From early Spring through late Fall Cass County is a market basket of fresh and organic fruits and vegetables! There are an abundance of sources for our farm to table produce. Below are some of the more popular orchards & u-pick local farms. Please always call ahead to find out when the fruits and vegetables are ready for harvesting. The grid above is only a rough estimation and varies because of seasonal weather.
Daisy Farms – Dowagiac
Description: We sell and ship bare root plants across the US. Also have U-pick strawberries when in season.
Location: 28355 M-152, Dowagiac, MI, 49047 – Directions
Phone: (269) 782-6321
Fax: (269) 782-7131
Website: Daisy Farms & U-pick Strawberries
Diamond Lake Orchards (No U-pick) – Cassopolis
Freshly picked apples available July through September
Location: Eagle Point Rd., Cassopolis, MI 49031 – Directions
Dussel’s U-pick – Cassopolis
Blueberries & Pumpkins
The Dussel family grows blueberries, strawberries, raspberries, sweet corn, green beans, watermelon, and cantaloupe. At our farm produce stand, run by our sons, we sell our jams and jellies and all our homegrown produce. Every summer we open our farm to people who would like to pick their own blueberries and pumpkins.
Dussel’s U-pick Schedule
- Blueberries – Generally around July 15th, but this year may be later picking due to our Michigan weather this Spring.
- Pumpkins – Normally we would open around September 15. Please call (269) 445-8715.
Location: 22440 Dutch Settlement Rd, Dowagiac, MI 49047 – Directions
Phone: (269) 445-8715
Hours: Call for hours and availability of fruit
Website: Dussel’s Farm U-pick Blueberries & Pumpkins
Eckler’s Produce & Greenhouse – Niles
Description: World’s largest selection of ornamental corn products and gourds
Location: 1879 Barron Lake Rd., Niles, MI 49120 – Directions
U-pick: blueberries, raspberries, and tomatoes in season
Phone: (269) 683-2509
Hours: April-November daily 9 am to 7 pm
Website: Eckler’s Produce & Greenhouse
Kreuger’s Apple Farm – Cassopolis
Locke’s Fruitful Acres – Between Dowagiac & Marcellus
Description: The country market and greenhouse where U-pick or We-pick. Blueberries are available in Mid-July. Come check out our jams, jellies and honey, as well as a large selection of gift items.
Location: 51520 Gards Prairie Rd, Marcellus, MI – Directions
Hours: 8:30 am – 6 pm, Monday – Saturday, 12 pm – 6 pm, Sunday
Phone: (269) 423-6536
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Punkin’s Pick Organic Blueberries – Dowagiac
Description: Blueberries, U-pick and already picked. Naturally Grown High Bush Blue Crop Blueberries in July.
Location: 29485 Yaw Rd, Dowagiac, MI 49047 – Directions
Phone: (269) 251-0662
Hours: U-Pick is by appointment only – Please call ahead for pre-picked orders.
Alternate Phone: (269)782-5494
Fax: (269) 782-8173
Payment: Cash only.
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Spirit Springs Farms Apple Orchard – Marcellus
Description: Over 70 varieties of apples – mostly heirloom – limited quantities; apple cider (non-pasteurized), seasonal vegetables, gourds, pumpkins, hand-made crafts, pears, misc. Tasting table of apples offered. Gift boxes of apples available.
Location: 12401 Hoffman Rd, Marcellus, MI 49067 – Directions
Phone: (269) 646-9379
Hours: Call for hours and U-pick times
Sprague’s Family Fun Farm – Dowagiac
Description: We are a fruit farm and market located in southwestern Michigan near the Sister Lakes area. We have fresh produce all summer long with U-pick raspberries in the spring and fall. Get your blueberries, peaches, nectarines, Sweet cherries, Plums, Tomatoes, and Sweet corn from Sprague’s Family Fun Farm. There are restroom facilities available.
Location: 33120 Middle Crossing Rd., Dowagiac, MI 49047 – Directions
Phone: (269) 782-8578
Hours: Open everyday 9 am – 7 pm. Call for U-pick times.
Website: Sprague’s Family Fun Farm
Come see the six and a half acre corn maze! Hay rides and Pumpkins in the fall.