Pick Your Own Policies and Rules

how to pick your own

Tips for your Comfort and Safety

  • Wear closed-toe shoes and avoid elongated heels
  • Stay hydrated with lots of water
  • Apply SPF and wear a hat
  • In the apple orchard, watch out for the trellis wires
  • While tractors and farm machinery are in use, have fun watching but keep a safe distance
  • Free pull wagons are available on a first come-first served basis but remember they’re not for standing or riding

Kindness is Contagious; Pass it Along!

  • Enjoy your time with fellow visitors and members of our team
  • Use trash cans and recycling bins
  • The pick your own fields can handle foot traffic, but not cars—so please, no driving onto the fields
  • Keep your children safe and help them keep the farm in its finest condition (no climbing, throwing, stepping on crops, or entering animal pastures)
  • Guests with pets should follow pet policy guidelines
  • Alstede Farms wants to give you a safe environment; thank you for helping us to keep it safe!