Find a local pick your own farm here!

Looking for a local, pick-your-own farm in Jackson and western-central Mississippi?  Scroll down this page and you will see the U-Pick farms in Jackson and western-central Mississippi, 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just steal it from us once in a great while (they are plagiarists operating in Russia and China), so theirs are usually out-of-date -and often copied incorrectly!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 August 2017, and other timely information:

Notes for August 2017: Blueberries and peaches are going still in northern and cooler areas, but are mostly finished in the Deep South. Blackberries, figs,  and raspberries are in season now. Tomatoes are going strong, although the crop is way diminished in rainy areas like the southeast.  Strawberries are finished, except in the far north, and if the farm planted Day Neutral varieties. Early apples, like Gala, are about to start!

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!

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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!

Jackson and western-central Mississippi U-Pick Farms and Orchards, by county

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

Claiborne County

Copiah County

  • Crystal Springs Farm Market - blackberries, blueberries, tomatoes, other vegetables, Honey from hives on the farm, U-pick and already picked, restrooms, picnic area (bring your own food)
    3042 Mathis Road, Crystal Springs, MS 39059. Phone: 601-835-7305. Email: wesfitzpatrickiii@gmail.com. Open: Generally, open all days of the week, from Spring through Fall, during daylight hours; Customers should call or text to coordinate a convenient and comfortable picking time. Directions: From points north: I-55 Crystal Springs North exit. Left onto highway 27, right onto highway 51, south to second flashing red light. Left onto Marion Avenue. East to "T" at the High School. Right onto Newton Street. Mathis Road begins at "Y". Continue straight south 2.5 miles. From ponts south: I-55 Gallman exit. East, cross highway 51, continue on East Gallman Road 2 miles to "T" with Thomas Road. Right onto Thomas Road, for .5 mile. Left onto Mathis Road, north 2 miles. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, AmEx. (UPDATED: May 1, 2015, JBS) (UPDATED: December 10, 2014) (ADDED: June 19, 2012)

Hinds County

  • Pecan Hill Farms - blackberries, blueberries, concessions / refreshment stand, porta-potties, picnic area (bring your own food)
    19470 Highway 18 S, Raymond, MS 39154. Phone: (601) 594-2012. Open: May 20, 2017 to June 25, 2017, Thursdays from 7 am to 1 pm, Saturdays from 7 am to 1 pm and 5 pm to 8 pm and Sundays from 4 pm to 8 pm. Directions: From I-20 at highway 18 Raymond exit: Take highway 18 South towards Raymond. Travel through Raymond. When highway 18 changes from 4 lanes to 2 lanes, travel approximately 4.5 miles. Our farm is on the right. You will see a red fence and red barn. There will be a sign out front "Pecan Hill Farms". Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check. (UPDATED: May 15, 2017) (UPDATED: June 02, 2014) (ADDED: June 01, 2013)

Holmes County

Humphreys County

Issaquena County

Jefferson County

Madison County

Rankin County

  • Blueberry Hill - Blueberries, fresh eggs
    177 Traylor Road, Florence, MS 39073. Phone: (601) 594-6347. Alternate Phone: (601) 331-2900. Email: dawnwilson1222@gmail.com. Open: 7 days a week, from daylight til sundown (which is about 6 am til 7 pm). Directions: go south until you see the Jerry's Fish House(igloo shaped)on the left side of highway and right across the highway you will see a Polk's drug store turn right,turn left on Seven day road Go down Seven 2-3 miles until you see Traylor Road on your right turn there.Go down to 177 turn left go down until you come to the barn turn right and to your left over 200 blueberry trees all along the pond. Blueberry season is typically: June 1 to August 1. Payment: Cash, only. We also have fresh eggs on site along with pigs, chickens, rabbits,and other animals. (UPDATED: June 09, 2017)

Sharkey County

Simpson County

Warren County

Washington County

Yazoo County


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

Copiah County

  • Crystal Springs Farm Market - Honey (retail), Comb honey, Raw honeys, Honey from hives on the farm, restrooms
    3042 Mathis Road, Crystal Springs, MS 39059. Phone: 601-835-7305. Email: wesfiii@netscape.com. Open: Generally, Monday to Friday, from 10 am to 5 pm; Saturday and Sunday, from 2 pm to 8 pm; Any time is likely to be available by appointment; Call for openings to match your needs. Directions: From points north: I-55 Crystal Springs North exit. Left onto highway 27, right onto highway 51, south to second flashing red light. Left onto Marion Avenue. East to "T" at the High School. Right onto Newton Street. Mathis Road begins at "Y". Continue straight south 2.5 miles. From ponts south: I-55 Gallman exit. East, cross highway 51, continue on East Gallman Road 2 miles to "T" with Thomas Road. Right onto Thomas Road, for .5 mile. Left onto Mathis Road, north 2 miles. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check. (ADDED: June 19, 2012)

Horse Rides and More:

Hinds County

  • TSAC Farms - Boarding stables, Overnight stables, Horse riding lessons, equipment & instruction, Fresh eggs
    6068 Adams Station Road, Edwards, MS 39066. Phone: (601) 985-9403. Alternate Phone: (601) 863-6022. Email: cornisland99@gmail.com. Open: 365 days per year. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check. (ADDED: February 27, 2017)

Meats, Milk and Eggs:

Hinds County

  • TSAC Farms - Eggs (organic, free range, vegetarian fed), Farm market with fruits and vegetables, Fresh eggs
    6068 Adams Station Road, Edwards, MS 39066. Phone: (601) 985-9403. Alternate Phone: (601) 863-6022. Email: cornisland99@gmail.com. Open: 365 days per year. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check. (ADDED: February 27, 2017)

 

 

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