Looking for a local, pick-your-own farm in Southwestern Louisiana? Scroll down this page and you will see the U-Pick farms in Southwestern Louisiana,
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just steal it from us once in a great while (they are plagiarists operating in Russia and China), so theirs are usually out-of-date -and often copied incorrectly!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 March 2018, and other
Notes for March 2018: The northern half of the U.S.
(and most of Canada, of course) are under snow. So, the crops to pick are pretty
much limited to Florida, Texas, southern California and a few other areas of the
Deep South. Citus, for one, is a crop that is usually available now; and
in those areas, soon also strawberries and blueberries.Check your area's
copy calendar (see this page) and call your local farms for
We also have a website for both
Valentine's Day information, facts and fun and one for
day (including great recipes for corned beef, Irish stew, etc.)
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!
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
Southwestern Louisiana U-Pick Farms and Orchards, by county
Click on the resources drop-down above, if you need a county map
- Point Blue Farm LLC -
No pesticides are used,
blackberries, blueberries, cucumbers, figs, herbs/spices, other citrus,
pecans , tomatoes, other vegetables, Honey from hives on the farm, Fresh
eggs, picnic area (bring your own food), farm animals, school tours
125 Prairie Rhonde Road, Ville Platte, LA 70586. Phone: 337-363-2499.
[email protected]. Open: All non - rainy days; Our roadside
stand is always open, please call before coming for a tour with your
kids or just a picnic on the grounds.
Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Picking updates:
Click here for picking updates. Directions: GPS highway 104 &
highway 29 We are on the corner.
Click here for a map and directions. There is not much to offer
except picnics and cow petting during the months of late January until
around May Feel free to call us or check us out on Facebook for all
current offers as well. We do not use pesticides on the crops. Payment:
Cash, only. Honey, Orange Marmalade, Fig Preserves, Satsuma Jelly, green
onions. (UPDATED: February 21, 2016) (ADDED: July 15,
Jefferson Davis Parish
St. Landry Parish
- Beaucoupe Fig Farm - A visitor writes on
August 08, 2017: "I just learned Beaucoupe Farms is no longer in
business, the owner passed away last year"
129a Richard Road, Opelousas,
Blueberry Hill - blueberries,
557 Don Guilbeau Road, Arnaudville, LA 70512. Phone: 337-662-5100. Fax:
[email protected]. And for a map to our farm,
click here. Crops are usually available in June, July. Open: Saturday
and Sunday 7am to 12pm. Payment: Cash, Check.
McCart Farm, formerly FitzFarm -
Uses natural growing practices, blueberries,
1208 Highway 357
Next Door to Lewisburg-Bellvue Water Tower, Opelousas, LA 70570. Email:
[email protected]. Open: See our facebook page for current days and
hours of operation.
Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: Off of
Sunset Exit,take 182 north out of Sunset, you will pass "The Little Red
Church", you are getting close to turning left on 358. After turning left on
358, go to the stop sign, roughly 2 or 3 miles down the road, and take a
right. You will see the Lewisburg Bellevue Water Tower. We are right next
door to it. You will see signs along the way. See you soon.
Click here for a map and directions. We use natural practices, but are
not yet certified Organic. Payment: Cash, Check. Feel free to email the farm
with any questions!
- Four Oaks Farm - mayhaw fruit (mayhaws)
15439 Dalton Road, Kaplan, LA 70548. Phone: 337-319-6538. Email us at:
[email protected]. And for
a map to our farm,
click here. Crops are usually available in April, May. Open: Monday to
Friday, 8am to 7pm Payment: Cash, only.
Anderson Farms -
Uses natural growing practices, figs, melons, pecans , pumpkins, tomatoes, other
vegetables, and prepicked produce, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms,
picnic area, face painting, farm animals, birthday parties, school tours
400 Slagle Road, Leesville, LA 71446. Phone: 337-208-7107. Fax:
[email protected]. Directions: We are located 1.5 miles east from
the intersection of Hwy 171 and Hwy 468. Also may see mapquest. And for a
map to our farm,
click here. Crops are usually available in June, July, October,
November. Open: Monday to Friday 3pm to 6pm, Saturday 10am to 6pm, Sunday
2pm to 6pm. Open for pumpkin picking and tractor-driven hayrides from the
last weekend of September through the last weekend of October. Watermelons
from July through August. Spring vegetables start in May and end in August.
We use natural practices, but are not yet certified Organic. Payment: Cash, Check.