Looking for a local, true farmer's market in northwestern Iowa, Sioux Falls area? 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 northwestern Iowa, Sioux Falls area,
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.
And if you know of one I missed and want to add it or correct the
information, please let me know!
What's in season in August 2017, and other
August brings with it Spring and the ability to buy
locally, especially in the deep South where fresh strawberries are available in
Florida and Texas, followed by California. Cold weather crops, like spinach,
some lettuces, peas, kale, Brussels sprouts, broccoli, cauliflower, leeks and
early onions being harvested in all but the colder regions. Many markets still
have fresh winter squash, stored from last Autumn.
Farmer's Market Listings, by county
Click on Local resources above, if you need a county map
Buena Vista County
Good Eetens - strawberries, restrooms
Street, Everly, IA 51338. Phone: 712-348-4025. Alternate phone:
712-712-348-1877. Open: Saturday: 1:00 p.m. - 8pm. We will be in
and out on other days, so give us a call if you want to stop in
at the farm. Directions: From Barb's Corner on Hwy. 18, go 4
miles north and 3.5 miles east (on the Fostoria blacktop). From
Hwy 71, go west on 280th Street in Fostoria and drive 5.5 miles.
(The GoodEetens sign is on the south side of the road.) Payment:
Cash, Check. (ADDED: June 11, 2014, suggested by a visitor)
A visitor writes on June 11, 2014: "They are following
organic practices, but are not certified organic."
Hawk Valley Gardens - Wide variety of seasonal,
locally grown fruits and vegetables, apples, onions, pumpkins,
summer squash, winter squash, tomatoes, Other fruit or veg,
2670 Highway 18, Spencer, IA 51301. Phone: 712-363-1587.
Alternate Phone: 712-836-2263. Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org. Open: Saturdays 8:00 am to 8:00 pm
Sundays 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm Closed Mondays Weekdays 2:00 pm to
7:00 pm. Directions: 3 miles east of Spencer, Iowa or 15 miles
west of Emmetsburg, Iowa on Highway 18.
Click here for a map and directions. Hawk Valley Garden is
open September 12 to October 31. Payment: Cash, only. Hawk
Valley Garden's Pumpkin Stand celebrates it's 6th year in 2009.
We are a family owned and operated roadside operation that has
more than 120 varieties of pumpkins, squash and gourds. We carry
over 35 kinds of winter and summer squash for all your baking
needs. Other items include Indian corn, broom corn, bales of
straw, colorful mums, and thousands of smaller gourds and mini
pumpkins. We can help supply decorations for your fall weddings
or your Clay County Fair stands. Please contact Sue Loring for
any special orders or any questions. Potatoes, Indian Corn,
Click here for our Facebook page. (UPDATED: August 15,
2013) (UPDATED: July 31, 2009)
Scuffham's Gardens - Wide variety of seasonal,
locally grown fruits and vegetables,
2307 Plum Creek Road,
Algona, IA 50511. Phone: 515-295-2000. Email:
email@example.com. Open: Kossuth County Farmers Market in
Algona Saturdays 9am to 11pm June thru September and Wednesdays
from 3pm to 5pm July thru September. Directions: 1 1/2 miles
Northeast of Algona off of Highway 18 on Plum Creek Road.
Payment: Cash, Check. We produce quality products and sell them
at a fair market price. (ADDED: February 24, 2016)
Palo Alto County
Plymouth County (Sioux City area)