Find a local pick your own farm here!

Looking for a local, pick-your-own farm in Eastern Idaho?  Scroll down this page and you will see the U-Pick farms in Eastern Idaho, sorted by county. Those that offer organic or sustainably grown produce are identified by the words "organic" and/or "sustainable" in Green, next to their name  (see "What does Organic mean?"). The U-pick crops they offer follow the name of the farm. To search the page for a specific crop, use Ctrl-F (or on an ipad or Mac, use their "search on this page" function) If they have a website, the name will be in blue and underlined; click on it and it will open their website. Beware of copycat websites (such as the one that starts with "pickit" and the one that ends with ".farms"; they do not update their information, they just steal it from us once in a great while (they are plagiarists operating in Russia and China), so theirs are usually out-of-date -and often copied incorrectly! I put dates to indicate when we last received an update from each farm, and I make updates daily (each farm as their info changes). See the customer and farmer menus at the top menu bar to submit updates and corrections and help me keep each current!

And if you know of any I missed and want to add them or correct the information, please let me know!  

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What's in season in October 2017, and other timely information:

Notes for October 2017: Apples are in season now, as are figs,  and Fall raspberries are in season now. Tomatoes are going strong, although the crop is way diminished in rainy areas like the southeast.  Both early apples, like Gala, and mid season like Delicious and Honeycrisp are in season!

Children's Consignment Sales occur in both the Spring and Fall  See our companion website to find a local community or church kid's consignment sale!

Next year, don't miss an Easter Egg Hunt for your children: See our companion website to find a local Easter Egg hunt!

And of course you can find pumpkin patches, corn mazes and Christmas tree farms, on our related websites.

 

We also have home canning, preserving, drying and freezing directions. You can access recipes and other resources from the drop down menus at the top of the page or the site search. If you have any questions or suggestions, feel free to write me! It is easy to make your own ice cream, even gelato, or low fat or low sugar ice cream - see this page. Also note, there are many copycat website listing U-pick farms now.  They have all copied their information form here and usually do not ever update.  Since 2002, I've been updating the information every day but Christmas; so if you see anything wrong, please write me!

Eastern Idaho U-Pick Farms and Orchards, by county

Click on the resources drop-down above, if you need a county map

Bingham County

  • Grove City Gardens - beans, beets, carrots, corn (sweet), cucumbers, herbs/spices, onions, peas, peppers, pumpkins, raspberries (red), raspberries (Spring, red), raspberries (Autumn, red), rhubarb, summer squash, winter squash, strawberries, tomatoes, porta-potties are available, events at your location (call for info)
    246 Wet 200 North, Blackfoot, ID 83221. Phone: 208-403-2664. Email: richdeere@mac.com. Open: See our website for current hours; Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: Highway 26 toward Arco. Turn right after the gas station. Turn right at the next stop sign. Go 1 mile and look for the signs on the left. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard. Click here for our Facebook page.
  • Isom's Apple Fruit Farm - apples, farm market, school tours
    150 S. 900 West, Blackfoot, ID 83221. Phone: 208-684-4573. Email: info@isomapples.com. Open: Monday - Saturday 8:00am to 9:00pm. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Please visit our website for all updates. Payment: Cash, only.
  • Shelley's Fresh Produce & Cut Flowers - Uses natural growing practices, beets, carrots, corn (sweet), cucumbers, flowers, peppers, tomatoes, school tours
    948 E 1100 N, Shelley, ID 83274. Phone: 208-390-6140. Email: brentlsearle@gmail.com. Open: Monday to Friday, from7:30am to 6:30pm; Saturday from 9am to noon; from April to end of October; Closed Sundays. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: Drive approximately 1 mile south of Shelley, Idaho on highway 91. Turn East on Foundry Road (1100 No.) 1.5 miles, the Farm stand is on the left at 948 East. Click here for a map and directions. We use natural practices, but are not seeking organic certification. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. Click here for our Facebook page. Typical crop harvest dates: Strawberries: June 15 to July 15; Raspberries: July 1 to August 1; Baby Potatoes: July 1 to July 20 Sugar Snap Peas: June 15 to July 1 More to come!. We use integrated pest management practices. Payment: Cash, only.
  • Shoemakers - vegetables
    201 N. 300 W. , Blackfoot, ID 83221. Phone: 208-785-6346. Weather conditions and demand will determine the supply, what we have to pick. Call to verify the availability before leaving home. Over 150 varieties of vegetables are available for your choice. Some crops may have been sprayed. Some require special tools. Some even require special instructions. Children must be supervised. Pets must be left in your vehicle or at home.

Bonneville County

  • Haroldsen Farm - asparagus, raspberries (Autumn, red),
    6236 North 15 East, Idaho Falls, ID 83401. Phone: 208-522-5077. Open: Raspberries: Monday to Friday by appointment, Saturday 9 am until dark; Mid - August into October, until the first hard frost. Directions: On 15th East/Saint Leon Road (the northern extension of Woodruff), half a mile north of the Highway 20 interchange. If you are coming via the highway, it is exit 311. Look for the sign by our driveway. For a map to our farm, click here. Payment: Cash, Check. (ADDED: August 23, 2016)
  • U-Pick Pumpkin Patch - pumpkins, winter squash, snacks and refreshment stand, birthday parties, school tours
    10623 S. Hoff Lane, Idaho Falls, ID 83406. Phone: (208)521-9094. Open: Monday to Friday from 3:30pm to 6:30pm; Saturday and Sunday 12:00pm to 5:00pm. Directions: Take Hitt Road (25 E.) three miles south of Sandcreek Golf Course. Just follow the signs!. Click here for a map and directions. U-PICK Pumpkin Patch at Rainbow Ranch opens October 1st through Halloween. Payment: Cash, Check.
  • U-Pick Red Barn - watermelon, cantaloupe, pumpkins, other vegetables
    Rollandet, Idaho Falls, ID. Phone: 208-523-7101. Directions: Across from the camels at Tauphaus Park on Rollandet. Click here for a map.  You pick what you need, then come to the red barn and drop off your money. Pumpkins range from tiny ones at $2 to the gigantic pumpkins topping out at $25.

Butte County

Clark County

Fremont County

Jefferson County

  • Ashland Produce - beans, peas, pumpkins, tomatoes, porta-potties are available, school tours
    158 N 4544 E, Rigby, ID 83442. Phone: 208-538-6031. Open: Monday to Friday from 2 pm to 7:30 pm; Saturday from 10 am to 7:30 pm closed on Sundays. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Picking updates: Click here for picking updates. Directions: Eight miles east of Rigby on Highway 48. Two miles west of RIrie on highway 48. From Rexburg: take US 20 to N. Rigby exit. Turn route off of exit and follow Farnsworth way. Turn left at Maverik station and go to stop sign. Turn left onto highway 48 and follow for 5 miles. At the bend, stay on the HWY, do not take the left fork. The Next bend is to the left, then after that in 1/2 mile turn left onto 4544 E and come to the house. From Idaho Falls, take US 20 to the S.Rigby exit. Follow the road to the stoplight and turn right onto highway 48, follow rest of directions above. For a map to our farm, click here. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. (UPDATED: October 10, 2016).

Madison County

Teton County

  • Alpenglow Farms - Garlic, various vegetables, potatoes, flowers.
    68 W. 900 Street, Victor, ID 83455. Phone: (208) 787-2423

Other Local Farm Products (Honey, Horses, Milk, Meat, Eggs, Etc.)
(NOT pick-your-own, unless they are also listed above)


Local Honey Sources:

Jefferson County

  • Yellow Lantern Farm - Uses natural growing practices, Honey (retail), Raw honeys, Honey from hives on the farm, Fresh eggs
    3419 E. 200 N., Rigby, ID 83442. Phone: 208-390-1640. Alternate Phone: 208-754-4204. Email: yellowlanternfarm@gmail.com. Open: Honey available August 15 to September 15. Directions: From Idaho Falls, go north on the Lewisville Highway (also known as Holmes Avenue in Idaho Falls) until you reach 200 North. This is exactly two miles past County Line Road. Turn East on 200 North and the Farm is on the north side of the road about 1/4 mile from the Lewisville Highway. We use natural practices, but are not yet certified Organic. Payment: Cash, Check.

Meats, Milk and Eggs:

Jefferson County

  • Yellow Lantern Farm - Uses natural growing practices, No hormones used, No antibiotics used, 100% grass and/or grain fed, Eggs (free range), Within an easy drive to an Interstate road, No pets please, Honey from hives on the farm, Fresh eggs
    3419 E. 200 N., Rigby, ID 83442. Phone: 208-390-1640. Alternate Phone: 208-754-4204. Email: yellowlanternfarm@gmail.com. Open: Monday to Friday from 8 am to 7 pm; Saturday from 7 am to 5 pm; July 15 to first hard freeze. Directions: From Idaho Falls, go north on the Lewisville Highway (also known as Holmes Avenue in Idaho Falls) until you reach 200 North. This is exactly two miles past County Line Road. Turn East on 200 North and the Farm is on the north side of the road about 1/4 mile from the Lewisville Highway. We use natural practices, but are not yet certified Organic. Payment: Cash, Check.

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Farm Bed And Breakfasts


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