This page provides listings of pick- your- own (PYO) farms in the Northern
Ireland. Just scroll down the page or click here!
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and/or many other home-preserved
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picking click here! We also have a harvest
time calendar to tell when various fruit and vegetables will be
available to pick.
Scroll down this page for Northern Ireland farms or click a region in the
list below to locate pick-your-own farms in other areas:
Remember: ALWAYS call (or follow the link to the farm's own website, if the name
is a blue link) to confirm the information before you go! They may close,
run out or change events, times, etc. without notifying me!
Farm PYO - over 30 different fruits and vegetables during the
Ivinghoe, Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire. Phone: 01296
668175, email: enquiries@
grovefarmpyo.co.uk. There is a wide range of produce on offer
to pick, with over 30 different fruits and vegetables during the season.
Our Pick Your Own enables you to select your product fresh from the field
and at a very low cost. We provide baskets and bags free of charge and
wheelbarrows and forks to assist you in your picking. There is ample parking
and we are open every day for you to come and pick.
- Pell's Farm Shop - Pick Your
Own Strawberries, Raspberries, Gooseberries and red and black currants (when
in season) Christmas Trees
Renhold Road, Wilden, MK44 2PT. Phone: 01234 771834. Email us at:
Credit cards accepted. Open 7 days a week all year round.. - Geese and a few
chickens for you to look at. Range includes traditional and Nordmann's. Also
cakes, breads, home produced veg, flowers, plants, trees etc. A visitor
writes: "Very low prices. Fantastic farm shop and nursery. Definitely worth
- Woodside Eggs Ltd -
PYO eggs? Call before you go to verify.
Mancroft Road, Aley Green, Luton, Bedfordshire, England, LU14DG. Phone: 01582
841044. (This is an animal farm and leisure/amusement park, but apparently
they have pyo eggs.
Chaplans Farm - PYO: strawberries, raspberries, range of vegetables
Cambridge. Phone: 01223 880722. Directions:
on A11 then
2.5m to Fulbourn. Farm signposted.
The farm shop has soft fruits and vegetables, eggs.
Facilities: Plants & shrubs, donkey rides, caravan site with WC and
shower, golf driving range, farmhouse cooking to order.
F B Ivens - Strawberries, Raspberries, Gooseberries, Black / Red
Blackberries. Summer vegetables including Broad Beans, Spinach, Courgettes, Sweet
Corn, Pumpkins and Squash
Peterborough Chesterton, Peterborough. Phone: 01 733 233270. Directions: On Oundle Road 200 yards West of Alwalton / A1 flyover.
If approaching from A1 Northbound carriageway, turn off Left 1 mile North of
junction 17. From A1 Southbound, turn off into Alwalton and follow
signs to Chesterton.
Open: June to October, 7 days a week
during the season, 9am - 6pm Monday to Friday; Saturday and Sunday from
9 am to 5 pm.
Fieldstead Farm (Chivers) - strawberries and
Milton road, Impington, NA, Phone: 01223-232599.
Rectory Farm Shop - Christmas trees, corn (sweet), strawberries
A10 Milton Bypass Milton, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB24 6DA. Phone: 01223
860374. Email us at:
email@example.com. We are open June, July, August, September,
October. Our hours are: The Farm Shop is open 7 days Monday to Saturday from 9.30 - 17.00
Sun 10.00 - 16.00 We are a Farm Shop situated one mile North of Cambridge.
We stock an array of locally produced fruit and vegetables as well as free
range poultry and locally made preserves and ice cream. Each Summer we are
home to The Milton Maize Maze and host a Halloween Half Term Fun event in
the Autumn. Also on the site is The Old Dairy Cafe, Pets' Paddock and a
small farm trail. Ample parking.
- Sunclose Farm - PYO: Gooseberries,
strawberries, raspberries, black and
redcurrants, Christmas trees
Ely Road N from A14/A10 interchange. Turn left at
. Farm 0.5m on right.
four miles from centre of
picking within 100 yards of car park. Approved by Nature's Choice,
The farm shop also has our own cherries and asparagus. Cream, honey,
Facilities: Toilets, ample parking.
Hall Farm - PYO: strawberries,
Ongar Road, South Weald, Brentwood, Essex CM15 9HS. Phone: 01277
mile N of Brentwood town centre, on A128, adjacent to the A12 bridge (no
access from A12).
shop in converted
30 crops grown for farm shop, PYO offered in summer. Friendly,
family run farm with an excellent reputation for
superb customer service.
Cammas Hall Fruit Farm - blackberries, blueberries, broad beans,
corn (sweet), currants (red and black), gooseberries, raspberries,
strawberries, other vegetables
Needham Green Hatfield Broad Oak, Bishops Stortford, Essex, CM22 7JT. Phone: 012-797-18777. Fax: 01279718662. Email us at:
see our website. We are open June, July, August, September. Our hours
are: 9am to 6pm every day except Mondays: when closed go to
Carpenter's Farm Shop (and PYO) - asparagus and soft fruit
St Mary's Road, Aingers Green, Great Bentley, Colchester, Essex CO7 8NJ.
Phone: 01206 251741. They also have a reservoir for fishing and quarterly
wine-tasting evenings. (ADDED: August 2, 2008)
- I haven't yet found out what they have -
write me, if you know!
Little Wakering Road, Great Wakering, Southend-On-Sea, Essex SS3 0LG. Phone:
Craner Produce Soft Fruit Farm
- Blackberries, strawberries, tayberries, loganberries, Black currants, Red
currants, Gooseberries, runner beans
Merryleas, Common Road, Broadley Common, Waltham Abbey, Essex EN9 2DF. Phone:
01992 892862.A visitor writes: "Extremely friendly owners,
very tidy picking areas, suitable for children, tea room available in
afternoon, best to phone to see what is selling, information updated daily."
East Mersea Nursery and Pick Your Own
- strawberries, Raspberries, Blackberries, Gooseberries, Blackcurrants,
Runner Beans, French Beans, Broad Beans, Peas, Sweetcorn and Flowers
East Road, East Mersea, Colchester, Essex CO5 8TQ. Phone: 01206 386387.
Click here for a map. They have Strawberries - traditional on the ground
or at Table-top height, Raspberries, Blackberries, Gooseberries,
Blackcurrants, Runner Beans, French Beans, Broad Beans, Peas, Sweetcorn and
Flowers are available either to pick yourself or freshly picked, also
tomatoes, peppers, cucumbers, lettuce, cabbage, calabrese, courgettes,
pumpkins & marrows are grown on site and are for sale freshly picked. We
also grow bedding plants on site and fill hanging baskets and containers.
(UPDATED: December 23, 2008)
Graces Fruit Farm - PYO: Apples,
plums, blackberries, blackcurrants, strawberries, raspberries, loganberries,
Tayberries, asparagus, broad beans, runner beans
Causeway End, Thaxted Road, Wimbish, Saffron, Walden.
B184 Saffron Walden/Thaxted rd 4 miles S of Saffron
Walden on R. Clearly signposted.
PYO large range soft fruits, apples plums plus summer vegetables. PYO
Asparagus in April/May (call to verify when ready). Farm shop with range of
produce. Tea room, childrens play area, picnic
Ample parking, children's play area, nearby pub, picnic area, tea room,
plants and shrubs, easy access for disabled, toilets, caravan club.
Hilltop Farm - They have some PYO - but I haven't heard just what!
Hilltop Avenue, Benfleet, Essex SS7 1PH. Phone: Phone: 01268 752734.
I.F Burroughs & Sons
- I haven't yet found out what they have -
write me, if you know!
New House Farm, Poynters Lane, Shoeburyness, Southend-On-Sea, Essex SS3 9TS.
Phone: 01702 217330.
Farm - PYO: apples, red and blackcurrants, gooseberries, strawberries,
raspberries, dessert cherries, plums.
Beehive Lane, Galleywood, Chelmsford. Tel.01245 353021. Open: Farm Shop is
open Monday to Thursday & Saturday 9:00 -5:00, Fridays
9:00 - 6:00, Sundays 10:00 - 4:00, The Farm Shop is open all year round. Our
specialty is English apples - we grow 40 varieties in our orchards. The
apple season begins in August. Other pyo crops:
June - Strawberries, Gooseberries & Raspberries;
July - Strawberries, Raspberries, Cherries, Currants, Blackberries &
August - Strawberries, Raspberries, Blackberries & Plums
September - Plums.
A date for your diary is
Saturday October 18th. Then we will hold our annual Apple Day and Farmers'
Market when you will be able to sample 30 varieties of apple grown at Lathcoates and enjoy many other attractions. Directions: A12
Galleywood exit. Take B1007 towards Galleywood
for one mile, at traffic lights straight over. After 200meters, Turn right just
past Helix Garage, into Beehive La, B1009. Farm is less than 1 mile on L.
Click here for a map to Lathcoats Farm. They have
45 hectares of apples, 40 varieties grown, also 3 hectares strawberries and
other soft fruit, plus cherries, plums, asparagus, pumpkins. You
can rent lots of varieties of apple trees and get to keep all the apples at
Little Baddow Hall Fruit Farms Ltd
- strawberries, raspberries, gooseberries, tayberries, blackberries, apples,
pears, plums and currants. Also Christmas trees.
Church Road, Little Baddow, Chelmsford, Essex CM3 4BE. Phone: 01245 222827.
- McLauchlans of
Boxted Pick Your Own Berry Farm - berries, broad beans and sweet
53, Straight Road, Boxted, Colchester, Essex CO4 5RB.
They have all type of berries,
broad beans and sweet corn. Directions: The farm is half way down Boxted Straight Road,
near Colchester in Essex. They are only ten minutes drive from Colchester
North Station, Highwoods and the A12.
Click here to send them an email. Click here
to view a map of Boxted and Colchester.
- Mill Farm Strawberries - strawberries
Brightlingsea Road Thorrington, Colchester, Essex, CO7 8JJ. Phone: 01206 303007Directions: Turn Right at Thorrington Cross for Brightlingsea. Farm 1/2 mile on Right hand side. We are open June, July. Our hours are: 7 am to 7 pm 7 days a week Strawberries : beginning of June till mid July; See
the website for updated information!
- Pearce's Farm Shop - PYO: Strawberries
Hamels Park Farm,
Phone: 01920 821246.
The farm shop has strawberries, raspberries, runner beans, pumpkins, gourds, squash. Veg, fruit, bread, cakes, frozen foods,
chutneys, jams, dairy, smoked salmon, dried goods, animal foods, plants,
Farm Shop - Wickham Fruit Farm - Strawberries, Raspberries, Gooseberries, Red & Blackcurrants,
Blackberries, Loganberries, Tayberries, Cherries, Plums, 18 Varieties
of Apples Asparagus, Runner Beans, Courgettes, Pumpkins
Wickham St Pauls, Halstead, CO9 2PX. Phone: 01787 269476. Fax: 01787 269476. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. [Directions
- Sunnybrook Farm - UPDATE: June 30, 2008: The owner tells me
they are now permanently closed: "Thank you for putting our farm on your
website but we are no longer open for Pick Your Own. "
blackberries, currants (red and black),
gooseberries, loganberries, raspberries, rhubarb
Well Lane, Stock, Essex, CM4 9LX. Phone: 07710 178588. Email us at:
email@example.com. Directions: Proceed along the A12 take
exit signposted Billericay, Galleywood Take exit off roundabout follow sign
to Billericay Approx. 1.5 miles - when you see Greenwoods on your right take
the next Left turn where the Bakers Arms Public House is on the corner. Go
passed the Cricket Green/Common on your right hand side to Crossroads. Go
straight across into Well Lane. Proceed along Well Lane for approx. 200
yards. Public Footpath on your right. Turn right into longish driveway
directly passed footpath where you will find Sunnybrook Farm park in parking
area. We are open May through September. Our hours are: Varying times - we
would prefer people called for times on 07710 178588. Rhubarb and
Gooseberries May - July Raspberries June - October (Three different
varieties) Blackcurrants and Redcurrants June - August Blackberries August -
- The Christmas Tree Farm at Hawkwell - Christmas trees
Rectory Road, Hawkwell,
trees throughout December
Fairgreen Farms - blueberries, prepicked produce
Middleton, King's Lynn, PE32 1RN. Phone: 079-285-33846. Directions: The farm
is located approximately 2 miles from the Hardwich roundabout just outside
King's Lynn. The Hardwick roundabout is the junction between the A10, A149
and A47. From the roundabout traveling on the A47 towards Swaffham, Norwich
direction after approximately 1 mile you will see the first road off to the
left. Take this road and after 1/2 mile the farm entrance is on your left.
During the picking season there will be signs visible from the A47 showing
the way. If you are using satellite navigation you can enter the post code
PE32 1RN or Hill road, Middleton, Norfolk.
Click here for a map and directions. Open: Monday to Saturday 9 to 5;30
Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Mid July to end of
first week in September; Check our website to see if picking has started.
Click here for picking updates. Payment: Cash, only. No smoking on
fields. Containers are provided. Morning dew on grass on field (bring
wellington boots). We welcome children if accompanied by a responsible
adult, unfortunately we cannot have dogs or other pets on the farm (except
guide dogs). Toilet facilities are provided at the field for your
convenience. The farm is not open to the public outside the picking season.
We only accept payment by cash or cheques with a valid banker's card.
(ADDED: August 07, 2008).
- Garden Farm
Road, Blofield Norwich.
Phone: 01603 715034. Directions:
from Norwich/Great Yarmouth, at roundabout (Fina
garage & Little Chef) take road to Blofield
village, str. over traffic lights (by Kings Head
ph), then 0.5miles to farm, rhs.
Farm Shop, PYO and Garden Centre
Large range of PYO fruits and vegetables inc plums, apples. Farm shop with
meat, poultry & produce. Garden Centre, 'The Coffee Pot' serves light
- The Grange - asparagus, beetroot, corn
(sweet), courgettes, cucumbers, gooseberries, onions, potatoes, raspberries
(red), strawberries, tomatoes,
Fleggburgh Road Rollesby, Great Yarmouth, NR295HH. Phone: 01493 740236.
firstname.lastname@example.org. Directions: Farm Shop just off A149, behind
Horse & Groom pub. PYO field next to A149. And for a map to our farm,
click here. Crops are usually available in May, June, July. Open: Farm
shop: seven days a week, 8am to 6pm PYO: 10am to 6pm weekdays, 9am to 6pm
weekends. Asparagus: May to June Soft Fruit: June to July Onions: September
onwards Potatoes: New potatoes June onwards; Main crop October onwards.
Payment: Cash, only. (ADDED: February 28, 2009)
Plumbe & Maufe Farming (a.k.a., Leith House Farm)- Plums, damsons, greengages, apples
Burnham Overy Town, Kings Lynn, Norfolk, PE31 8JL. Phone: 01328 738311.
email@example.com. Open: July, August, September. Their website
doesn't explicitly say "PYO", so call before you go!
- The White House - Soft fruits range
Lane, Sprowston, Norwich.
Phone: 01603 419357.
pork and other foods sold locally.
- Wiveton Hall - PYO: Soft
fruits range and vegetables
Phone: 01263 740525.
A149 between Cley and Blakeney.
Own pork and other foods sold locally.
Carr Farm - Rhubarb,
strawberries, gooseberries, broad and runner beans, raspberries, currants, tay
berries, blackberries, sweetcorn
Alder Carr Farm, Needham Market,
, Suffolk. IP6 8LX. email: firstname.lastname@example.org,
Phone: 01449 720 820,
Pick your own fruit and vegetables, and fruit ice cream. All-year round
Street Farm Shop -Strawberries,
Farnham, Saxmundham. Phone: 01728 602783.
established farm shop with an excellent local reputation for good foods.
Goslings Farm Shop and PYO - berries and vegetables
Trimley, St Martin, Ipswich. Phone: 01394 273361. Directions: A14
dir Felixstowe. L to Trimley villages. Follow
signs to Trimley St Martin. At 2nd roundabout
follow signs for farm. PYO offers Blackberries,
black/redcurrants, raspberries, strawberries, gooseberries, Tayberries,
beetroot, broad beans, courgettes, French beans, peas, runner beans, spinach
- Holly Farm PYO - blackberries, broad beans,
currants (red and black), gooseberries, raspberries (red), strawberries,
tayberries, already-picked produce
Holly Lane Stutton, Nr. Ipswich, IP9 2SU. Phone: 01473 328294. Email:
Fairrie@holly-farm.fsnet.co.uk. Open: Holly Farm PYO is open 7 days a
week from 9;00am to 6;00pm from the middle of May until around the middle of
August. Directions: Well signed off the A137 Ipswich-Manningtree road at
Tattingstone Heath. After approximately 1 mile pass White House Kennels on
left and Holly Farm is a right hand turning on the next bend. The entrance
has cheveron road signs and a road mirror. Starting mid-May several
varieties of strawberries on table-tops under-cover and also outside; June -
strawberries and gooseberries; July - strawberries, several varieties of
raspberries, gooseberries, tayberries, black and red currants, blackberries,
broadbeans; Season finishes early August;. Payment: Cash, Cheque. Orders
picked in season. We usually freeze a large quantity of raspberries in 400g
punnets, also some blackberries, for selling out of season mainly through
farm shop outlets. (UPDATED: March 28, 2009)
Wheldons Pick Your Own
- I haven't yet found out what they have -
write me, if you know!
Newton Leys, Newton, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 0QE. Phone: 01787 374322.