There are several places in Nevada where you can pick your own fruits and vegetables. Whether you’re into apples, blueberries, strawberries, peaches, squash, peppers or tomatoes, you can pick them directly from a vine or tree at one of Nevada’s wonderful farms or orchards. Your local supermarket’s produce doesn’t even come close to the delicious fruits and vegetables you can pick straight from an open field.
Listed below are 7 places in Nevada where you can pick your own delicious produce.
1. Gilcrease Orchard - Las Vegas, NV
Gilcrease Orchard, which is situated on 60 acres of agricultural land in the Las Vegas Valley, offers a wide variety of fruits and vegetables. The produce they grow includes apples, peaches, potatoes, cucumbers, pears, tomatoes and more. Their signature item is their delicious cider. Gilcrease Orchard is located at 7800 N Tenaya Way, Las Vegas, NV 89131.
2. Lattin Farms - Fallon, NV
Since 1977, Lattin Farms has been growing delicious crops for their neighbors and community. They harvest a variety of organic vegetables and fruits, including melons, squash, corn, tomatoes, raspberries, garlic, peppers and more. They're known for their Heart of Gold Cantaloupe. Lattin Farms does the picking for you, and their produce can be purchased at farmers markets and specialty stores. Lattin Farms is located at 1955 McLean Rd, Fallon, NV 89406.
3. Lost City Farm - Reno, NV
Lost City Farm is a one-acre urban vegetable and flower farm in Reno. Its vegetables and flowers are herbicide-free and pesticide-free. Lost City Farm sells to local restaurants and is open to the public one day a week to sell their produce onsite. Lost City Farm is located in Midtown on the corner of Center and Moran.
4. MacKie Farms - Hazen, NV
MacKie Farms is family owned and operated. It has 1,000 peach trees, 35 apricot trees and several apple trees. MacKie Farms is Nevada's first certified peach orchard and it's located at 577 Mason Rd, Hazen, NV 89408.
5. Sweet Farm - Fallon, NV
Sweet Farm organically grows apples, peaches, sweet cherries, plums, melons, table grapes and vegetables. They also offer a great selection of preserves and baked goods. You can visit their farm by appointment. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
6. Jacobs Family Berry Farm - Gardnerville, NV
Since 2010, Jacobs Family Berry Farm has planted nearly 1,000 blackberry and raspberry plants. Their luscious blackberries and raspberries are hand-picked the moment they're fully ripe. Unfortunately, Jacobs Family Berry Farm isn't a U-Pick. They take care of all the picking for you. Jacobs Family Berry Farm is located at 1335 Centerville Lane, Gardnerville, NV 89410.
7. Hungry Mother Organics - Minden, NV
Hungry Mother Organics grows certified organic produce for their neighbors in Northern Nevada. Some of the produce they grow includes cucumbers, tomatoes, green beans, peppers, carrots, broccoli and more. Hungry Mother Organics is located at 3190 Hwy 395, Minden, NV 89423.
Where are some other great places in Nevada that provide wonderful opportunities for picking your own produce?