Eckert’s Crop Update posts the most up-to-date homegrown and pick-your-own crop information as well as upcoming events.
Last Updated Friday, September 4, 2015, at 9:00 a.m.
All 3 of Eckert’s Farms will be open on Labor Day for apple picking. Please see the information below for picking information at each location.
Pick-Your-Own Jonathan Apples is open today at our Belleville Farm. Pick-your-own apples is open from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. and the cost is $1.79/pound.
AppleFest starts this weekend at our Belleville Farm. Enjoy carnival rides, bounce houses, pony and camel rides, apple picking, festival food and more. 10am – 5pm.
Pick-Your-Own Honeycrisp Apples is open today at our Grafton Farm! Pick-your-own Honeycrisp apples are $2.99/pound, and picking will take place 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Honeycrisp apples are available for only a short time, so don’t delay in coming out for Honeycrisps!
Pick-Your-Own Peaches at our Grafton Farm is closed for the season. We are out of peaches in the country store.
The Millstadt Farm will reopen for for apple picking ONLY on Saturday, Sept. 5; there will be no other activities or entertainment and therefore no admission until Wednesday, Sept. 9. Pick-your-own Jonathan apples will be available from 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. daily for $1.79/pound.
The Belleville Country Restaurant is open from 7 a.m. until 9 p.m. daily, and the Custard shop in Belleville is open 11 am – 9 pm daily.
We offer FREE music concerts every Friday and Saturday from 7 to 9 p.m. through Sept. 5 at our Belleville Farm. Click here for for a complete listing of the concerts.
Check the Events tab on our web page for upcoming events and cooking classes.
Please Like us on Facebook, and follow us on Twitter and Instagram to keep current on activities and special promotions offered at our farms.