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Looking for a local, true farmer's market in southeastern Iowa?  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 southeastern Iowa, 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 March 2017, and other timely information:

March 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

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  • Appleberry Orchard - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, apples, blackberries, blueberries, peaches, raspberries (red), raspberries (black), strawberries, Honey from hives on the farm, gift shop, farm animals, school tours
    2469 Highway 2, Donnellson, IA 52625. Phone: 319-372-1307. Email: info@appleberryorchard.com. Open: June - November; Check our website or call for current hours. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: From the West (Donnellson/Hwy 218/27): Take Highway 2 East, Appleberry Orchard is 7 miles from Donnellson and will be on the left side of the Highway. From the East (Ft. Madison/Hwy 61): Take Highway 2 West, Appleberry Orchard is 2.5 miles from Ft. Madison and will be on the right side of the Highway. Click here for a map and directions. Strawberries: June; Blueberries and Raspberries: July; Blackberries: July to August; Peaches: July to September; Apples: July to November; Please check our website for current availability. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. Click here for our Facebook page. Appleberry Orchard is Iowa's oldest working orchard! The farm market includes a bakery, local honey, Iowa sorghum, jams/jellies, syrups, salsas, many other gourmet foods and gifts. We have a petting farm for all ages in the historic 1882 barn and a kid's play area. (ADDED: March 27, 2012)
  • Fort Madison Farmers Market - Farmers market (multiple stalls or vendors), Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, Covered outdoor market, Uncovered outdoor market, Baked goods, Preserves, jams, jellies, Crafts, artistic products, etc, picnic area
    9th Street & Avenue F, Fort Madison, IA 52627. Phone: 319-372-5471. Fax: 319-372-6404. Email: mottoson@fortmadison.com. Open: Thursday Evenings in 2011 4:30pm to 6:30pm at Central Park. Directions: Central Park 9th Street & Avenue F. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, WIC Vouchers, SFMNP Vouchers. Organized by Fort Madison Main Street. (UPDATED: January 27, 2011)
  • Kathy's Pumpkin Patch - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, all produce is sustainably grown, Fresh local eggs, Baked goods, Preserves, jams, jellies, Crafts, artistic products, etc, asparagus, beans, beets, blackberries, broccoli, corn (sweet), cucumbers, eggplant, flowers, melons, onions, pears, peas, peaches, peppers, pumpkins, rhubarb, summer squash, winter squash, tomatoes, Fresh eggs, gift shop, concessions / refreshment stand, porta-potties, picnic area, birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties, school tours, events at your location (call for info)
    1977 Highway 2, Donnellson, IA 52625. Phone: 319-470-1558. Email: info@kathyspumpkinpatch.com. Open: Monday to Saturday from 9am to 5pm; and Sundays from 11am to 4pm, June 1 to August 31. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Pumpkins: September 21 to October 31; Corn maze is open from September 1 to October 31; Moonlight maze is open Saturday nights in October from 7pm to 10pm. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, AmEx. Click here for our Facebook page. Today we have over 40 acres and 175 varieties of pumpkins, squash, gourds, vegetables, and other fall ornamentals. We believe that education and entertainment go hand in hand, and we offer a variety of rural focused activities and events for families, students, and groups of all sizes and ages. To plan your next day trip to the beautiful Iowa countryside, browse our website to see all the family activities and special weekend events happening at the pumpkin patch. (UPDATED: August 15, 2012)

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  • Terraceberry Farm - strawberries,
    1852 Liberty Road, Corydon, IA 50060. Phone: 641-344-2840. Email: roematt0@gmail.com. Open: Des Moines Downtown Farmer's Market, Saturdays in June. Directions: 4 miles West of Corydon on Old Highway 2. Click here for a map and directions. Strawberries are typically ready around June 1 and only last 3 to 4 weeks; we have a new planting of blueberries, some will be ready in July. Payment: Cash, only. We will also be selling honey at the Des Moines Farmer's Market. (ADDED: January 15, 2014)

 

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