Valley Orchard - Blueberries, blackberries, black raspberries
    239 Lail Lane, Paris, KY 40361.  Phone: (859) 987-6480. Our varieties of blackberries are all thornless and begin ripening early to mid July. They will be available into late August. Black raspberries: Sweet and full of flavor. These black jewels are a treat to any palette. Picking season mid June to July. Blueberries: You can pick your own and save! If you need a large quantity pre-picked, please phone ahead and reserve  You may want to check out our blackberries when you call or visit, they mix very well to make a fantastic blackberry, blueberry jam (aka black & blue). Come on down to the valley and enjoy our Kentucky fresh blueberries beginning mid June through mid August. 

Grant County

  • Barker's Blackberry Hill Winery - blackberries
    16629 Mt. Zion-Verona Road, Crittenden, KY 41030. Phone: (859) 428-0377. open 8 a.m. til dark (call first).follow signs to winery.
     
  • Farmer Bill - U-pick pumpkins, gourds, cushaws, corn maze, petting zoo, playground, hayrides, haunted barn, etc. Country Christmas: carriage rides, Christmas trees, wreaths, and crafts.
    1790 Baton Rouge Road, Williamstown, KY, 41097. Phone: 859-823-1058. Phone: 859-824-7612.  Open: June to October; December. For events and times go to website. Local crafts and gifts. Certified kitchen, restrooms. School tours, private parties (birthday, etc.) Farmfest - September thru October:
  • Keith's Produce - corn (sweet), strawberries,
    1090 Day Road, Dry Ridge, KY 41035. Phone: 859-391-4433. Open: Strawberries: May 24 to June 15 Monday to Saturday 8:30 am to 7:30 pm; Sunday 1:00 pm to 7:30 pm; Please call before coming to be advised of crop and weather conditions; Sweet Corn: July 1 to September 30 Monday to Friday by appointment.  Strawberries: May 24 to June 15; Sweet corn: July 1 to September 30 by appointment. Payment: Cash, Check.
  • Pennington Family Farms & Country Pumpkins - Minimizes chemical and pesticide use, beans, corn (sweet), herbs/spices, melons, peppers, pumpkins, summer squash, tomatoes, Honey from hives on the farm, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, face painting, petting zoo, farm animals, birthday parties, school tours, events at your location (call for info)
    2165 Sherman Mount Zion Road, Dry Ridge, KY 41035. Phone: 8594282229. Alternate Phone: 8593912057.Open: Spring and Summer Months -  We minimize use of pesticides and other chemicals. Payment: Cash, Check, Visa/MasterCard. October 17th - cornhole tournament; October 31st - end of the year bash - live music, costume contest, etc. see facebook events page for details.

Graves County

  • The Berry Farm - strawberries, U-pick and already picked, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, school tours
    2966 Hudson Road, Fulton, KY 42041. Phone: 270-468-0110. Alternate Phone: 270-970-1000. . Open: Monday to Saturday, from 7 am to 7 pm; Closed Sundays. Strawberries: late April - first week in June. Payment: Cash, Check. We grow Chandler strawberries on black plastic. We also offer school tours featuring hayride, observation beehive, games, strawberry picking. 
  • Grayson County
  • VanMeter Family Farm - strawberries,
    164 Old Peonia Loop Road, Clarkson, KY 42726. Phone: 270-242-9056. Open: Tuesday and Saturday, from 1pm to 8pm; Call for appointment for other days; Closed Sunday. 

Green County

  • Sangreal Farms - blueberries, pumpkins, walnuts, Christmas trees-you choose and you cut, Christmas trees- you choose and we cut, Living Christmas trees (to plant later), saws provided, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field
    910 Bramlett Kemp Road, Greensburg, KY 42743. Phone: 270-932-2366. Open: Most days 8am - Evening. Call first. Blueberries: June to July Pumpkins: October Trees: Year round Payment: Cash, Check. Sangreal Farms is approx 280 acres bordered by Russell Creek. Great canoeing, hiking, fishing and primitive camping. Bring your 4 wheeler or horse and enjoy the day.
  • Spring Hollow Farms Herb Cottage & Berries - follow organic methods, blackberries, blueberries, herbs/spices, other berries, raspberries, and prepicked produce
    383 Happyville Road, Greensburg, KY 42743. Phone: 270-932-6233. Open: Closed Sundays. No set hours. Call before making the drive. Blueberries May 20 to July 15,Red Raspberries Late August to mid-October, Black raspberries June to July, Blackberries Aug and September. We use natural practices, but are not yet certified Organic. Payment: Cash, only. Herb Cottage is closed for the winter season.

Greenup County

  • Higgins Farm - Blueberries, restrooms
    Hoods Run, Greenup, KY 41144. Phone: 606 8313089. Open: June through July Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday 7:00 am - 12:00 pm.  Payment: Cash, only. 

Hardin County

  • Rosenberger Farm - strawberries!
    10500 Rineyville Big Springs Road, Rineyville, KY 40162. Phone: 270-862-9252. Open: Sun-up to sun-down the entire season which is usually the month of May. picnic tables, small lunch menu, bottled drinks available, port a potties. Payment: Cash, Check, No credit cards. Will barter for goods or labor. 
  • Brangers Hydroponic Farm - UPDATE June 7, 2008: "We have sold the strawberry part of the farm to another individual and we still sell blueberries but not u-pick"
    1969 Bethlehem Academy Road, Cecilia, KY 42724.

Hart County

  • Blueberry Croft Farm and Nursery - No pesticides are used, blueberries,
    710 Jericho Church Road, Cub Run, KY 42729. Phone: (270) 908-0703.Open: Closed Sundays; Open June and July, by appointment only; Call (270) 908 am to 0703 to see if blueberries are available. Picking updates June and July, by appointment only; Call (270) 908 to 0703 to see if blueberries are available. We do not use pesticides on the crops. Payment: Cash, only. Blueberry plants for sale.
  • Dennison's Roadside Market - U-Pick strawberries, blackberries and pumpkins.
    5824 S Jackson Hwy, Horse Cave, KY 42749. Phone: (270) 786-1663. Fax: (270) 786-5884. Open: Apr-October 31, Monday to Saturday 9 am to 5pm; Sun, 12pm-6pm.  Antique Tractor Show - Sep 24-25. Hayrides available in fall, petting zoo, straw tunnel. Restrooms.

Henderson County

  • High Hill Orchard - vegetables and fruit (specifics unknown)
    1018 Alves Ferry Road, Henderson , KY 42420. Phone: 270-546-7442. Open: Summer and early fall, most days. Payment: cash, credit cards.
     
  • Hillcrest Baskets & Greenhouse - blackberries, flowers, herbs/spices, lavender, peppers, pumpkins, summer squash, winter squash, already-picked produce (of the pyo crops), gift shop, farm animals, school tours, events at your location (call for info)
    4201 Anthoston-frog Island Rd, Henderson , KY 42420. Phone: 270 827 2275. Alternate Phone: 2705777575. Fax: 270 827 2275.Open: April - October as in season for each crop; Open Fridays and by appointment; 9 am to 4pm Basket shop open year round. Picking updates:  Handmade Kentucky-Crafted baskets, classes on weaving and caning. Garden classes for children and adults. Farm animal petting and feeding educational tour. Greenhouse packs full of flowers, bedding plants, herbs and landscape shrubs. Fresh from the Garden produce. 

Henry County

  • Blueberry Hill Farm - blueberries, Honey from hives on the farm, and prepicked produce, farm animals, school tours
    5380 Campbellsburg Road, Campbellsburg, KY 40011. Phone: 502-532-0110.Crops are usually available in June, July, August, September, October. Open: Wednesdays and Saturdays- please check our website for current information and schedules or call first to check. Blueberries are normally available the second week of June; We will have berries up through the first week of August; Our U-Pick prices will be $12;00/gallon; Our 'Picked for You' pumpkins will be available roadside from the last weekend in September through October. Payment: Cash, Check. Asparagus is available each April and May in either green or purple. The price is $2.75 bundle Blueberry Hill Farm also sells fresh brown eggs. These eggs are laid from non-medicated chickens that run free on roughly 3/4 acre. Our eggs are $2.00 dozen. When the bees cooperate we will also have honey available in 1lb. jars for $4.75 each. 
  • Jefferson County
  • Hidden Hollow Orchard and Wildlife Sanctuary - apples, U-pick and picked to order
    3200 Apple Hill Road,  Louisville, KY 40245. Phone: (502) 243-4196. Alternate phone: (502) 897-0719.  Open:  July 1-November 1, daylight-dark. 50 varieties of you-pick and market apples to order, nestled in a wildlife sanctuary. (UPDATED: October 11, 2010)
  • Tower View Farm and Nursery: You-pick thornlessblackberries, raspberries, green beans. U-Cut: fresh flowers. Christmas trees, Restrooms
    12523 Taylorsville Road, Jeffersontown, KY, 40299. Phone: 502-267-2066. Fax: 502-267-2094. Open: Jan 1-Dec 31, Monday through Saturday, 8am to 7pm; Sunday, 10am to 5pm.  Handmade rocking chairs, Amish furniture, handmade baskets, crafts, afghans, wood bowls, gourmet coffee, school tours by appointment. Christmas trees grown in Kentucky. Nursery items also available, trees, shrubs, bedding plants, mulch, etc.

Kenton County

  • Pumpkin Patch - pumpkins, snacks and refreshment stand, petting zoo, school tours and much more around Halloween (see the listing under pumpkin patches!)
    12478 Madison Pike, Independence, KY 41051. Phone: 859-356-1669.  Crops are usually available in June, October. Open: Saturday 11am to 4 pm, Sunday 1 pm to 4 pm; Pumpkin Patch is open the last weekend in September and the month of October up until Halloween Payment: Cash, Check. Hay rides, maze and petting farm. Original antique barns on 110 acres. 

Larue County

  • Heartland Blueberries -  blackberries, blueberries, prepicked produce, restrooms
    3704 New Jackson Hwy, Hodgenville, KY 42748. Phone: 270-358-5837. Crops are usually available in June, July. Open: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday 8am to 7pm. Blueberries are ripe June through July; Our dates will be updated when picking season gets closer. Payment: Cash, Check, Visa/MasterCard.  
  • Hinton's Orchard & Farm Market (formerly the Tommy Bennett Orchard) - U-pick peaches, pumpkins, Honey from hives on the farm, and prepicked produce, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, birthday parties, school tours
    8631 Campbellsville Road, Hodgenville, KY 42748. Phone: 270-325-3854.  Crops are usually available in July, August, September, October. Open: July-Labor Day: Tues-Saturday from  9 am to 6pm Labor Day-September: Monday to Saturday from  9 am to 6pm October: Monday to Thursday 9 am to 6pm, Friday & Saturday from  9 am to 9pm Corn Maze opens Labor Day weekend. Payment: Cash, Check, Visa/MasterCard. 

Lawrence County

Madison County

  • Acres of Land Winery - U-pick table grapes
    2285 Barnes Mill Road, Richmond, KY, 40475. Phone: 859-328-3000. Open: March to December, Tue-Sunday, 10-am to Dark. Directions: I-75 to exit 87. Travel west on Highway 876, six miles from the interstate. Winery is on the right. Restaurant, winery, gift shop, tasting room, restrooms, vineyard tours, community building for wedding receptions reunions, and corporate picnics.

McCracken County

  • Green's 'Silo House' Farms - blackberries, blueberries, boysenberries, flowers, melons, raspberries (red), raspberries (Spring, red), raspberries (Autumn, red), raspberries (black), raspberries (Spring, black), raspberries (Autumn, black), strawberries, U-pick and already picked, school tours
    7435 New Hope Church Rd, Paducah, KY 42001. Phone: (270) 534-1005. Alternate Phone: (270) 210-5789. Fax: (270) 534-1005. Strawberries: April 7 to May 15, Blackberries: June 1 to August 31, Blueberries: June 1 to July 31. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. We also have an extensive variety of trees and ornamental shrubs.
  • Wurth Farms LLC - pumpkins, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, face painting, pony rides, petting zoo, birthday parties, school tours
    1720 South Friendship Road, Paducah, KY 42003. Phone: 270-554-1403Crops are usually available in October. Open: Saturday 9am to 6pm weather permitting and Sunday noon to 5pm also weather permitting. Open to the public every weekend (Saturday & Sunday only) in October Payment: Cash, Check, Visa/MasterCard.

Meade County

  • Roberts Family Farm - blackberries, pumpkins, winter squash, Other fruit or veg, Honey from hives on the farm, and prepicked produce, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, petting zoo, farm animals, birthday parties, school tours
    125 Kennedy Road, Guston, KY 40142. Phone: 2704222361.  Crops are usually available in September, October. Open: Monday thru Friday, 6 pm til dark Saturday and Sunday, 1 pm til dark farm opens 2nd weekend in September and runs til October 31st; open 6 til dark on weekdays and 1 til dark on weekends Payment: Cash, Check. Also prepicked gourds, straw bales, cushaw, dried gourds, indian corn, corn fodder and more.

Menifee County

  • Crisp, Greene Garden - No pesticides are used, cucumbers, herbs/spices, onions, tomatoes, other vegetables, Fresh eggs, U-pick and already picked
    2451 Peter Trace Rd, Means, KY 40346. Phone: 606-484-0131. Alternate Phone: 606-768-6150.  Open: Pick your own vegetables from July through September 8:00 am through 5:00 pm; Monday through Saturday. . Pick your own vegetables from July through about September. We do not use pesticides on the crops. Payment: Cash, only.

Metcalfe County

  • Bluegrass Blueberries - blueberries
    8080 Subtle Road, Edmonton, KY, 42129. Phone: 270-432-5836.  Family run nursery specializing in blueberries only, both fruit and plants for sale. Plants available year around, can be shipped or picked up at farm, credit cards accepted, please phone for farm tour or visit as we do not have set business hours, we specialize in helping new growers and first time back yard gardners.  Come and be a part of the annual Edmonton CB Foods Blueberry Festival held at the Edmonton CB Food store in mid June, blueberry pie eating contest, drawings and lots of other fun things to do. For more information on Festival dates phone Paul or Tana Shade at 270-432-4674. At the Bluegrass Blueberries Farm & Nursery enjoy the farm animals including Miniature Horses, Alpacas, Miniature Donkey, rare Sundog Toy Cattle  and other various farm animals. Look over the pre Civil War Log Cabin and enjoy a day of family fun picking blueberries. Please phone ahead as we have no set business hours. Blueberry fruit available during season, usually end of May to middle of July, phone ahead for appointment or to place an order. Handicap welcome, restroom facilities on site.
  • Fuller's Hillside Nursery - Uses natural growing practices, blueberries,
    9315 Summer Shade Road, Summer Shade, KY 42166. Phone: 270-646-8620 Open: Call for appointment to pick; Already picked blueberries are available upon request/ We will begin picking the end of June and will continue picking through the month of July; We also sell blueberry bushes. We use natural practices, but are not yet certified Organic. Payment: Cash, only. We have grown our Jersey blueberries organically for 3 years and I hope to have my Organic Certification in hand before we begin to pick. Come visit us at the 8th Annual Blueberry Festival in Edmonton June 26 & 27th.
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  • Montgomery County
  • Bramble Ridge Orchard - apples, blackberries, and prepicked produce, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, face painting, farm animals, birthday parties, school tours
  • 2726 Osborne Road, Mt. Sterling, KY 40353. Phone: 859-498-9123.  Open: Tuesday to Saturday , 9 am to 5 pm Open Sundays in September and October. Payment: Cash, Check.

Nelson County

  • Bardstown's Ceder Springs Berry Farm - blackberries,
    391 Hunters Lane West, Bardstown, KY 40004. Phone: 502-460-0465 Crops are usually available in July, August. Open: 7:00 am to 9:00 pm. Blackberries: Call for available picking times and directions. We use natural practices, but are not yet certified Organic. Payment: Cash, only.

Owen County

  • Ayres Family Orchard - apples, blackberries, grapes, pears, peaches, persimmons, plums, Other fruit or veg, Cider mill (fresh apple cider made on the premises), gift shop, birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties, school tours
    525 Wilson Lane, Moterey, KY 40359. Phone: 502-514-1594. Alternate Phone: 402-484-5236. Open: Monday to Friday 8 am to 8, Saturday 8 am to 8, Closed Sunday.  Payment: Cash, Check, WIC Vouchers. (ADDED: September 04, 2009)

Perry County

  • Holliday Farms - flowers, and prepicked produce, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, face painting, farm animals, school tours
    below Homeplace Clinic, Airy, KY 41701. Crops are usually available in October. Open: weekends 9 am to 6 pm; Call on weekdays; groups of 10 or more please call ahead Payment: Cash, Check.

Pulaski County

  • Burnside Florist And Greenhouses - blueberries, blackberries, raspberries,
    5780 South Highway 27, Somerset , KY 42501. Phone: 606-271-0342.  Crops are usually available in June, July, August, September, October. Open: "Monday to Sunday 8am to 5:30 pm". Payment: Cash, Check, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. We also sell blueberry, blackberry, and raspberry plants. 
  • Haney's Appledale Farm - pumpkins, PYO apples
    8350 West 80, Nancy, KY, 42544-8756. Phone: 606-636-6148. Open: March to Dec, Monday through Saturday, 8:30am to 5:30pm; Sunday, 1pm-5:30.  sweet corn, green beans, melons in season. Apple cider, apple cider slushies (in season), bakery items, jams, jellies, honey, sorghum, candies. Gift shop items. Food & drink. Farm tours, school tours (school days only), restrooms.
  • Wilson's Cedar Point Farm - blackberries, strawberries,  Upick and pre-picked strawberries.
    66 Garfield Tarter Rd, Nancy, KY 42544. Phone: 606-305-8762. Alternate Phone: 606-305-6647. Open: every day from 9am to 8pm during the 2010 strawberry picking season; We foresee being open til the end of May possibly longer. We open May 10 for the 2010 strawberry picking season; The season usually lasts about a month. Payment: Cash, Check. 

Rockcastle County

  • Sigmon Farms - Homegrown Mixed Vegetables, Pumpkins, Pumpkin Festival, Farm Tours.
    477 Rimmell Cemetery Road Mt. Vernon, KY 40456. Phone: 606- 256-2781. Email: sigmonfarm@hotmail.com. Open: 9am- 9pm. A visitor suggested this farm, saying they have "a variety of home grown products ,Beef Cattle, Hogs, Goats, Garden Plants, alfalfa and Mixed Hay, Straw and Field Corn.  Provide farm tours for school children and special education children. Produce top notch Alfalfa hay and mixed orchard grass. Grow beef cattle and meat hogs. Also have a large number of goats. 

Russell County

  • Frenchvalley Farms - U-pick blueberries, pumpkins, mums, gourds, Indian corn.
    1842 N. Main Street, Jamestown, KY, 42629. Phone: 270-343-5052. Open: Apr-Nov, Monday through Friday, 10am to 5pm; Saturday, 8am to 5pm; Sunday, 1pm-5pm; (Central Time Zone).  Mums/Pumpkins Weekends-first two weekends in October. Giant pumpkin giveaway each weekend.
  • Triple Creek Berry Farm - blueberries, raspberries (red), raspberries (yellow), raspberries (black), U-pick and already picked, farm market
    3805 West Highway 80, Russell Springs, KY 42642. Phone: 270-507-6292. Open: Thursday to Saturday, from 6 am to 1 pm; June 15 to August 15; Closed Sunday to Wednesday.  We are a Kentucky Proud farm, use organic methods to grow our berries, so no chemical pesticides are used. We will pick for you, just call to schedule a time to pick up your berries. We have berry bushes for sale, and will conduct educational tours at your request.
  • Evans Orchard and Cider Mill - apples, blackberries, blueberries, flowers, grapes, pears, peaches, pumpkins, raspberries (Autumn, red), U-pick and already picked, farm market, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, face painting, pony rides, petting zoo, farm animals, birthday parties, school tours, events at your location (call for info)
    180 Stone Road, Georgetown, KY 40324. Phone: 5028632255. Open: Tuesday to Saturday from 9:30am to 6:00pm, Sundays from 12:00pm to 6:00pm.  Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, AmEx. Fresh vegetables all spring and summer, peaches, apples and pumpkins in the fall, Bushels of Family Fun all year long in our playland and petting zoo! Festivals include: Sweet Corn Festival third Saturday in July, Apple Festival second weekend in September and Harvest Festival beginning the third weekend in September and continuing through the end of October. Come explore all we have to offer at Evans Orchard!.
  • Goose Creek Berries - beans, beets, blackberries, broad beans, broccoli, carrots, corn (sweet), cucumbers, eggplant, onions, peas, peppers, raspberries, rhubarb, strawberries, tomatoes, prepicked produce, PYO vegetables, restrooms
    1287 Newtown Pike, Georgetown, KY 40324. Phone: 502-316-4336. Crops are usually available in April through October. Open: See our website for current hours We are a KY Proud producer.  Payment: Cash,  Visa/Mastercard and Discover.
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  • Shelby County
  • Cedar Haven Farm - Certified Organic, blackberries, U-pick and already picked
    8 Earthaven Drive, Waddy, KY 40076. Phone: 502-682-7988. Open: July 15 through August 15 Monday through Friday, from 8 am to 12 noon. Directions: We are certified organic for all crops! Payment: Cash, Check. 
  • Gallrein Farms - U-pick strawberries, pumpkins, Hayrides to pumpkin patch in fall. Free petting zoo.
    1029 Vigo road, Shelbyville, KY, 40065. Phone: 502-633-4849.  Open: Monday through Saturday, 9am to 6pm; Sunday, 1pm-5pm.  Mailing address: 1826 Cropper Road. Prepicked: Specializes in sweet corn, with 18 varieties on 100 acres. Also prepicked strawberries, blackberries, apples and pumpkins.  Bedding plants (annual flowers-perennials-herbs), hanging baskets. Honey, jams, jellies. Fruit and vegetable dressings. Handmade Amish furniture.  Picnic pavilion with heat and air, tables/chairs. School and group tours welcome by appointment. Restrooms.

Spencer County

  • The Berry Farm: You-pick and market blackberries, seedless grapes, gourds, turnips, rhubarb, sweet corn, cabbage, sweet potatoes, bell peppers, tomatoes and pumpkins.
    Taylorsville, KY. Phone: 477-2334. Open: Monday to Saturday, 8 am to 7 pm; Sunday, 2-7 pm, through November 1
  • Cheeks Produce: Market home-grown beans, sweet bicolor corn, super-sweet bicolor white corn, green beans, tomatoes, cabbage, peppers, eggplant, squash, cucumbers, broccoli, Brussels sprouts, romaine and buttercrunch lettuce. Other fruits and vegetables, bedding plants, hanging flower baskets, sorghum, local honey and "sugar-free" jams.
    4578 Taylorsville Road, Taylorsville, KY. Phone:  477-1277. Open: Monday to Saturday, 10 am to 7 pm ; Sunday, noon-7 pm , through Dec. 24.
  •  Blueberry Orchard: You-pick blueberries 2 miles off Ky. 1066, Taylorsville, KY. Phone: 252-8239. Open: from late June through July on Wednesday-Sunday, 8am to dark. 
  • Fairfield Fruits - Uses natural growing practices, blackberries,
    6130 Little Union Road (Kentucky State Route 652), Fairfield, KY 40071. Phone: 502-507-1248.. Open: Monday to Saturday, from 9 am to 6 pm, June 20 to August 15. We use natural practices, but are not seeking organic certification. Payment: Cash, only. 

Taylor County

  • The Berry Patch - strawberries,
    2218 Old Greensburg Road, Campbellsville, Kentucky, KY 42718. Phone: 270-699-1595.. Open: seven days a week from sunrise until dark; Sundays we open at 1pm. Strawberries by the gallon available for sale or pick your own; Berries are available from approximately May 10 to early June. Payment: Cash, Check.
  • Burton's Garden Center - U-pick blackberries
    2212 Saloma Road, Campbellsville, KY, 42718. Phone: 270-789-1239. Fax: 270-789-1239. Open: Apr  to October, Monday through Saturday, 8am to 8pm; Closed Sun. Restrooms.

Trimble County

  • Bray Orchards & Roadside Market - U-pick strawberries, green beans, apples, tomatoes, pumpkins, hayrides to pumpkin patch
    2580 Hwy 42, Bedford, KY, 40006. Phone: 502-255-3607. Open: May  to October 30, daily, 8:30am to 7pm; October 31-Nov 30, daily, 8:30am to 5:30pm. Directions: FMailing address: 196 Bray Ridge Road. Jams, jellies, bakery items. Homemade ice cream, soft drinks. Trimble County Apple Festival in Bedford - September 10-11. Picnic tables. School tours. Restrooms.

Warren County

  • Jackson's Orchard and Nursery - U-Pick apples, peaches and pumpkins; Corn maze, straw castle, wagon rides.
    1280 Slim Island Road, Bowling Green, KY 42101. Phone: (270) 781-5303.  Open Monday-Saturday mid-April through August and seven days a week September through November (8am-6pm Mon.-Sat., 1-6pm Sun.) Our customers can pick their own apples starting Labor Day weekend through mid-October. Restrooms available. Picnic area. Concessions with fried pies, apple cider slushes, ice cream, hot dogs, soft drinks, carmel apples. Credit cards accepted in gift shop. Cash only at concessions and fall activities. Fall corn maze, hay rides, petting farm, inflatables, straw castle, face painting. School tours: Sep & Oct.

Washington County

  • 1851 Historic Maple Hill Manor - Apples, grapes, pears, peaches, plums, and prepicked produce, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, face painting, pony rides, petting zoo
    2941 US150 Perryville Road, Springfield, KY 40069. Phone: 859-336-3075. Fax: 859-336-3076. Crops are usually available in April through September. Open: Overnight Accommodations - Year-round ($100-$175/night - includes Homemade Dessert and Full Country "Gourmet" Breakfast), Alpaca & Llama Shearing Day (mid-April, call for date), Alpaca Fiber Festival (First Saturday in October), Farm Store Open to Public - Thursday-Sunday, 12noon-5pm EST or Call for an Appointment, Historic Home Tours - $5/person or $4/child, Extended Farm Store Holiday Hours 10am-8pm EST, Daily in Nov. & Dec.), Holiday Open House (First Saturday in December). Available for private groups: Family Reunions, Retreats, Business Socials - call for details and pricing. Payment: Cash, Check, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, AmEx. Asian Pears, apricots, persimmons, mulberries, raspberries, blackberries, blueberries, and grapes!

Whitley County

  • Double Hart Farm - U-pick strawberries, tomatoes, and green beans
    6550 Cumberland Falls Road, Corbin, KY, 40701. Phone: 606-523-0465. Open: May  to September, Monday through Saturday, 9am to 5pm. 

Woodford County

  • Boyd Orchards - apples, blackberries, grapes, pears, pumpkins, raspberries (red), raspberries (Autumn, black), U-pick and already picked, farm market, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, face painting, pony rides, petting zoo, farm animals, birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties, school tours
    1396 Pinckard Pike, Versailles, KY 40383. Phone: 859-873-3097. Apple Days Festival - September 19 and 20 Scarecrow Festival - September 26 and 27 Ole Cider Days Festival - October 3 and 4 Fall Festival - October 10 and 11 Pumpkin Festival - October 17 and 18 October Festival - October 24 and 25 Harvest Festival - October 31 and November 1. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. 
  • Wildside Winery - blackberries, blueberries, farm market, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, weddings and wedding parties
    5500 Troy Pike, Versailles, KY 40383. Phone: 859-321-5046.  Crops are usually available in June, July, August. Open: Tuesday through Saturday 1 pm to 7 pm. Payment: Cash, Check, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, AmEx. We grow blackberries and blueberries for our berry wines but we do pick your own as follows: You pick and we split the berries so that we each get half. You don't pay. Call us before coming out to see what the quantities are at the time. Then enjoy a free wine tasting if you like. See you at Wildside. 

 


 

 

Harvest Calendar

Approximate - weather affects the dates, so always call before you go!

FRUIT VEGETABLES
Apples June 30 to November Asparagus April 20 to June 1
Blackberries   Beans June 20 to October 3
   (thorny) June 30 to July 20 Beets May 30 to November 30
   (thornless) July 15 to Aug. 5 Broccoli June 1 to July 15 and October 1 to November 15
Blueberries June 15 to July 30 Cabbage June 1 to July 30
Cherries (tart) June 14 to June 23 Carrots June 25 to November 20
Grapes August 15 to October 15 Corn (sweet) July 10 to Oct. 5
Muskmelon July 15 to September 8 Cucumbers June 25 to September 25
Peaches June 15 to August 23 Eggplant July 10 to October 1
Pears August 15 to October 10 Garlic July 15
Plums July to September Lettuce May 15 to July 1 and September 1 to October 10
Raspberries June 20 to July 3 Okra July 12 to October 1
Fall raspberries August 1 to August 15 Onions (green) April 15 to July 1
Strawberries May 17 to June 15 Peas May 30 to July 1
Watermelons July 25 to September 8 Peppers July 15 to October 22
  Potatoes July 1 to October 30
Pumpkins August 15 to November 30
Radishes May 20 to June 20
Spinach, other greens spring and fall
Squash June 10 to October 1
Sweet potatoes September 15 to Dec. 15
Tomatoes July 10 to October 15
Turnips September 20 to Dec. 20

 

 

 

 

 

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