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Looking for a local, true farmer's market in Central-Northwest Minnesota?  Scroll down this page and you will see the farm markets, farm stands, roadside stands, produce markets, even garden fruit and vegetable stands and seasonal community farmer's markets in Central-Northwest Minnesota, sorted by county. Markets offering organic or sustainably grown produce are identified by the words "organic" and/or "sustainable" in Green, next to their name. If they have a website, the name will be in blue and underlined; click on it and it will open their website.

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What's in season in October 2021, and other timely information:

October Apple, pears, pumpkins, Fresh fruit and vegetables, many locally grown abound! Always see the market's website or Facebook page for current hours; many change their days and hours without notice or for the changing seasons.

Central-Northwest Minnesota Farmer's Market Listings in 2021, by county

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Becker County

Becker County

  • Lake Ida Apple Farm - some produce is sustainably grown, all produce is sustainably grown, Indoor market, apples, asparagus, raspberries (Spring, red), rhubarb, summer squash, winter squash,
    11546 West Lake Ida Lane, Lake Park , MN 56554. Phone: 218-532-3025. Email: lakeidaapples@gmail.com. Open: 7 days a week form 9 am to 7 pm mid August through October. Directions: From the Fargo North Dakota / Moorhead Minnesota Area: Go south on Interstate 94 to the Downer Exit: (approximately 15 miles), Go East 20 miles on Clay County Highway 10 which turns into Becker County 4. The Orchard is on the North Westcorner of Lake Ida at 11545 West Lake Ida Lane, across the highway from Cormorant Lutheran Church. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, WIC Vouchers, SFMNP Vouchers. Welcome to Lake Ida Apple Farm. We feature nine varieties of delicious, tree ripened apples. Set in the beautiful rolling hills of West Central Minnesota, our family welcomes you to visit our farm. We are sure you will enjoy strolling through our eight acre orchard, overlooking picturesque Lake Ida, and sampling our many tasty apples. With cooperating weather we harvest asparagus by May 15 and apples by August 15. We do not spray our apples or asparagus. Call to verify on which apples are available for harvest. 218-532-3025. (ADDED: September 17, 2010)
  • Maple Hills Orchard, LLC - apples, winter squash, Honey from hives on the farm, gift shop, restrooms, picnic area, farm animals, school tours
    29355 130th St, Frazee, MN 56544. Phone: 218-844-5445. Email: maplehillsorchard@hotmail.com. Open: Saturday 10 am to 6 pm, Sunday 11 am to 6 pm Weekends through October. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: Drive 3 miles east of Detroit Lakes or 4 miles west of Frazee, MN on US Highway 10 to 130th Street; proceed on 130th Street 1 mile. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. Click here for our Facebook page. MN hardy mums. (UPDATED: October 05, 2011)
  • Prairie Gardens - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, all produce is sustainably grown, Covered outdoor market,
    46515 County Highway 26, Detroit Lakes, MN 56501. Phone: 218-573-3873. Email: prairiegrdns@yahoo.com. Open: Tuesday to Sunday, from 10 am to 5 pm: May 15 to October 15. Directions: Detroit Lakes take Highway 34 East 17 miles to County Road 37, turn left go 8 miles past Shell Lake to County Road 26, turn right 1 1/2 miles stand is on south side of road. 10 miles East of Tamarack National Refuge on County 26. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. Click here for our Facebook page. Prairie Gardens is a small family run garden. We grow exciting varites you might not find near here and those you know. We sustainable grow our veggies to help keep the earth whole and our bodies strong. Slow food and good eatin' is what life is all about. We start all our plants here in our greenhouses. We use organic and heirloom seeds for all our produce. Leaves, compost and minerals are added to our soils, both at seeding time and also in the gardens themselves for balanced nutrition while growing. You be the certifier of the quality of green plants and the produce we grow to sell at our stand. Find not just the ordinary tomato - but what a cook might want to make that meal unforgettable!. (ADDED: October 19, 2010)

Big Stone County

  • Big Stone Lake Farmers Market - Wide variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables, Wide variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, Specific locally-grown crops, including apples, asparagus, beets, broccoli, carrots, corn (sweet), cucumbers, eggplant, flowers, herbs/spices, melons, onions, peppers, pumpkins, raspberries (red), rhubarb, summer squash, strawberries, tomatoes, other vegetables, Fresh local eggs, Baked goods, Preserves, jams, jellies, Crafts, artistic products, etc
    315 Madison Avenue, Ortonville, MN 56278. Open: Saturday's 8 am to 11 am from June - October. Directions: directions. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only.. Click here for our Facebook page. (ADDED: August 27, 2020, Suggested by a visitor)

Clay County

Douglas County

Grant County

Hubbard County

  • Carters' Farm - Uses natural growing practices, Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables, beets, corn (sweet), cucumbers, pumpkins, winter squash, tomatoes, other vegetables, concessions / refreshment stand, porta-potties, picnic area, face painting, mini-golf, farm animals, school tours, group reservations
    14766 119th Avenue, Park Rapids, MN 56470. Phone: (218) 732-3105. Email: Cartersfarmpr@gmail.com. Open: Daylight Hours, Monday through Sunday, throughout the summer. Directions: From the intersection of Hwys. 71 and 34 in Park Rapids: The Market is located 2 miles east on Hwy 34 (Look for the red barn.) The farm is 3 miles west on Hwy 34 and 3 miles south on 119th Ave. Click here for a map and directions. We use natural practices, but are not seeking organic certification. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard. Click here for our Facebook page. Come out to the farm this autumn for our annual Fall Festival, featuring our 5-acre corn maze, wagon ride, magic shows, live music, field games, farm animals, and more! Pumpkins, squash, ornamental corn, gourds, etc are available Sept.-October 31.  UPDATED: September 03, 2021)
  • First Fruits Blueberry Farm - No pesticides are used Farm stand / farm market on a farm, blueberries, concessions / refreshment stand, restrooms
    15364 130th Street, Menahga, MN 56464. Phone: (218) 732-1958. Email: mdyennie@paulbunyan.net. Open: Call for open hours. Directions: Go South of Park Rapids on highway 71 to highway 87, turn left (East), Travel 1/2 mile to County Road 111, take a right (South). Go approx. 1 mile to 130th Street where you will turn left (East). Go about another 1/2 mile to FIRE # 15364 - the NEW Entrance. You will See a First Fruits Blueberry Sign- Follow the field drive along the fence line back to the Blueberry Patch. Click here for a map and directions. We do not use pesticides on the crops. Payment: Cash, Check. (ADDED: May 21, 2020)

Otter Tail County

  • Mother, Goose & Bean's - Roadside stand, corn (sweet),
    16607 340th Street, Erhard, MN 56534. Phone: (218) 205-1543. Email: mothergooseandbeans@gmail.com. Open: Every Saturday morning on the front lawn of the Historical Museum in Fergus Falls; 9am until 1pm; Middle of July - August, 2016. Directions: We are located in between Elizabeth and Erhard, MN; just off of highway 59. Watch for the giant "Bale-man Family" to show you where to turn. For a map to our farm, click here. Payment: Cash, only. Click here for our Facebook page. At Mother, Goose & Bean's we offer beautiful and distinct Fall décor; from typical decorations to uniquely handcrafted wreaths. We also create custom signage made of sturdy wood, corrugated metal and distressed lettering. (ADDED: June 08, 2016)
  • The GARDEN on Hwy 35 - Roadside stand, all produce is sustainably grown, cucumbers, onions, pumpkins, summer squash, winter squash, tomatoes, other vegetables,
    29700 N. highway 35, Underwood, MN 56586. Phone: 218-495-3160. Alternate Phone: 218-770-8119. Email: TheGARDENonHwy35@gmail.com. Open: June - October Tuesday - Sunday 8 am to 7 pm. Directions: 9 miles N of Underwood or 13 miles E Fergus Falls then N on 35 1.7 miles at the junction 1 & 35. Click here for a map and directions. Saskatoon's aka Juneberries, think 4th of July; Call up to 5 days earlier; Very short harvest period; Aronia berries September long harvest; Ripe berries remain on branch; Apples, July - November several varieties. Payment: Cash, Check. (ADDED: January 18, 2015)

Pope County

Stevens County

Todd County

Traverse County

  • Coffman Apple Orchard - Roadside stand, Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, some produce is grown using IPM (integrated pest management),
    7182 Us highway 75, Wheaton, MN 56296. Phone: (320) 815-5233. Alternate Phone: (320) 563-8549. Email: bcoffman04@gmail.com. Open: September 1 to November 15 Availability of crops varies, please call or email for availability details; We are flexible with hours and have a stand open 24 hours. Directions: 7 miles North of Wheaton, MN on US Highway 75, East side of road. Apple orchard along highway. Honeycrisp available from September 1 to November 15 Harrel Red available from October 1 to November 15 Pumpkins available from October 1 to November 15. We use integrated pest management practices (IPM). Payment: Cash, Check. We grow Honeycrisp and Harrel Red apples as well as pumpkins, butternut squash, buttercup squash and gourds. (ADDED: October 17, 2018)

Wadena County

Wilkin County