Did you know that after the Summer growing season, September is the perfect month for Pick-Your-Own!
Now is the best time to pick up fresh, locally grown apples, tomatoes, peaches, raspberries and more! Farmers’ markets and farm stands are open and filled with produce and more!
Many Essex and Middlesex county farms offer Pick-Your-Own reservations as well. You can walk the grounds of the farm and select your own apples, raspberries and more! These farms have even made adjustments, so that you will be safe during your family’s visit.
Here are some of the farms offering Apple picking this month: Autumn Hills Orchard (Groton), Belkin Family Lookout Farm (South Natick), Boston Hill Farm (North Andover), Brooksby Farm (Peabody), Carver Hill Orchard (Stow), Cider Hill Farm (Amesbury), Connemara Farm (Topsfield), Connors Farm (Danvers), Dowse Orchards (Sherborn), Drew Farm (Westford), Fay’s Farm & Orchard (Stow), Honey Pot Hill Orchards (Stow), Ingalsby Farm (Boxford), Kimball Fruit Farm (Pepperell), Parlee Farms (Tyngsboro), Roger’s Spring Hill Garden and Farm Center (Haverhill), Russell Orchards (Ipswich), Shelburne Farm (Stow), Smolak Farms (North Andover), Sunshine Farm (Sherborn) and Hill Orchard (Westford).
For other Pick-Your-Own options, we’ve put together a list of farms in Essex and Middlesex counties that have this option for your visit: Pick-Your-Own Farms