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Looking for a local, true farmer's market in Boise and Southwestern Idaho?  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 Boise and Southwestern Idaho, 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 July 2017, and other timely information:

July 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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Ada County

  • Farmer's Pick Produce - Uses integrated pest management practices, Farm stand / farm market on a farm, all produce is grown using IPM (integrated pest management), beans, beets, carrots, cucumbers, flowers, herbs/spices, lavender, peas, summer squash, tomatoes,
    8114 S Cloverdale Road, Boise, ID 83709. Phone: 208-432-1010. Open: to be announced. Directions: We use integrated pest management practices. Payment: Cash, only. Farmer's Pick is a small, seasonal farm growing only open-pollinated, non-hybrid, non-gmo vegetables and flowers. Canning tomatoes by the case, pickling cucumbers, sweet basil by the pound. (UPDATED: September 30, 2015) (ADDED: March 23, 2015)

Boise County

Canyon County

  • Watsons Sunnyslope Farm - Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, Covered outdoor market, Baked goods, Preserves, jams, jellies, restrooms, face painting, petting zoo, farm animals, school tours
    13243 Sunnyslope Rd 1 mile north of Marsing Idaho on Highway 55, Caldwell, ID 83607. Phone: 208-965-1051. Alternate Phone: 208-249-8760. Fax: 208-896-5056. Email: susancwatson@gmail.com. Open: Friday 10 am to 10 pm, Saturday 10 am to 10 pm, Sunday 12 pm to 5 pm. Directions: 15 miles from Interstate 84, exit 33A on Highway 55 Karcher Road or 1 mile North of Marsing on Highway 55. Click here for a map and directions. Fall Farm Festival: Saturday, October 17, 2009; Hours: 10 am to 10 pm; Live music begins at 1 pm by the Ian McFeron Band of Seattle, Washington; We'll have great food and drink, as well as other family activities. Payment: Cash, Check, Visa/MasterCard. Need a great place to eat near the farm? We own the Spot Pizza just 1 mile south in Marsing. We offer fantastic and unique pizza, hot sandwiches, deli sandwiches, homemade soup, full salad bar and homemade pies!. (ADDED: September 26, 2009)

Elmore County

Gem County

  • Anderson Apple Ranch - Garden stand on a residence (which is NOT on a farm), Uncovered outdoor market, apples, porta-potties, school tours
    1877 West South Slope Road, Emmett, ID 83617. Phone: 208-695-9741. Email: applelady@clearwire.net. Open: late September through late October; Check back for exact dates Open for business Monday - Saturday CLOSED Sunday Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday: 4pm to 7pm Thursday: ᅠBy appointment only Friday: 10am to 7pm Saturday 10am to 7pm Cash, check only; ᅠCredit/debit cards not accepted; ᅠSorry!. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: Set your GPS to 1877 W. South Slope Road. Take highway 16 to Emmett. Pass Albertsons, Washington Avenue (into the heart of Emmett) and Emmett High School.ᅠ Turn left (south) onto Mill Road and drive as far as the pavement takes youTurn right (west)onto South Slope Road for almost 1 mile. You will see all the orchards!ᅠ As the road bends, take a left onto a dirt lane.ᅠ Anderson Apple Ranch is the second orchard from the road on the leftWatch for our signs!. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check. Click here for our Facebook page. (ADDED: September 01, 2012)
  • Crimson Gem Orchard - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, all produce is sustainably grown, all produce is grown using IPM (integrated pest management), cherries,
    2571 W. Southslope Road, Emmett, ID 83617. Phone: 208 421 1950. Email: crimsongemorchard@gmail.com. Open: Seasonally Starting June 30; Open Monday to Friday 4pm to 8pm, Saturday - 8am to 8pm, Sunday 1pm to 5pm; Appointments are available if outside of normal operation hours. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: From Boise - Take highway 16 into Emmett. Stay on Highway until you see the Emmett High school domes. Turn left (south) onto Mill Road. Travel 2 miles and road turns right onto South Slope Road. Go 4.2 miles to Crimson Gem Orchard Sign. From New Plymouth/Fruitland - Take Highway 52 towards Emmett. Turn right(south) on Star Lane. 2 miles then turn left on Southslope Road. 1 Mile on right is Crimson Gem Orchard. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. Click here for our Facebook page. U-Pick / We-Pick Bing and Lapin Sweet Cherry Orchard. Trees are dwarf and very accessible with short stools or small ladders. We take custom orders and you can follow on Facebook and see when the cherries are ready and pricing. (ADDED: May 24, 2016)
  • Grandma Jo's Plaza Farm Store - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, blackberries, blueberries, nectarines, pears, peaches, plums, porta-potties
    2850 N Plaza Rd, Emmett, ID 83617. Phone: 208-365-7255. Email: countrygrandmajo@yahoo.com. Open: Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday: 8 am to 6 pm. Directions: Driving Directions: (from Boise/Nampa areas) Beginning at junction of highway 44 and highway 16, [Between Star and Eagle] turn onto EMMETT HWY/ID 16-follow 14 miles. At bottom of Freezeout hill in Emmett Valley, turn RIGHT onto SUBSTATION ROAD, (at the light) turn RIGHT at MAIN STREET [first stop sign]. MAIN STREET will come to a T, turn LEFT onto N. PLAZA RD follow approx. 3 1/2 miles, turn RIGHT onto dirt road with the big GRANDMA JO'S sign. (Please drive slowly.)Follow about 3/8 mile. For a map to our farm, click here. Everything is early this year!! Blackberries are abundant right now; Peaches, pears, nectarine and plums will be mid-August this year instead of late August. Payment: Cash, Check. Visit our facebook page for constant updates. Like the page to get notified of new postings. (UPDATED: July 29, 2016) (UPDATED: July 02, 2015) (ADDED: July 01, 2013)

Owyhee County

  • Mansisidor Family Farms - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Fresh local eggs, Baked goods, Preserves, jams, jellies, Crafts, artistic products, etc, pumpkins, concessions / refreshment stand, porta-potties, picnic area (bring your own food), group reservations
    3644 Market Road, Homedale, ID 83628. Phone: 208-337-6209. Alternate Phone: 208-901-1404. Email: info@mansisidorfarms.com. Open: Friday 5pm to 10pm Sat 10am to 10pm Sun 10am to 8pm. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: Appx. 3 miles South of Homedale on Highway 95, left on E Market Raod, ½ mile on the left. Click here for a map and directions. Second Saturday in October is the Annual Bonfire and BBQ from 7pm to 10pm; BBQ Tickets are sold in advance for $5 pm to $15/person and include meal and drink, Music, Night corn maze, corn cannons and Large Bonfire. Payment: Cash, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard. Click here for our Facebook page. Variety of Sunflowers Youngin's Marble Mining. (ADDED: January 18, 2016)

Payette County

  • AC&D Farms - Farm market, not located on the farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, Wide variety of seasonal, fruits and vegetables (some locally grown), Covered outdoor market, Uncovered outdoor market, Fresh local eggs, apples, asparagus, apricots, beans, beets, broccoli, carrots, cherries, corn (sweet), cucumbers, eggplant, grapes, melons, nectarines, onions, other berries, pears, peas, peaches, peppers, plums, pumpkins, raspberries (Autumn, red), rhubarb, summer squash, winter squash, strawberries, tomatoes, other vegetables, concessions / refreshment stand, porta-potties, picnic area (bring your own food), trike track, petting zoo, farm animals, school tours, group reservations
    6525 highway 95, Fruitland, ID 83619. Phone: 208-452-7533. Alternate Phone: 208-407-7533. Email: acdfarms@live.com. Open: Mid - April, daily from 10 am to 6 pm; July 1st hours change to 10 am to 7 pm; We close for the season on Halloween. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: From Idaho I-84 take exit 3, north 2/3 of a mile. We are the RED barn on the west side of the road. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. Click here for our Facebook page. In the spring we start early with fresh from the field asparagus, spinach, radishes, beets, carrots and more. Throughout the season we continue with fresh local produce as it comes available. We harvest fresh from our own fields or purchase only in season crops from the USA. In the summer you can find watermelons, melons, berries, cherries, zuccs, cucumbers, peppers and tomatoes. The fall season is when we really come alive with the bounty of apples, pears, peaches, squashes, pumpkins and too many varieties to mention! In October, you can take your hay ride to pick your own pumpkin, stroll through our corn maze or slide down our straw stack slide! You can take the cow train for a spin or race your neighbors on our trikes. In the winter, you can pick out your own fresh cut Christmas tree and shop for that special unique gift of honey, bread or preserves. (ADDED: September 01, 2015)

Washington County

 

 

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