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Looking for a local, pick-your-own farm in Western Nevada ? Farms are open and safe! Scroll down this page and you will see the U-Pick farms in Western Nevada , 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 If you find anything outdated or inaccurate, see the customer and farmer menus (as appropriate) at the top menu bar to submit updates and corrections and help me keep each current!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 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   I'm making updates for this year as fast as I can - if you find anything out-of-date, wrong or not working - please let me know!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 through the links to products on Amazon. As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. This allows me to continue to maintain the 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 specific 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 Apple festival, and other festivals. We have a guide to apple varieties and a guide to peach varieties. Also recipes, canning and freezing directions for apples, tomatoes, corn blueberries, peaches, 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 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 write me!

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!

Western Nevada U-Pick Farms and Orchards in 2022, by county

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

Carson City

Churchill County

  • Lattin Farms - raspberries, pumpkins,  Corn Maze, Hayrides and "Pick-Your-Own Produce" - their website doesn't say exactly what they have to pick
    1955 McLean Road, Fallon, NV 89406. Phone: (866) 638-6293 or phone: (775) 867-3750. Fax: (775) 867-4592. Email: [email protected]. Directions: . Open: . Other activities: Antique Tour, Children's Play Area, Cow Train, Critterville, Pumpkin Tower, Picnicking, Scarecrow Factory. Easter Egg Hunt.
    Comments from a visitor on September 10, 2010: "We have been going there the last two years for u-pick. They have red raspberries in the fall (August, September), rhubarb, tomatoes, herbs and they have even let us pick pickles. It sounds like most items can be u-picked after they have got most of the crop. U-pick is 1/2 the cost stand price. They are really nice there and we have never been dissatisfied with any produce or baked goods we have bought from them. The corn maze and Saturday evens in October are nice and fun for the whole family."
    A visitor writes, February 21, 2008: They have a raspberry patch you can pick your own that my family takes advantage of every's our tradition. A pumpkin Patch. A corn maze. A small animal petting place. A fruit/vegetable stand. A small bakery. And other things. It's a really fun place to go. They sell homemade jams/breads etc... It's locally owned and a very friendly place. They have a large picnic area and you can reserve it for baby, wedding showers...I believe they have had weddings there. Like I said above they have a corn maze, small petting zoo and they provide hay rides as well.
  • Mackie Farms - apples, apricots, peaches, and prepicked produce, school tours
    577 Mason Road, Hazen, NV 89408. Phone: 775-830-1854. Email: [email protected]. Directions: We are located between Fernley and Fallon, Nevada. click here for a map and directions. Crops are usually available in July, August, September. Open: By appointment only. Payment: Cash, only. We are a pesticide free facility.
  • Rise And Shine Farms - uses organic methods, beans, corn (sweet), herbs or spices, melons, peas, pumpkins, raspberries, summer squash, winter squash, Turkeys, prepicked produce, farm animals
    6166 Lakeview Dr, Fallon, NV 89406. Phone: 775-867-5873. Email: [email protected]. Directions: From Reno Interstate 80 to Fernley exit to highway alt 50 east towards Fallon turn left on Roberson and proceed approximately 2 miles to Lakeview Dr turn left and follow signs to farm. Click here for a map and directions. Crops are usually available in June, July, August, September, October, November. Open: By appointment. We use natural practices, but are not yet certified Organic. Payment: Cash, Check. All produce is grown naturally without chemical fertilizers or pesticides.

Douglas County

  • Hungry Mother Organics - CERTIFIED ORGANIC, beans, beets, broccoli, carrots, cucumbers, herbs or spices, onions, peppers, strawberries, tomatoes, Fresh eggs
    3190 highway 395, Minden, NV 89702. Phone: 775-267-3084. Email: [email protected]. Open: May 15 pm to July 4 Monday to Saturday, 9am to 6pm Sundays 10am to 4pm Mid - July to May (off - season): Monday to Saturday: 9am to 6pm Closed Sundays and Mondays. Directions: We are 2 miles south of Carson City, across the street from the Silver City RV Park. Click here for a map and directions. We are certified organic for all crops! Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa, MasterCard, Discover. Click here for our Facebook page. In addition to offering local, organic plants and produce Hungry Mother Organics is focused on helping our customers be as successful as possible growing their own food in the difficult northern Nevada / Lake Tahoe climate. We offer classes throughout the spring, summer and fall as well as other learning opportunities such as the Backyard Farmer Association.
    Comments from a visitor on November 05, 2011: "We love these guys! Everybody is happy, helpful and a wealth of information that they share freely. We tell everyone we know about them. Keep up the good work and thanks for the kick in the butt to put in our first raised bed garden this year (2011)it was a huge success."
  • Plant It Nursery - apples, asparagus, beans, beets, blackberries, broccoli, carrots, corn (sweet), cucumbers, eggplant, flowers, herbs or spices, lavender, melons, onions, rhubarb, summer squash, tomatoes, Fresh eggs, U-pick and already picked, gift shop, restrooms, picnic area, school tours
    1346 Centerville Lane, Gardnerville, NV 89410. Phone: 775-781-1918. Email: [email protected]. Open: We are a Retail Nursery open to the public Wednesday thru Saturday 9 am to 5, Sunday 10 am to 4:30 and Monday 9 am to 5, CLOSED Tuesday; Please call for off season hours November thru February. Directions: Hwy. 395 to Gilamn, turn West for 1/2 Mile, we are on your West side, 1346 Centerville (Gilman) across from Street Gall Catholic Church (BIG Brick Church). Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa, MasterCard, Discover, AmEx. Click here for our Facebook page.  

Esmeralda County

Lyon County

  • Custom Gardens Farm & CSA - beans, strawberries, and prepicked produce, picnic area, events at your location (call for info)
    3701 Elm Street, Silver Springs, NV 89429. Phone: 775-577-2069. Email: [email protected].  Directions: Located just south of the intersections of US 50 and 95-A in Silver Springs, NV. Sign on Highway. Open: Farm-Stand open to public July - October on Sundays, 9:30 AM to 2:00 PM. All other visits by appointment. PYO by appointment, only. Strawberries are Day Neutral, available through summer to frost. Green Beans main harvest is August to October. We are certified organic for all crops! Payment: Cash, Check. Vegetables A to Z. Certified Organic by the NV Dept. of Agriculture 1001-P / USDA.
  • Smith & Smith Farms - Blackberries
    305 Comstock, Dayton, NV 89403. Phone : 775-246-9005. We have cut flowers, long lasting arrangements, and a U-pick blackberry patch.(ADDED: May 30, 2016, JBS)

Mineral County

Pershing County

Storey County

Washoe County

  • Agape Organics / The Apple Basket - Certified Organic , apples
    7425 Franktown Rd, Washoe Valley, NV. Phone: 775-885-1988. Email: [email protected]. Open: 8-5 on Saturdays til the end of October. Organic dwarf apple trees. Come on out to the Apple Basket to pick your own fresh, crisp, delicious organic apples. It's an adventure the entire family can enjoy. We have four varieties to choose from: Braeburn, Gala, Cameo and Golden Delicious. We also have fresh hand-picked baskets ready for you to take and enjoy. Hurry these delicious apples are only $.50 per pound (unknown date of price - call to verify!). CALL FOR TIMES AND DIRECTIONS.
  • High Desert Books etcetera - grapes, U-pick and already picked
    11865 Fir Drive, Reno, NV 89506. Phone: 775 971-1922. Alternate Phone: 775 544-0980. Email: [email protected]. Open: August through October, mornings, seven days. Directions: North end of Lemmon Valley, corner of Fir and Ohio, 11865 Fir Drive. For a map to our farm, click here. Grapes August September October. Payment: Cash, only. Call first only!. (ADDED: August 23, 2016)

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


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