Chase Farm Market, 83 Riverview Lane, Oglethorpe
Phone: 472-1729 or 472-7726
Hours of operation: June-July 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Monday-Friday
Products: Sweet corn (white), shelled southern peas and butterbeans, tomatoes and melons
Dickey Farms, 3440 Musella Road, Musella
Phone: 836-4362 or (800) 732-2442
Hours of operation: During peach season (mid-May through mid-August) Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-7 p.m., Saturday-Sunday 8 a.m.-6 p.m.; rest of year: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Always available online.
Products: Peaches, nectarines, peach ice cream, sweet corn, shelled butterbeans, shelled peas, tomatoes, peach bread and fritters, jams, jellies, dressings, salsas, gift items, T-shirts and hats. Mail order is year-round. Tour groups welcome. Pavilion for picnics.
Dickeys at the Hilltop, corner of Ga. 74 and U.S. 341, Culloden
Hours of operation: May-August 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Monday-Friday
Products: Peaches, nectarines, tomatoes, homemade jams, jellies, pickled okra and relishes
Double B Farms Christmas Trees, 8511 Knoxville Road, Lizella
Hours of operation: 10 a.m.-dark, Wednesday-Sunday. Open Thanksgiving Day-Dec. 22.
Products: Christmas trees, tree stands
Elliott Farms #1, 4761 Holley Road, Lizella
Hours of operation: Monday-Saturday, 8 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Products: Pick your own strawberries and blackberries. Other produce includes tomatoes, squash, sweet corn, sweet onions, jellies, local honey, homemade ice cream, flowers (sunflowers and zinnias), pumpkins and a corn maze. School field trips and church groups by appointment.
Elliott Farms #2, 9515 Feagin Road, Macon
Hours of operation: Monday-Saturday, 8 a.m.-7 p.m; Sunday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. during strawberry season only.
Products: Strawberries tomatoes, squash, sweet corn, sweet onions, jellies, local honey, homemade ice cream.
Ellis Brothers Pecans Inc., 1315 Tippettville Road, Vienna
Phone: (229) 268-9041 or (800) 635-0616
Hours of operation: Year round 8 a.m.-8 p.m. every day of the week
Products: Pecans, peanuts, peaches, Vidalia onions (in season), ice cream, candies, jams, jellies, relishes, honey, syrups, gift items and souvenirs at the Gift Connection. Tours available by appointment.
Garden Fresh LLC, 2417 U.S. 41 North, Fort Valley
Website: Visit Garden Fresh Farm on Facebook
Hours of operation: Late May to mid-July. 7 a.m.-noon, Monday-Friday; 7 a.m.-4 p.m., Saturday
Products: Already-picked sweet corn is available along with the following produce that customers harvest: red potatoes, zucchini, yellow squash, snap beans, peppers, tomatoes, okra, cucumber, peas and butterbeans.
Hardy Farms Peanuts, 1659 Eastman Highway, Hawkinsville
Hours of operation: August-October, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday-Saturday
Products: Green peanuts, boiled peanuts, various peanut products, T-shirts, hats.
Jibbs Vineyards, 1521 Jenkins Farm Road, Byromville
Hours of operation: 8 a.m.-6 p.m., May 20-Nov. 1, every day of the week
Products: Muscadine grapes, peaches, green plums, collards, watermelon and persimmons.
Lane Southern Orchards, 50 Lane Road, Fort Valley
Phone: 825-3592 or 825-3362
Hours of operation: Year round May-August 9 a.m.-7 p.m., September-April 9 a.m.-6 p.m. every day of the week
Products: Peaches, pecans, strawberries, Indian River citrus, blueberries, blackberries, muscadines, vegetables, Vidalia onions, tomatoes, peanuts, peas, butterbeans, jams, jellies, dressings, ice cream, Southern gifts, peach tour, corn maze, mail order and pick-your-own strawberries.
Pearson Farm, 5575 Zenith Mill Road, Fort Valley
Hours of operation: May-August (peaches) and November-January (pecans), 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday
Products: Peaches, pecans, peach ice cream
The Rock Ranch, 5020 Barnesville Highway, The Rock
Phone: (706) 647-6374 or (404) 372-6772
Hours of operation: April-November. Please check website for hours and available products.
Products: Strawberries, sweet corn, pumpkins, blueberries, blackberries, raspberries, pomegranates and muscadines. The Rock Ranch private-label beef is available.
Sledge Farms Peach House, 744 John E. Sullivan Road, Byron
Phone: 956-2742, 808-4690 or 951-5614
Hours of operation: June, July and August, Monday-Saturday 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
Products: Peaches and Vidalia onions
Taylor Orchards and The Strawberry Patch at Taylor Orchards
Peaches: 1165 Fall Line Freeway East, Reynolds; Strawberries: 41 Racetrack Road, Reynolds.
Phone: Peaches 847-5963; strawberries 847-2539
Hours of operation: April (strawberries), May-August (peaches), 8 a.m.-6 p.m. every day of the week.
Products: Pick your own strawberries; peaches, jams, jellies, preserves, ice cream, breads and fritters. Student field trips offered to the strawberry patch, but must call 847-4186 to make reservations (in season).
Tom Sawyer Farm, 952 Empire Chester Highway, Cochran
Hours of operation: Call for days and times the farm is open, and for availability of crops, mid-May-Aug. 1.
Products: Blackberries, onions and peaches
William L. Brown Farm Market, 4334 Ga. 49 North, Montezuma
Phone: 472-8767 or 472-6513
Hours of operation: June-August, Monday-Saturday 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m., Sunday 1:30-6 p.m.
Products: Peaches, homemade peach ice cream, zinnias and sunflowers (you-pick), tomatoes, okra, blueberries, cantaloupes, watermelons, squash, shelled peas and butterbeans, seasonal produce, Vidalia onions, gourmet foods, syrups, honey, jams, jellies, candles, snacks, stone ground grits and meal, pecans, homemade peach pie, cakes, cookbooks, gifts, discounted oil paintings, picnic area.
Source: Georgia Farm Bureaus Certified Farm Market program. Contains Middle Georgia farms that participate in the program. For a listing of all markets, visit www.gfb.org/commodities/cfm/default.html.