ECKERT'S CROP UPDATES AND SEASONAL FARMING
FIELD ACCESS PASS
A field access pass will be required to enter our picking areas. The all-day field access pass will allow you to enjoy fruit samples, unlimited rides to the picking areas, fresh farm air and lasting memories. Field access is $2/person. We do offer discount days. Monday* field access is free, Tuesday-Thursday field access is half price, just $1/person. *On Memorial Day, Labor Day + Columbus Day, field access will be $2/person. As always, children under 2 are free.
Pick-Your-Own is available from 9am - 6pm.
Today, we are picking Fuji, Suncrisp, Red and Gold Delicious apples. The cost of pick your own apples is 1.89/lb.
Pick your own pumpkins are 0.69/lb.
Our homegrown apples are available for purchase in our Country Store. We expect to have more Evercrisp in the store after 11am.
When available, picking is available from 9am - 6pm. The last wagon leaves the station at 5:30pm and we ask that you be done picking and back in by 6pm.
Field Access: $2/person Friday-Sunday, $1/person Tuesday - Thursday, no field access fee on Monday*
Versailles, Kentucky Farm
Our Versailles Farm is OPEN today.
Good morning from Versailles, We are open from 9-6 today, PYO pumpkins are open from 9-5:30. PYO apples are closed here for the season. We have plenty of apples in the country store, Red and Golden Delicious, Sun Crisp, Honey Crisp, Jonathan, Jonagold, and Cameo. Our fun corral is open today and is $6.00 per child and no fee for adults. Have a great day!
Our Orchard in Versailles will be open from 9am – 6pm Tuesday –Thursday, 9am – 10:00pm on Friday & Saturday 10am-7pm Sunday and closed on Mondays .
Pick-Your-Own is OPEN.
Today, we are picking Fuji plus Red and Golden Delicious apples.The cost of pick your own apples is 1.89/lb.
Pumpkins are 0.69/lb.
Apples and homegrown veggies are also available for purchase in the Country Store.
The Grafton Farm is open from 9am - 5pm daily.
MILLSTADT FUN FARM
The Millstadt Farm OPEN today from 9am-6pm.
We are picking Evercrisp and Fuji with a limited supply of Golden Delicious apples. The cost of pick your own apples is 1.89/lb. The last wagon for picking goes out at 5:30pm. Haunted hayrides will begin at approximately 7:30PM on Fridays and Saturdays nights.
Pumpkins are 0.69/lb.
Admission is $13/person on Friday - Sunday, $6 on Wednesday & Thursday and no admission on Monday or Tuesday, children under 2 are free.
Hours are 9am-6pm Sunday - Thursday , 9am -10pm Friday & Saturday.
Our Millstadt Farm is located at 2719 Eckert Orchard Lane, Millstadt, IL
If you love to grow or pick your own fruits and vegetables, you know that you can never be totally sure what will be ready when. Thus, we always recommend that our visitors stop by this crop updates page to see what's happening at Eckert's Belleville, Millstadt, Grafton, Versailles and the St. Louis Farm Market. Bookmark this page and check back often for info on vegetable and fruit seasonality, and more information on Eckert's pick-your-own options.
We also want to keep our customers updated on our crops and seasonal farming so they know what's happening on the farm! Plus, we'll always make our locations fun destinations with unique farm events and programs. Whether you're looking for the Eckert's picking schedule or want to see what will be happening when you visit, you'll find useful info here. You can always contact your Eckert's location for additional information.
ECKERT'S HOMEGROWN CROPS
A variety of homegrown crops are available at Eckert’s Farms from May through December.
Versailles, KY Farm
For more information on crop updates and availability, please visit the Versailles Crop Updates page.