Orchards & U-pick

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 Hours: Email: daisyfarms@qtm.net 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 Email: seedsman@ecklerfarms.com Website: Eckler’s Produce & Greenhouse

Kreuger’s Apple Farm – Cassopolis

Description: Apple orchard with U-pick Location: 3140 Dailey Rd, Cassopolis, MI 49031 – Directions‎ Phone: (269) 445-3004 Hours: Call for hours and U-pick times Facebook: Kreuger’s Apple Farm

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 Facebook: Locke’s Fruitful Acres

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. Email: purplesun_65@yahoo.com Facebook: Punkin’s Pick Organic Blueberries

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 Email: jczee@usa.net

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.