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Looking for a local, true farmer's market in Lexington and North-central Kentucky?  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 Lexington and North-central Kentucky, 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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Adair County

  • Heavenly Haven Farm - Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, Indoor market, Fresh local eggs, Preserves, jams, jellies, Fresh eggs, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, petting zoo, farm animals, birthday parties, school tours
    230 Heavenly Lane, Columbia, KY 42728. Phone: 270-465-9597. Alternate Phone: 270-789-9032. Fax: 270-789-3407. Email: heavenlyhavenfarm@hotmail.com. Open: Heavenly Haven Farm will be at the Taylor County Farmer's Market starting in May We will be selling many varieties of vegetable there such as potatoes, green beans, corn and squash; The hours are every Saturday 8 am to 2 pm. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Market updates: Click here for updates. Directions: From Campbellsville: Turn onto highway 70 at light #5 (next to the Library) Go approximately 5 miles & take a right onto highway 76 travel 4.5 miles & turn right onto Gumm Road You will go about 1 mile & turn left onto Genesis Road Go 7 tenths of a mile and turn right down Heavenly Lane. *Watch for signs, they will point you rite where you need to go! For directions from other places just call 270-465-9597 or visit our website!. Click here for a map and directions. We will be selling produce at the Taylor County Farmer's Market starting in May We will be there every Saturday 8am to 2pm until the market closes in October; Opening September 4 on the farm with hay rides, a pumpkin patch, corn maze and petting zoo; Our hours are Monday through Thursday 9am to 6pm, Friday and Saturday 9am to 10pm and Sunday 1pm to 8pm; For school groups or any other large groups please call in advance!. Payment: Cash, Check, WIC Vouchers, SFMNP Vouchers. (ADDED: April 22, 2010)

Anderson County

Bath County

Boone County

Bourbon County

  • Julie's Pumpkins - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, Fresh local eggs, Baked goods, Preserves, jams, jellies, carrots, pumpkins, gift shop, concessions / refreshment stand, porta-potties, picnic area (bring your own food), petting zoo, farm animals, birthday parties, school tours, group reservations
    1069 Ruddles Mill Road, Paris, KY 40361. Phone: 859-987-4498. Email: julieferrell@att.net. Open: daily - daylight to dark Hayrides Saturday and Sunday. Directions: 20 miles Northeast of Lexington. Click here for a map and directions. Last weekend in September - October 31st. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. Family Operated for 27 years!. (ADDED: September 29, 2014)

Boyle County

Bracken County

Campbell County

  • Neltner's Farm - Minimizes chemical and pesticide use, Tomatoes, apples, peaches, watermelons, cantaloupe, squash, berries of all kind, eggplant, lettuce, cucumbers, peppers, etc. are all at there stand. Pumpkins in the fall with all sorts of other events.
    6922 4 Mile Rd, Melbourne, KY 41059. Phone: 859-803-9763. Email: neltner2@yahoo.com. We minimize use of pesticides and other chemicals. Payment: Cash, Check, WIC Vouchers. Click here for our Facebook page. Open: We are open 7 days a week from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Market updates: Click here for updates. Directions: Located just 15 minutes south of Cincinnati. Exit 547 off of the AA Highway (look for the sign on the right). Click here for a map and directions. Come out to the rolling hills and visit the pumpkin patch, enjoy a stroll on our 45 acre farm, and bring the kids to enjoy many farm animals and sights and sounds you can only experience on a nearly 120 year old family farm; FREE admission.  (ADDED: October 03, 2009, suggested by a visitor)  (UPDATED: August 23, 2010)
    Comments from a visitor on October 03, 2009:
    "It is a great little family farm, where everyone is very friendly, and have tons of history about the area and their family that they are more than happy to share. They have restrooms, 30 acres to roam, petting zoo, great learning experience for schools, groups. VERY easy to get to, and park. In Camp Springs a town rich in history and family farms, Wine tasting are just 3 miles away from the farm, and they have some of the oldest stone houses in the country. A great day trip. "

Clark County

Estill County

Fayette County

  • Kelley Farms Giant Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch - Uses integrated pest management practices, Roadside stand, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, Covered outdoor market, pumpkins, tomatoes,
    6483 Old Richmond Road, Lexington, KY 40515. Phone: 859-948-8700. Fax: 859-543-9464. Email: lexingtoncornmaze@gmail.com. Open: Wednesdays: 5:00 pm— 10:00 pm Fridays: 5:00 pm— 10:00 pm Saturdays: 11:00 am — 10:00 pm closed Sundays. Directions: from Downtown Lexington Follow East Vine out of town. Turn right onto Richmond Road (U.S. 25 South) and follow for approximately 5 miles. Immediately before the Jacobson Park stoplight, take a slight right onto Old Richmond Road. Follow for 4.4 miles and turn left into Kelley Farms. from the Kentucky Horse Park Take I-75 South and follow for approximately 21 miles. Take Exit 99 and turn left onto Old Richmond Road (U.S. 25). Follow for 4.5 miles and make a right turn into Kelley Farms. Click here for a map and directions. Corn Maze and Fall Festival September 9th - October 30 2010. We use integrated pest management practices. Payment: Cash, Check, Visa/MasterCard. Click here for our Facebook page. (UPDATED: October 06, 2010)
  • Tates Creek Self Serve Vegetables - Roadside stand, Wide variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables, Uncovered outdoor market, summer squash, tomatoes,
    Tates Creek Road And Crawley Lane, Lexington, KY 40505. Phone: 859 2291873. Open: self serve open 24 hours a day. Directions: on Tates Creek Road 6.2 miles from Man O War. on left at corner of Crawley Lane and Tates Creek. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. A visitor reports that this is a self serve stand and 20% of income is donated to a homeless shelter in Lexington, Ky. (ADDED: August 02, 2011)

Fleming County

Franklin County

Gallatin County

Garrard County

Grant County

  • Keith's Produce - Roadside stand, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, beans, corn (sweet), tomatoes,
    1330 Knoxville Road, Dry Ridge, KY 41035. Phone: 859 391-4433. Email: krvegie@yahoo.com. Open: Monday to Friday 1 pm to 6 pm; Saturday 8 am to 6 pm, Sunday 12 pm to 6 pm; In the event that no one is running the stand, I May have it set up as an honor system, self serve, money deposited in secured box; I have done this prior to last season; If this occurs hours will change to Monday to Saturday 8 am to 6 pm, Sunday 9 am to 6 pm; I will post information in the event this change occurs; June 25 to October 1. Directions: From north of Dry Ridge. South on I 75, exit 159, left off ramp, left at traffic light onto Dry Ridge bypass, left at 2nd light onto Ky. 467, 1.1 miles on right at red barn. From south of Dry Ridge. North on I 75, exit 156, right off ramp, go to light by railroad tracks, turn left, continue to 4 way intersection, turn right at light onto Ky 467, 1.1 miles on right at red barn. Click here for a map and directions. Strawberries May 25 to June 18 depending on weather. Payment: Cash, Check. (UPDATED: May 02, 2013)
  • Pennington Family Farms & Country Pumpkins - Minimizes chemical and pesticide use, Indoor market, Baked goods, Preserves, jams, jellies, beans, carrots, corn (sweet), cucumbers, flowers, herbs/spices, melons, peaches, pumpkins, summer squash, tomatoes, other vegetables, Honey from hives on the farm, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, face painting, petting zoo, farm animals, birthday parties, school tours, events at your location (call for info)
    2165 Sherman Mount Zion Road, Dry Ridge, KY 41035. Phone: 859-428-2229. Alternate Phone: 859-391-2057. Email: tpenny22@aol.com. Open: Monday through Saturday 9am to 9pm Sunday 12pm to 6pm. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: 75S - exit 166 Crittenden. L off the exit, R at Dixie Highway/KY491/US-25/N Main Street. Follow Dixie Hwy/US-25 3.8 mi. Turn R onto KY-1994/Sherman Mt Zion Rd, 2.3 Mi- Our Farm is on the R. 75N - exit 159 KY-22 Dry Ridge. Turn R at Broadway St/KY-22/KY-467. Take the 3rd L onto Dry Ridge Bypass/KY-22/KY-467. 2nd R onto Dry Ridge Bypass/US-25. Turn L at Dixie Hwy/US-25 - 3.5 mi. Turn L onto KY-1994/Sherman Mt Zion Road 2.3 mi - our farm will be on the R. Click here for a map and directions. We minimize use of pesticides and other chemicals. Payment: Cash, Check, Visa/MasterCard. October 17th - cornhole tournament October 31st - end of the year bash - live music, costume contest, etc. see Facebook events page for details. (ADDED: October 05, 2009)

Harrison County

  • McDaniel Farm Co - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, concessions / refreshment stand, porta-potties
    5139 Highway US 62 West, Cynthiana, KY 41031. Phone: (859) 298-5066. Open: See our Facebook Page for seasonal hours. Directions: From Georgetown - US 460 Bypass North to US 62 toward Cynthiana - 10 miles on the right From Cynthiana - US 62 toward Georgetown - 4.9 miles from roundabout on the left. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. (ADDED: October 19, 2015)

Jessamine County

Kenton County

Madison County

Marion County

Mason County

Mercer County

  • Devine's Corn Maze & Pumpkin Patch - Roadside stand, Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, concessions / refreshment stand, porta-potties, picnic area, Jumping pillow, farm animals, birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties, school tours
    623 Talmage-mayo Road, Harrodsburg, KY 40330. Phone: 859-613-6900. Email: christie.devine@gmail.com. Open: Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. Click here for our Facebook page. 2013 corn maze is open from September 13th through October 31st; We are open Fridays 6pm to 11pm, Saturday 10am to 11pm and Sunday 1pm to 5pm; We will also be open October 7th-11th for fall break from 11am to 5pm; Pumpkins are included with every paid admission! Try our new Zipline for 2013! Experience our "Field of Horror" Halloween weekend where the corn fields come alive! We also have strawberries, sweet corn, tomatoes, peppers, green beans, cantaloupes, and watermelons in season. We offer farm fun for all ages. (UPDATED: August 01, 2013)

Montgomery County

Nicholas County

Owen County

  • Ayres Family Orchard - Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, Covered outdoor market, Baked goods, Preserves, jams, jellies, apples, pears, peaches, plums, pumpkins, Other fruit or veg, Cider mill (fresh apple cider made on the premises), gift shop, birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties, school tours
    525 Wilson Lane, Moterey, KY 40359. Phone: 502-514-1594. Alternate Phone: 402-484-5236. Email: ayresapples@att.net. Open: Monday to Tuesday to T - Sat 7 am to 12:30. Directions: 18 Miles North of Frankfort Ky on US 127. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, WIC Vouchers. (ADDED: September 04, 2009)

Pendleton County

Powell County

Robertson County

Scott County

  • Bi-Water Farm & Greenhouse - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, Indoor market, Baked goods, Preserves, jams, jellies, Crafts, artistic products, etc, gift shop, concessions / refreshment stand, porta-potties, picnic area, petting zoo, farm animals, birthday parties, school tours
    877 Cincinnati Road, Georgetown, KY 40324. Phone: 502-863-3676. Email: biwaterfarm@bellsouth.net. Open: Monday - Saturday 9:00 am to 6:00 pm Sunday noon - 5:00 pm. Directions: Located 1 mile north of the Scott County courthouse in Georgetown on US 25. Near Scott County High School. Click here for a map and directions. AutumnFest is September - October 31. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard. Click here for our Facebook page. Pick your pumpkins from our 20 acres of pumpkins. There is a lot of family farm fun from hayrides, Spooky Farmhouse, Sky High Slide and more.We also have 5 acres of greenhouses and lots of flowers for your yard. (ADDED: February 07, 2012)

Washington County

Woodford County

 

 

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