Looking for a local, true farmer's market in South Central Washington State? 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 South Central Washington State,
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
Broken Boulder Farm - Preserves, jams, jellies,
beans, lavender, summer squash, strawberries, other vegetables,
gift shop, picnic area, weddings and wedding parties
Pipeline Rd, Goldendale, WA 98620. Phone: 509-773-3638.
Alternate Phone: 509-250-0480. Fax: 509-773-6555. Email:
email@example.com. Open: by appointment spring, summer, and
fall. Directions: exit Hiway 97 at Hiway 142 exit, proceed west
to the first street on the right(3rd street), turn right. Go to
next street(Pipeline Road), turn right. Follow Pipeline
approximately three miles. Pipeline Road turns Left and Orchard
heights begins, stay on Pipeline Road. We are the second place
on the right side of the road. Approximately one quarter mile.
Click here for a map and directions. We are open for
Lavender u-pick and your enjoyment of the fragrant field the
month of July. Payment: Cash, Check. We offer classes and
demonstrations using lavender, ie: wands, culinary, plant care,
essential oil production. We participate in Goldendale Saturday
Market, which is a market of local crafters and farmers. All
products are handmade or home grown. Mother's Day thru Labor
Day. We provide vegetable plants and lavender plants early in
the season. (ADDED: 2010)
Gunkel Orchard's Fruitstand - Farm stand / farm
market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits
and vegetables, some produce is sustainably grown, Indoor
market, Preserves, jams, jellies, asparagus, apricots, cherries,
flowers, grapes, nectarines, peaches, peppers, summer squash,
tomatoes, concessions / refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic
89 Maryhill Hwy, Goldendale, WA 98620. Phone:
509-773-4698. Fax: 509-773-3991. Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org. Open: June to October, 8am to
6pm, Daily. Directions: 1 Mile east of Maryhill State park off
of highway 97, Just of the Maryhill Bridge and to the right from
Biggs Junction, Oregon off of I-84.
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check,
Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, AmEx.
Click here for our Facebook page. A long time family farm
selling only our home grown fruits and vegetables, well worth
the mile drive off the beaten path. You are surrounded by
orchard in a beautiful quite setting, not on the Hwy. (ADDED:
January 05, 2017)
Bill's Berry Farm- Certified Organic,
apples, blueberries, cherries, pumpkins, winter squash, Cider
mill (fresh apple cider made on the premises), picnic area, pony
rides, farm animals, birthday parties, school tours
County Line Road, Grandview, WA 98930. Phone: 509-882-3200.
email@example.com. Open: See our website for current
Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Picking
Click here for updates. Directions:
Click here for a map and directions. blueberries and
cherries: late June through mid July, Apples: mid September to
late October; Hours vary, check website or call before coming
out; Blueberry Daze Festival will only be the 1st Saturday (not
the whole weekend) in July, from 8 am to 6 pm. Also on the 1st
Saturday in July is Antiques on the Farm, the same hours as
Blueberry Daze Festival. The Apple Festival is held on last 2
Saturdays in September and 4 Saturdays in October, 10 am to 5
pm; Pumpkin patch open Saturdays in October. We are certified
organic for some crops. Payment: Cash, Check. Kids can enjoy our
famous Barnyard Train on all our festival days!. Fall
ornamentals such as kale, Indian corn and gourds also available.
(ADDED: January 11, 2010) (UPDATED: March 29, 2010)
Blackberries Jubilee - Uses natural growing practices, Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Farm
market, not located on the farm, Preserves, jams, jellies,
600 Arrowsmith Rd, Sunnyside, WA 98944. Phone: (509) 830-0689.
firstname.lastname@example.org. Open: Early July through Mid October
Open 7 am to 7 Monday through Saturday; Sundays 1 to 7.
Directions: Take Sunnyside exits and follow signs to Yakima
Valley Highway.Head to 1st street (the first light into or out
of town on the west end) We are north west of town. Take 1st
street/aka SCOON Road North two miles and turn left on to
Arrowsmith (just after you cross the irrigation canal on Scoon).
Look for the Big Red and white Barn! And trellised vines.
Click here for a map and directions. We use natural
practices, but are not seeking organic certification. Payment:
Cash, Check. Very Family and group friendly! We love giving
informational tours, recipes and helping you make our farm a fun
family outing! We have three varieties of Blackberries; They are
all large,and delicious-our first season several weighed 1/2 oz
a piece! With three varieties, our season lasts from July
through late October; All varieties are wonderful as fresh
fruit, or put into pies, cobblers, sauces and jams.We have a 28
ft above ground pool, a gas grill and picnic table that is
available to rent for a picnic or party-$50hr. Call ahead.
(UPDATED: June 04, 2015) (UPDATED: February 03, 2012) (ADDED:
January 01, 2011)
Jones Farms Fruit and Produce - Wide variety of
seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, some produce is
certified organically grown, apples, cherries, corn (sweet),
cucumbers, grapes, melons, nectarines, onions, pears, peaches,
peppers, plums, pumpkins, summer squash, winter squash,
tomatoes, other vegetables, restrooms, picnic area, face
painting, school tours
2020 Thacker Rd, Granger, WA 98932.
Phone: 509 829 6024. Alternate Phone: 509 829 3002. Fax: 509 829
email@example.com. Open: mid July through October
31st; Hours are from 8 am to 5 pm. Directions: From Interstate
82, take Exit 54. Proceed north 1/2 mile on Yakima Valley
Highway. Turn right on East Zillah Drive for 2 and 1/2 miles to
Thacker Road Turn right on Thacker Road for 200 feet. Jones
Farms in on the right.
Click here for a map and directions. Fruitstand Open from
mid July to October 31st; Straw maze, Straw Mountain, are open
from September 1st to October 31st; Self guided farm walk, Duck
Pond, and Picnic areas open from mid July to October 31st All
attractions are FREE; Most of our fruit and produce is grown on
our farm, and picked fresh daily; All fruit and produce in
locally grown. Payment: Cash, Check. (ADDED: September 25, 2010)
Krueger Pepper Gardens - Certified Organic,
Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables,
Covered outdoor market, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms,
462 Knight Lane, Wapato, WA 98951. Phone:
509-877-3677. Alternate Phone: 509-728-0372. Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org. Open: August 1st to October
15 (Or First Frost). Picking updates:
Click here for updates. Directions:
Click here for a map and directions. Open August 1 to Frost
(usually 2nd weekend in October). We are certified organic for
some crops. Payment: Cash, Check, WIC Vouchers, SFMNP Vouchers.
Our peppers, squash, melons, eggplant and tomatoes are certified
organic. We do get certified organic fruit in the market when it
is available. (ADDED: October 25, 2009)
Comments from a
visitor on May 09, 2011: "I went there for tomatoes for the
first time last year. What a nice treat! The quality of their
produce is excellent and they are such nice people! I bought
peppers too and the owner spent some time helping me get the
right peppers for me. I'm going again this year too."
Thompson's Farm - Farm stand / farm market on a farm,
Farm market, not located on the farm, Wide variety of seasonal,
locally grown fruits and vegetables, Indoor market, Uncovered
outdoor market, Preserves, jams, jellies, gift shop, restrooms,
picnic area, farm animals, school tours, events at your location
(call for info)
9535 Old Naches Highway, Naches, WA 98937.
Phone: 509 949 2455. Email:
email@example.com. Open: seven day a week June 1 to
October 31 9 am to 5 pm. Directions: Naches is located on
Highway 12 and is 12 miles west of Yakima, Washington. To get to
the farm while traveling west turn right onto Schafer street.
This is between a fruitstand, not ours, and a chevron station.
Drive about two blocks and you wil be at the farm. We are
located on the northeast corner of Naches. Thompsons farm market
is on Highway 12. When you get to Naches travel past Schafer and
we are located on the south side of the highway across from
Slims Market. In early June we will have asparagus at the market
from the lower Yakima valley and mid June will begin bing
cherries from the lower Yakima Valley; We will have our own
cherries including u pick starting with bings and then rainiers
in late June; We bring produce up from the lower valley all
season such as beans, corn and whatever is looking good that
day; Apricots will begin aroung late June; We will also bring
Walla Walla onions in during June; In July we will continue with
apricots and cherries and will have some peaches from the lower
Yakima valley; We have a very large farm garden and supply the
market with ripe heirloom tomatoes, summer squash, peppers, and
cucumbers; In August we will start to harvest peaches, we have
delp hale in mid August then suncrest and white peaches; We will
have some pears at the end of August; In early September we have
elberta and then in mid September we have ohenry; Mid September
also has gala apples followed by golden delicious, red delicious
and a few variety apples that continue into October; In October
we are harvesting pumpkins; You May check the website for
updates during the summer. Payment: Cash, Visa/MasterCard.
Thompson's Farm Market is our highway location that we added to
sell our excess cherries, peaches and apples. Over the years we
have added preserves, honey, gifts and wine tasting from Yakima
Valley vinyards. (ADDED: February 03, 2011)