The Largest Family-Owned Pick-Your-Own Orchard Is Right Here In Illinois

In the western part of Illinois and close to St. Louis is Eckert’s Farms which claims to have the largest family-owned-and-operated pick-your-own orchard in the country. Eckert’s actually has three farms in Southeastern Illinois in Belleville, Grafton, and Millstadt. The Belleville location is, by far, the largest with a restaurant and a store open all year long and a seasonal pick-your-own orchard, while the other locations are open seasonally.

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Have you visited Eckert’s Farms for pick-your-own? If so, what fruit or vegetables did you pick? Please tell us all about it in the comments.

For more information on Eckert’s, including store and restaurant hours, locations, events, and pick-your-own schedule, visit the website or Facebook page. If you’re looking for additional pick-your-own fruit farms, head to this post.

Address: 951 S Green Mt Rd, Belleville, IL 62220, USA