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Looking for a local, pick-your-own farm in Putnam County, North Florida? Farms are open and safe! Scroll down this page and you will see the U-Pick farms in Putnam County, North Florida,
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. If you find anything outdated or
inaccurate, see the customer and farmer menus (as appropriate) at the top menu bar to submit updates and corrections and help me keep each current!
New! Pricing information - We now have a pricing guide to help you know what
the typical prices are for each crop. Let me know when you see price changes! In 2022, you can save money by picking your own and canning your own, but brace
yourself for steep price increases, which are affecting EVERYTHING! For quality, taste, nutrition and value, you still can't beat most PYO farms. If need need
large quantities for canning, ask if they have "seconds"
If you are having a hard time
finding canning lids, I've used these, and they're a great price & ship in 2 days.
New! Road tripping and camping is a great way to have a fun, safe and inexpensive
family trip. The national and state parks and monuments are open, and campgrounds usually cost between $10 and $40 per night. September to November is the best
camping weather. See our new website Road Tripping and Camping.com for tips, tricks,
guides, checklists and info about parks, monuments and other places to visit.
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 this year as fast as I can - if you find
anything out-of-date, wrong or not working -
please let me know! This website is supported by purchases you make
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website and make improvements!
What's in season in November 2022, and
other timely information:
Notes for November 2022: Fall is here and that means apples are in full force but they will be gone fast (see this new page for Apple Orchards in your area!).
Yes, apple prices are up, like they are for everything else. Some crops continue until
frost, like raspberries, blackberries, figs, corn and tomatoes. Check your area's
crop calendar (see this page) and call your local farms for
seasonal updates. Click here for U.S. Apple Crop facts.
See these pages to find a local
and other festivals.
We have a guide to apple varieties and a guide to peach varieties. Also recipes, canning and freezing directions for
See our comprehensive list of
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 from 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
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!
Putnam County, North Florida U-Pick Farms and Orchards in 2022, by county
Click on the resources drop-down above, if you need a county map.
For other areas in northern
Florida see the area list on this page.
Note about strawberries in Florida:
There are a few strawberry u-pick farms in Florida open during the
entire season, which lasts from December through April). Most
commercial farms do not open their fields to the general public
until the end of the season, which is usually in April (depending on
Blueberries start in early April!
Florida's fruit and vegetable
Florida citrus harvest calendar
(when to go pick oranges, grapefruit, lemons and limes)
Other crop availability /
harvest schedule - click here
Allison Family Farm LLC - muscadine grapes, pears, peaches,
persimmons, figs, Turkeys, restrooms
124 Diamond Lake Lane, Crescent City, FL
32112. Phone: 904-591-1515. Email:
[email protected]. Open: By appointment only; Call or e-mail
Virgil for appointment (do not come to the farm without an appointment).
Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: From
Crescent City FL. take CR-308 4 miles west to Browns Hammock Road turn left
on Browns Hammock Road and follow it to Diamond Lake Lane the farm is
located at the end of Diamond Lake Lane. G.P.S. 29-25-22.15N 81-34-36.74W.
Click here for a map and directions. Muscadine Grapes, August 10, 2014
to September 30, 2014. Payment: Cash, Check. U-Pick Muscadine Grapes sell
for $1.00 lb., bring your own containers and pick as many as you like.
We also grow Persimmons, Grapes, Blackberries, Pears, and Brown Turkey Figs. Our
farm animals include; Brown (chocolate) & Osceola Turkeys, Peacocks, and Pekin & Muscovy Ducks.
Blueberry Hill Farm, Inc. - Blueberries, restrooms
308, Crescent City, FL 32112. Phone: 386-559-0408. Email:
[email protected]. Open: typically April, call for days, hours and
availability. Directions: Call for directions. Payment: Cash, only. They
have about 3 acres of Blueberries the bushes are at least 3 years old so are
fairly established, it is a beautiful setting on a hill overlooking a lake.
A visitor writes on April 12, 2013: "the people there are very friendly
and down to earth, I go back every year and highly recommend it. Blueberries
have a 5 week season here ,I know they are picking now(4/12)and should run
another 4 weeks but I don't know if they start the same time each year,
they're open 7 days a week from (I think) about 9 or 10 until 5."
- Comer Farms Vineyard & Nursery - Muscadines available: Jumbo,
Fry, Higgins, Cowart, Noble, Welder
1393 Comer Farms Road, off S.R. 100
one half mile west of traffic light, Grandin, FL, Phone: 386-659-2001. Open:
8:00am to 7:00pm daily.
- Crescent Farm - Citrus: Hamlin's Oranges, Navel Oranges,
Grapefruit, tangerines, Kumquats
122 Denver Road, Crescent City, FL
32112. Phone: (386) 698-2347. Open: January through March, weekends 9:00 am
to 6:00 pm.
- Hilltop Vineyard - grapes, persimmons,
Long Pond Drive Baden Powell Road, Hawthorne, FL 32640. Phone: 352-475-2366.
Alternate Phone: 352-494-2791. Fax: 352-475-1686. Email:
[email protected]. Open: 7 days a week from 8 to 7. Directions: From
Melrose travel south on Highway 21 for 3 miles. Turn left on Baden Powell
road (it is the first and only paved road to the left before you cross
Highway 20). Travel 2.2 miles down Baden Powell through the S curve to Long
Pond Drive on the left (see Hilltop Vineyard sign during season). Travel
approximately one quarter mile and you will see vineyard on left side of
Click here for a map and directions. Muscadine Grapes (Many varieties of
black and bronze): Usually open at the end of July or first of August
through first part of September; Call for exact opening date; Japanese sweet
persimmons available to pick September through October; Call for
availability. Payment: Cash, only. Clean, weed free picking. No facilities
- K&S Berry Farms, Inc - blueberries,
Kirkwood Avenue Corner Kirkwood and US 17, Pomona Park, FL 32181. Phone:
[email protected]. Open: We will not have anything available for
you pick in 2015 due to weather; next year we should be open from 10 am to 3
pm on Saturday and Sunday from April through mid May; Call for dates and
current availability. Directions: Located one mile South of Pomona Park, FL. on US 17 and corner of Kirkwood Avenue.
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. Please bring
your own containers to take berries home in.
- Lilly's Vineyard -
No pesticides are used, muscadine grapes,
728 Coral Farms Rd, Florahome, FL 32140. Phone: 386-659-2293. Alternate
Phone: 386-937-6306. Email:
[email protected]. Open: Thursday - Saturday from 7am to 7pm;
Sunday from 1pm to 7pm; August 1 to September 30. Directions: HWY 100 to
Coral Farms Rd; after turning on Coral Farms Road go 3/4 of a mile and the
farm is on your right.
Click here for a map and directions. We do not use pesticides on the
crops. Payment: Cash, only.
- Log Cabin Farm & Vineyard - Fresh grapes for table fruit, wine
making or jelly making.
376 County Road 309, Satsuma, FL. Phone:
386-467-2437. Alternate phone: 386-467-2177. Alternate phone: 386-467-0000.
[email protected]. Open: mid August, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.
Directions: between Satsuma & Welaka, in Putnam County. Take Hwy 17 South
from Palatka to Satsuma, turn on 309 for 2+ miles, Log Cabin on left.
Meadowmere Farm -
No pesticides are used, muscadine grapes,
781 State Road 21 North, Melrose, FL 32666. Phone: 352-235-6439. Email:
[email protected]. Open: UPDATE for 2021, Their website is gone; Does anyone have current information,
are they still offering pick your own or are even open? If
please write me, their last reported hours were 9:00 am to 6:00 pm Seven Days a
Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: Three
quarters mile South of Melrose traffic light on the West side of the State
Road 21. Grapes: typically start in mid August through October 20th. Payment: Cash, only. No
chemical spray nor insecticides used. Wine making assistance offered. A
crusher and wine press available for your use.
no chemicals used to grow grapes.
Comments from a visitor on September 04, 2011:
"Grapes can be picked from the bushes of your choice. We went there for the
first time. It is a relatively big vinyard. The owner, Felicity Trueblood,
planted the very first bushes of grape about 30 years ago. It is very neat
and spacious. You don't have to worry about snakes or other creatures, the
vinyard is well taken care off. The owner is very nice and helpful. She
closes the vinyard between 2-4 pm, but only because it is too hot. She can
open it any time, if needed. The owner also has local honey which is
delicious! We will sure come back next year to pick her organic super sweet
muscadine grapes. The owner also takes reservations."
Miller Blueberry - blueberries, U-pick and already picked,
394 County Road 315 S, Interlachen, FL 32148. Phone:
[email protected]. Open: from mid-April, everyday from 9 am to 6 pm; See website
for season status updates, typically late April through May. Directions:
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check. Miller Blueberry FL Facebook page.
Royal Manor Vineyard and Winery - blueberries, grapes, gift shop,
concessions or refreshment stand, restrooms, farm animals, weddings and
224 Royal Ave, Interlachen , FL 32148. Phone:
386-916-8909. Alternate Phone: 386-684-6270. Email:
[email protected]. Open: grapes in august, blueberries starting
in May, please call prior to coming out. Directions:
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Debit cards,
Click here for our Facebook page.
- Ron's Berries - Uses
natural growing practices, blueberries, grapes, U-pick and already
picked, picnic area you may bring your own food
123 South Providence Church
Road, Palatka, FL 32177. Phone: (386) 328-3909. Fax: (386) 325-7960. Email:
[email protected]. Open: UPDATE for 2021, They may have closed; Does anyone have current information,
are they still offering pick your own or are even open? If
please write me, their last reported hours were 7 days a week from about June 1st till
the 1st of August or when blueberries are gone off the bush; Grapes come in
sometime around the end of August to mid - September All Hours are from Day
- break till Dark (7 am to about 8 pm) 7 days a week. Directions: From down
town Palatka: Highway 17 north to Highway 100 west(towards Keystone
Heights/Lake city) Highway 100 goes from 4 lane to 2 lanes at the Palatka
airport continue 3 miles past airport to county road 309-D Turn
Right(north)on 309-D is also called Bardin road, On Bardin Road travel 7.2
miles to Providence Church road and turn left onto little dirt road, travel
.2 tenths of a mile to Blueberry farm on the left.(There is a black mail box
with the number 123).
Click here for a map and directions. We use natural practices, but are
not yet certified Organic. Payment: Cash, only.
Comments from a visitor on July 8, 2021:
"Unsure if farm is permanently closed but phone is disconnected."
- Sirvent's Farm & Vineyard, LLC -
Uses natural growing practices,
muscadine grapes, persimmons, U-pick and already picked, prepicked produce,
farm animals, events at your location (call for info)
108 Thornton Lane,
Florahome, FL 32140. Phone: 386-659-2231. Fax: 386-659-2936. Email:
[email protected]. Open: U Pick or I Pick Muscadine Grapes Thursday
through Sunday 8:00 am to 6:30 pm Please call ahead. Directions: Traveling
on Highway 100 East, turn left on Coral Farms Road Go 3 miles to Thornton
Lane, Turn Right First driveway on left Traveling on Highway 100 West, turn
right on Coral Farms Road, Go 3 miles to Thornton Lane Turn right First
driveway on left. Muscadine Graps Third week of August through September
according to weather. Payment: Cash, only.
Towers Family Farms - Minimizes chemical and pesticide use, blueberries, strawberries, broad beans, cucumbers, summer
squash, tomatoes, watermelons, Other vegetables, porta-potties, farm animals, birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties
487 Millican Road, Palatka,
FL 32177. Phone: (904) 955-3276. Email:
[email protected]. Open: daily during the season: 9 am to 4 pm Closed Monday and Thursday.
Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Picking updates:
Click here for picking updates. Directions: From Jacksonville: South on US 17 to Palmetto Bluff Road 2.1 miles, then right on Millican Road Turn right
in 0.7 miles From Palatka: North on US 17 to Palmetto Bluff Road 2.1 miles, then right on Millican Road Turn right in 0.7 miles.
Click here for a map and directions. Our blueberries begin harvest in April and last for up to two months; Our strawberries begin harvest as early as
January and can last through May; Our squash, zucchini, and cucumbers begin harvest in mid May and can last through late June; Our watermelon begin in June
and last about four weeks;. We minimize use of pesticides and other chemicals. Payment: Cash, Debit cards, Visa, MasterCard.
Click here for our Facebook page. Also towers family farms FAQs. (ADDED: April 17, 2022)
availability of other crops (berries, vegetables, etc.) in Florida, click