Find a local pick your own farm here!

Looking for a local, pick-your-own farm in Northeast New Mexico?  Scroll down this page and you will see the U-Pick farms in Northeast New Mexico, 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 "Eatwell", "pickit" and the ones that ends with ".farm"; they do not verify or update their information, they just steal it from us once in a great while (they are plagiarists operating in Russia and China, as well as some 20-somethings trying to make a quick buck), so theirs are always out-of-date -and often copied incorrectly. Since 2002, I make updates daily (each farm as changes are reported, or I find it). See the customer and farmer menus at the top menu bar to submit updates and corrections and help me keep each current!

Remember to always check with the farm's own website or facebook page before you go - or call or email them if they don't have a website or Facebook page. Conditions at the farms and crops can change literally overnight, so if you want to avoid a wasted trip out there - check with the farm directly before you go! And if you know of any farms I missed and want to add a farm, please let me know!   I'm making updates for 2018 as fast as I can - if you find anything out-of-date, wrong or not working - please let me know!

What's in season in December 2018, and other timely information:

Notes for December 2018: Autumn is here! Apples, pears, Fall raspberries, figs, winter squash , corn mazes and pumpkin patches are here. And there are still tomatoes, corn and other vegetables in most areas. Check your area's copy calendar (see this page) and call your local farms for seasonal updates.

See these pages to find a local apple festival, and see our guide to apple varieties (when they ripen, best uses), . Also picking tips, recipes, canning and freezing directions for apples, pumpkins, peaches, tomatoes, corn etc.

See our comprehensive list of easy home canning, jam and jelly making, 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 or outdated, please write me!

Health insurance: Open enrollment is almost here.  You may have heard  that health sharing plans, like Liberty and Medi-Share are less than half the cost of ObamaCare plans. We have a complete, simple comparison of the 6 major health sharing plans here.

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!

Northeast New Mexico U-Pick Farms and Orchards in 2018, by county

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

Colfax County

Harding County

Mora County

  • Salman Raspberry Ranch - raspberries, restrooms, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand, picnic area, birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties, school tours
    NM-442, La Cueva, NM 87712. Phone: 866-281-1515. Email: [email protected]. Open: The U Pick It Raspberry Field is typically open from mid-August until mid-October; THE CROP IS TOTALLY WEATHER DEPENDENT and it has been open as early as the later part of July and has closed as late as Halloween; see their website for current information. Salman Ranch features a U Pick It Raspberry field. Directions: See their website for directions. Payment: Cash, Visa/MasterCard . No herbicides or pesticides are used on the crop, and customers often eat their berries straight from the vine. The U Pick It Field is a perfect family outing. CHILDREN LOVE IT; many of them have never had the opportunity to actually harvest the food they eat.  DOGS, on leashes love to pick up the berries dropped on the ground, especially labradors, and more particularly, yellow ones.  
    A visitor writes on September 07, 2013: "I was very disappointed that I drove 200 miles to pick raspberries at this ranch. Upon our arrival we were told that we could only pick 6 pounds of berries. I have never been to any you pick it, that limited the amount you can pick and I complained to the field person and the store clerk before I left. I would not have driven 200 miles if they had posted the limit on their web site which I reviewed this morning before left. Please post and advisory that people who are driving a long way should call first to see if they have set a limit, that makes the drive not worth the time or cost. "

Quay County

Taos County

Union County


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