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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.

Capital Region (aka Hudson Valley) of New York State Farmer's Market Listings in 2021, by county

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Albany County

  • Altamont Orchards, Inc - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, also U Pick strawberries and apples
    6654 Dunnsville Road, Altamont, NY 12009. Phone: 518-861-6515. Phone: 518-861-6515. Email: info@altamontorchards.com. Open: from early May, 9:30 am to 6:00 pm, daily; call to verify on pyo crops. Directions: NY Thruway I-87 to Exit 24 to Route 20 West, 10 miles to Route 397, left on Route 397, 1 mile on left. There is PICK YOUR OWN APPLES, weekends in the fall, starting September 8, 2005, from 10am to 4PM. PYO 2005 Prices: $.50 per lb (1/2 bushel $10.00). The Pick Your Own (PYO) Fields are located on Rt. 146 in Altamont. About 1 1/2 miles before the Altamont Fair entrance. Altamont Orchards Facebook page. Strawberries: usually finish by the beginning of July; Please bring your own containers, and the 2005 strawberries pyo prices were $1.35/lb. The Pick Your Own (PYO) Fields are located on Route 146 in Altamont. About 1 one half miles before the Altamont Fair entrance. For more directions click here!
  • Indian Ladder Farms - , Cider mill (fresh apple cider made on the premises), gift shop, concessions / refreshment stand, porta-potties, restrooms, picnic area, farm animals, birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties, school tours, group reservations
    342 Altamont Road, Altamont, NY 12009. Phone: (518) 765-2956. Alternate Phone: 866-640-PICK. Email: info@indianladderfarms.com. Open: Daily 9 am to 6pm. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Market updates: Click here for updates. Directions: From Albany: Route 20 west Route 155 south, Route 85a west, Route 156 west, Farm on left. Click here for a map and directions. Berry PYO Begins in June and Apple PYO Begins Labor Day Weekend. Payment: Cash, Check, ApplePay, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, AmEx. Click here for our Facebook page. Indian Ladder Farms strives to provide apples of superior taste and quality, while maintaining a healthy ecologically-balanced growing environment. In addition to pick-your-own apples and pumpkins in the fall, we have pick-your-own berries through the summer. Visit our farm menagerie and say "hi" to Simon, our donkey, and many others. Our nature trail will lead you by orchards, marshes, woods, and fields. (UPDATED: July 14, 2021)
    Comments from a visitor on October 23, 2008:
    "My favorite place to go in the fall :)"
  • Stanton's Feura Farm - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, strawberries, raspberries, apples and pumpkins
    210 Onesquethaw Creek Road, Feura Bush, NY 12067. Phone: (518) 768-2344. Fax: (518) 768-2344. Email: feurafarm@aol.com. Open: Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: From NYS Thruway Exit 23 take Route 9W south to Route 32. Follow Route 32 south 1 mile past the village of Feura Bush and make a slight right onto Onesquethaw Creek Road The farm is 1 mile down the road. Payment: Cash, only. Stanton's Feura Farm Facebook page.  Availability of crops: Strawberries-- Mid June ~ Raspberries-- Early September ~ Apples-- Mid September ~ Pumpkins-- October. We also grow many more fresh market crops .

Rensselaer County

  • Hay Berry Farm LLC - Uses natural growing practices, Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, all produce is sustainably grown, Indoor market, Covered outdoor market, Crafts, artistic products, etc, gift shop, porta-potties
    1176 Babcock Lake Road, Hoosick Falls, NY 12090. Phone: 518-285-9039. Email: info@hayberryfarm.org. Open: June through September, Thursday through Monday, 9am until 3pm, Friday until 6pm. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Market updates: Click here for updates. Directions: From NY Route 7, turn north on Babcock Lake Road (County Route 87) and drive one mile to the fields and farm stand. Click here for a map and directions. Blueberries: July through mid-August Blueberry pruning workshop: last Saturday in March. We use natural practices, but are not yet certified Organic. Payment: Cash, only. Click here for our Facebook page. Family-friendly. We love sharing information about green living and sustainable farming and welcome those interested in seeing the farm. Member of Northeast Organic Farming Association of New York Farmers Pledge. Our own fruit, vegetables, and herbs (including lavender and rosemary). Yarn from our sheep. Our own dried flowers, dried flower arrangements and workshops to make your own arrangement. March workshop on how to prune your blueberries. Hand wash station and parking next to field. (UPDATED: August 25, 2013) (UPDATED: July 25, 2011)
  • Swartz Farm - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, pick your own strawberries and pick your own pumpkins, corn maze
    1532 Eleanor Dr, Castleton NY, 12033. Phone: 518-732-7420. Email: swartzdairyandproduce@gmail.com. Also, Roadside Stand. Swartz Dairy & Produce is a 5th generation dairy, fruit & vegetable farm located in southern Rensselaer County, NY, known for strawberries, pumpkins, & corn maze! (the apple orchard has been removed)
  • The Farm at Kristy's Barn - 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), all produce is sustainably grown, Indoor market, Fresh local eggs, Baked goods, Preserves, jams, jellies, Turkeys, Honey from hives on the farm, Fresh eggs, Cider mill (fresh apple cider made on the premises), restrooms, picnic area, petting zoo, school tours
    2385 Brookview Road, Castleton, NY 12033. Phone: (518) 477-6250. Email: kristysbarncsa@gmail.com. Open: Monday to Friday, from 9 am to 7 pm; Saturday, from 9 am to 6 pm; and Sunday, from 10 am to 6 pm, May 1 to December 1. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: Exit 10 off I-90 Head in the direction of the gas stations Straight through the traffic light Turn left at the end of the road We are on the right. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. We are a family run, low spray, no spray farm feeding capital district families since 1910. (ADDED: May 24, 2013)
  • Tarbox Farms Earth's Bounty - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, all produce is sustainably grown, Covered outdoor market,
    1533 NY 7, Troy, NY 12180. Phone: 518-279-9517. Open: Every day from 9am to 6pm, May 1 to October 31. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, WIC Vouchers, SFMNP Vouchers. (ADDED: July 01, 2012)

Saratoga County

  • Ariels Farm - Roadside stand, Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, fruits and vegetables (some locally grown), some produce is sustainably grown, all produce is grown using IPM (integrated pest management), Covered outdoor market, Baked goods, asparagus, beans, blueberries, corn (sweet), cucumbers, eggplant, flowers, grapefruit, peas, peppers, pumpkins, raspberries (Spring, red), raspberries (Autumn, red), raspberries (Spring, black), raspberries (Autumn, black), rhubarb, strawberries, tomatoes, other vegetables, Other fruit or veg,
    194 Northern Pines Rd, Gansevoort, NY 12831. Phone: 518-584-2189. Email: jariel@nycap.rr.com. Open: May 1 to October 31st / Monday to Sunday(7 days a week) / 9am to 6pm to Please call before you plan to visit as our hours change seasonally. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Tomatoes: May 1 to September 1; Asparagus: May to June; Strawberries: June to July; Raspberries: July to September; Peas: June; Corn: August; Pumpkins: October. Payment: Cash, Check. We are a local farm that has been providing the surrounding area with the freshest produce since 1948. Our delicious U Pick strawberries and raspberries are available every summer as well as berries already picked for sell on the stand. We have a variety of produce on our farm including asparagus, corn, tomatoes, and everything in between! Stop by and check us out and we'll show you what good food is all about! Please call us before you visit to hear the specific hours we are open and prices of the berries. We looked forward to seeing you!. Lettuce Cherry Tomatoes Radishes Summer Squash South Carolina Peaches. (ADDED: June 12, 2012)
  • Arnold's Farm Fresh Produce - Farm market, not located on the farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, Indoor market, Covered outdoor market, Fresh local eggs, Baked goods, Preserves, jams, jellies, Crafts, artistic products, etc, beans, blackberries, blueberries, broccoli, carrots, corn (sweet), cucumbers, eggplant, flowers, herbs/spices, melons, onions, peaches, peppers, summer squash, strawberries, tomatoes, other vegetables, Honey from hives on the farm, Fresh eggs
    1319 Sacandaga Rd, West Charlton, NY 12010. Phone: 518-269-9562. Email: jla244@cornell.edu. Open: June to September Monday to Wednesday Honor System Thursday to Sunday 10am to 6:30pm, after 6:30 Honor System. Directions: 1319 Sacandaga road (Or State Route 147), Amsterdam, NY 12010. Just south of State Route 67. Click here for a map and directions. Strawberries: June Blueberries: Early July to August Flowers: July Local Sweet Corn: Early July. Payment: Cash, Check. We are always looking for feedback and suggestions for new products, please stop in and share your ideas with us!. (ADDED: June 23, 2012)
  • Barber's Ruckytucks PYO Farm - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, picnic area
    206 Ruckytucks Rd, Stillwater, NY 12170. Phone: 518-583-0874. Fax: 518-583-0874. Email: joesydnic@verizon.net. Open: June Sunday - Saturday 9 am to 6 july - oct Monday to Friday 9 am to 6 Saturday and Sunday 10 am to 6. Directions: Off of route 32 or 67 near battlefield. 206 Ruckytucks rd. Payment: Cash, WIC Vouchers. (ADDED: May 12, 2014)
  • Bowman Orchards - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, Indoor market, Pick your own and picked apples, cherries, strawberries, raspberries, blackberries and blueberries, cider and donuts.
    141 Sugar Hill Road, Rexford NY, 12148. Phone: 518-371-2042. Email: kevin@bowmanorchards.com. At Bowman Orchards, we feature pick your own apples, berry picking, and so many more seasonal activities. Our apple trees are low to the ground so usually ladders aren't needed. However they are available to use if you need them. Enjoy the farm animals. We have pigs, sheep, goats, horses, and alpacas waiting for your attention. Strawberries are available the month of June both u-pick and pre-picked. Raspberries are available starting around July 1st through a hard frost (we have added summer raspberries so they will be open right through Thanksgiving). Available both u-pick and pre-picked. We have both red and golden raspberries. Blackberries are U-Pick from Mid July-Mid Aug. We grow what is claimed to be the largest blackberry in the world. Blueberries are available U-Pick early in July until Early August. Sweet AND Tart cherries available Early July until Early August. Please Note these dates are approximate and availability depends on weather & crop yield! Roadside Stand, Farm Market. Click here for a link to our Facebook page.
    A visitor writes on June 02, 2019: "My family has been to this farm several times in the past 4 years. Bowmans has the best product quality, selection, and availability in the area. The site is very clean, fun, and besides produce they offer PYO, plants and trees for purchase, a great shop, fudge, cider, bakery, petting zoo, snack bar, and more. Parking is free and very accessible. Every single employee has been very friendly and helpful every time. Check them out, you'll be glad you did!"
    A visitor writes on October 01, 2014: "I took my children to Bowman Orchards when they were small and love it. We now have grandchildren. We are so very disappointed with the staff, service and ridiculous cost of everything. A family tradition no more!"
  • Devoe's Rainbow Orchards - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, Indoor market, bakery, U Pick Apples
    1569 U.S. 9, Clifton Park, NY 12065. Phone: 518-371-8397. Email: devoesrainboworchards@hotmail.com. Open: 9 am to 6 pm, daily, year round, call for picking conditions and availability. Roadside Stand. DeVoe's Rainbow Apple Orchards, The upstate NY apple orchard! We are a century old 100 acre family farm located in Clifton Park (Southern Saratoga County), at the foothills of the great Adirondack Mountain region. Come visit us. Bring the whole family and enjoy all the fun things we have to offer. Including beautiful apples, baked goods from the oven, fresh produce, gift baskets and ice cream. Click here for a link to our Facebook page.
  • Fo-Castle Farm Country Store Inc - Apples, cider, farm market, bakery
    166 Kingsley Road, Burnt Hills NY, 12027-9531. Phone: 518-399-8322. Email: focastlefarm@gmail.com. Open: ???. They do have a Farm Market. Fo'Castle Farm has been a family tradition in Burnt Hills since 1908. Be drawn back to a bygone era as you enter our charming Country Store. Browse a wide variety of unique gifts. Take some time and join us for a bite to eat in front of a cozy fire or in our airy sunroom. Stella Pasta Bar and Bakery serves all your favorites and all of their dishes are made with the freshest ingredients, sure to satisfy the heartiest of appetites.  And, of course, a trip to Fo'Castle Farm is not complete without a delicious cider donut! Our bakery is full of pies, artisan breads, cookies, and other treats.
  • Hicks Fruit Farm - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, Indoor market, U Pick Apples, cherries, blueberries
    160 Sugar Hill Road, Rexford NY, 12148. Phone:518-642-1788. Email: hicksorchard@gmail.com. Open: Cherries EARLY JULY; Blueberries mid July through mid August; apples in the Fall, For up to the minute harvest conditions, check the home page of our website or call us. New York's Oldest U-Pick Orchard. A Family Tradition since 1905Located in Middle Granville, New York, in the Lower Adirondack Region on the New York/Vermont border, pick cherries, blueberries or apples. Hicks Orchard Facebook page. Whether you're picking your own fruit on our farm, tempting your taste buds with hot cider donuts, watching apple cider being pressed in our cider mill, partaking in a guided tasting of our award winning hard ciders and Ice Ciders in Slyboro Ciderhouse, visiting the barnyard animals or enjoying a fall wagon ride through the orchard, Hicks Orchard has something for everyone. And a Farm Market.
  • Saratoga Apple, Inc. - U Pick Apples, farm market
    1174 Route 29, Schuylerville NY, 12871. Phone: 518-695-3131. Open: from 9 to 6 daily, all year, with an outstanding selection of apples. Pick apples, ride wagons to the orchards, taste a delicious cider donut or other freshly baked treat. U Pick Apples, Farm Market, Cider. Click here for a link to our Facebook page.  Saratoga Apple is a small farm and apple orchard with about 40 acres of apples, sweet & sour cherries, plums, peaches, nectarines, apricots, asparagus, raspberries, and quite a few vegetables. Directions: on US Route 29, just west of the village of Schuylerville, NY. Our refrigerated warehouse and low oxygen ("controlled atmosphere") storage keeps the apples crisp and juicy year round.
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Schenectady County

  • Indian House Farm - farm stand, Haunted Corn Maze
    2627 Giffords Church Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306. Phone: 518-376-1257. Open: Mid July-Labor Day Weekend Monday-Saturday 10:00am to 6:00pm Sundays 10am-4pm - Fall HoursMonday-Friday Honor System Weekends 10:00 am - 4:00 pm. Directions: Call for directions. Payment: Cash, Check. 50 acres of vegetables grown here on our family farm. We have built a reputation for our delicious Sweet Corn! We also grow green beans, cukes, tomatoes, zucchini, summer squash, eggplant, pumpkins and many other vegetables! We also carry fresh strawberries, blueberries, peaches, pears.The corn maze is an annual Haunted Corn Maze event, held for the past 10 years. The Haunted Maze is fun for the whole family, and partial proceeds go to support the Children's Hospital at Albany Medical Center.(ADDED: October 11, 2011, suggested by a visitor)

Warren County

Washington County

  • Apple Hill Orchard - apples, already picked
    County Route 21, Whitehall, NY 12887. Phone: 518-796-7575. Alternate Phone: 518-791-2441. Fax: 518-499-1633. Email: lakegeorgenorth@verizon.net. Open: Monday to Sunday from 9am to 6pm; September 7 to October 20. Directions: Go to Whitehall, New York and take Route 4 East. Continue about four miles and take a right onto County Route 21. UPICK is .3 of a mile on the left. Payment: Cash, Check. We pick Macs, Empires, Regular Cortlands, Red Cortlands, Red Delicious and limited Spies.
  • Bordens Orchard - farmstand, apples
    Valley Falls Road, Schaghticoke - Washington County. Phone: 518-692-2370. Directions: We are located on Valley\ Falls Road in the Town of Easton. You can follow our signs from Route 40: - From the North (Greenwich): turn left at the Easton Vol. Fire House, then straight for 1.7 miles. - From the South (Schaghticoke) go 3 miles north on Rt.40, turn right on Crandalls Corners Road (dirt road), then left at end, we are three quarters of a mile north
    - From the East (Cambridge): take Route 67 to Schaghticoke or take County Route 59 to Center Cambridge Road, to So. Cambridge Road, to Meeting House Road, left on Valley Falls Road, 1.5 miles south
    Apples: Red Melba, Pristine, Summer treat, Redfree, Empress, Ginger Gold, Paulared, Gala, Niagara, Milton, McIntosh, Ozark Gold, Honeycrisp, Macoun, Liberty, R.I.Greening, Spartan, Cortland, Red Delicious, Empire, Jonagold, Fortune, Idared, Pound Sweet, Golden Delicious, Spigold, Northern Spy, Rome Beauty, Winter Banana, Granny Smith.
  • BugHouse Farm at Fitch's Point - blackberries, raspberries (Spring, red), raspberries (Autumn, red), raspberries (Spring, black), raspberries (Autumn, black), tomatoes, other vegetables,
    4183 State Route 29, Salem, NY 12865. Phone: 216-225-4444. Fax: 866-222-2968. Email: BugHouseFarmsatFitchsPoint@gmail.com. Open: See our website for current hours. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: next to The Greenery in Salem. Payment: Cash, Check. Home Grown Honey and Herb Vinegar. (ADDED: July 25, 2010)
  • The Common Sense Farm - Certified Organic, beans, beets, broad beans, broccoli, carrots, corn (sweet), cucumbers, eggplant, flowers, herbs/spices, melons, onions, peas, peppers, tomatoes,
    41 North Union Street, Cambridge, NY 12816. Phone: 518-723-4955. Email: othniel@commonsensefarm.com. Open: for tours by appointment, Farm stand hours will be from 9 am to 5pm on Monday through Friday. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. We are certified organic for all crops! Payment: Cash, Check. (ADDED: March 11, 2010)
  • Eat Some Green - Roadside stand, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, Covered outdoor market, beans, beets, cucumbers, flowers, lavender, melons, peppers, summer squash, winter squash, other vegetables,
    5457 State Route 40, Argyle, NY 12809. Phone: 7478795. Email: dmhumiston@humistondirect.com. Open: Honor system open 7am to 8pm. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. We have a second location at Binleys Florist in Queensbury. Look for the Veggie Wagon in the parking lot. You can place an order over the phone and pick up at Binleys. Various types of tomatoes. Specialty melons such as Yellow Doll and Ambrosia. (ADDED: July 02, 2014)
  • The Garden Barn - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, Baked goods,
    351 East Rd, Fort Edward, NY 12828. Phone: 518-747-8843. Fax: 5187478843. Email: garden@capital.net. Open: June - August; 6 days per week Monday - Saturday 10 am to 5 pm. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Pumpkin picking last weekend in September throughout October; Fresh cut Christmas trees Thanksgiving until Christmas eve. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, AmEx. (ADDED: October 17, 2010)
  • Hand Melon Farm - Uses integrated pest management practices, Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, Baked goods blueberries, peppers, raspberries (Autumn, red), strawberries, tomatoes, U-pick and already picked, farm market
    533 Wilbur Avenue, Greenwich, NY 12834. Phone: 518-692-2376. Alternate Phone: 518-692-7502. Fax: 518-692-2376. Email: handmelonfarm@yahoo.com. Open: Beginning in June with Strawberries; Wednesday through Friday 8 am to 5 pm; Saturday and Sunday from 8 am to 4 pm and CLOSED MONDAY & TUESDAY. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Strawberries open typically the beginning of June running through mid July; Blueberries follow shortly thereafter (in 2020, blueberry picking is $3.75 per pound and started in mid-July; Raspberries begin late august; Tomatoes and Peppers open Saturday and Sunday only the third weekend in august; Pick your own hours are Monday through Friday 8 am to 5:30 pm; Saturday and Sunday 8am to 4:30 pm. We use integrated pest management practices. Payment: Cash, Check, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. Click here for our Facebook page. We operate a Farm market on Rt 29 in Greenwich, NY that carries a wide range of produce that we grow on the farm but is not available for pick your own. This includes sweet corn, yellow and green squash and beans, eggplant, watermelons, specialty fall items including pumpkins, hot peppers and our famous Hand melons!. (UPDATED: July 21, 2020 JBS)
    Comments from a visitor on May 21, 2009: "They also have pick your own tomatoes and peppers and Fall Raspberries. The veggies picking always starts the 3rd weekend of August and runs until supplies last. Last years price was $15.00 per bushel. Bushel baskets themselves cost $2.00 each (bring your own containers!) Fall Raspberries start around early September (late August) and go until a hard frost. The light frosts make the berries sweeter. There are 2 patches to pick from. "
    Comments from a visitor on May 25, 2008: "They send me a post card to let us know what is ready for picking. They have a large variety of PYO strawberries and they are very well tended!"
  • Kelly's Emerald Feeds LLC - Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, beans, beets, broccoli, carrots, corn (sweet), cucumbers, eggplant, herbs/spices, onions, peppers, pumpkins, raspberries (red), rhubarb, summer squash, winter squash, tomatoes, other vegetables, picnic area
    672 County Line Rd, Queensbury, NY 12804. Phone: 518-793-5474. Fax: Same as Above. Email: kellyfeeds@hotmail.com. Open: Monday to Saturday 8:00am to 7:00 pm Sunday 10:00am to 5:00pm. Directions: Exit 19 of northway, 254 east to 9L north, 3 miles to left on Hicks road; 1.5 miles to left on County line Road. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard. . Hay, straw and seasonal plants. (ADDED: September 12, 2009) (UPDATED: May 28, 2010)