Hours & News

UPDATED  MARCH 30   (open for Berries usually first part of June)

annual blueberry  workshop and pruning cancelled .

 Strawberry mulching ( covering with organic wheat straw). DONE

Pruning of  cherries, apples (almost done), blueberries  done, raspberries , and blackberries , Jan- Mar.

spreading mulch on blueberries, and cherry trees. DONE


Thanks for a great season ! See you in June for strawberries !

   call  515 382 5138 for hourly updates or appointments 

We offer pick-your-own or ready picked fruits and berries in season. No admission charge, containers provided

The Berry Patch Farm is about 25 miles northeast of Des Moines and about 14 miles east southeast of Ames

see Directions in left column.