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.
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What's in season in October 2023, and other timely information:
October brings with it cold weather winter crops, like kale, spinach,
some lettuces, peas, kale, Brussels sprouts, broccoli, cabbage, cauliflower,
leeks and early onions,
and from southern areas, like Florida and southern Texas,
strawberries, oranges, sumatras, grapefruit.
Central-Northwest Minnesota Farmer's Market Listings in 2023, by county
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Lake Ida Apple Farm - some produce is sustainably
grown, all produce is sustainably grown, Indoor market, apples,
asparagus, raspberries (Spring, red), rhubarb, summer squash,
11546 West Lake Ida Lane, Lake Park , MN
56554. Phone: 218-532-3025. Email:
[email protected]. 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
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:
[email protected]. 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
46515 County Highway 26, Detroit Lakes, MN
56501. Phone: 218-573-3873. Email:
[email protected]. 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,
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
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)
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:
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,
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 -
pesticides are used Farm stand / farm market on a farm,
blueberries, concessions / refreshment stand, restrooms
130th Street, Menahga, MN 56464. Phone: (218) 732-1958. Email:
[email protected]. 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,
Otter Tail County
Mother, Goose & Bean's - Roadside stand, corn
16607 340th Street, Erhard, MN 56534. Phone: (218)
[email protected]. 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
29700 N. highway 35, Underwood, MN 56586. Phone:
218-495-3160. Alternate Phone: 218-770-8119. Email:
[email protected]. 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 &
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)
- 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),
highway 75, Wheaton, MN 56296. Phone: (320) 815-5233. Alternate
Phone: (320) 563-8549. Email:
[email protected]. 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)
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