Scotland Pick Your Own (PYO) Farms - Find Fresh Fruit and Veg Near You!



This page provides listings of pick-your-own (PYO) farms in Scotland. Just scroll down the page!

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PYO Farms and Orchards, sorted by county

Remember: ALWAYS call (or follow the link to the farm's own website, if the name is a blue link) to confirm the information before you go! They may close, run out or change events, times, etc. without notifying me!

Pick-Your-Own Farms in Scotland

Aberdeen City and Shire (Grampian)

Argyll and The Isles

Ayrshire and Arran

Borders

  • Border Berries - PYO: Blackcurrants, redcurrants, raspberries, strawberries
    Rutherford Farm, Kelso Borders. Phone: 01835 823763. Email: AL@BORDERBERRIES.CO.UK. Directions: A68, 9 miles North of Jedburgh, East at St Boswells on A699 for 4 miles on Kelso road. Follow Rutherford Farm / Border Berries signs. Family run farm on the south bank of the Tweed . The soft fruit PYO is on 7 acres. Facilities: Ample parking, picnic area, toilets. Click here for our Facebook page. (UPDATED: July 11, 2015, JBS)

Dumfries and Galloway

Dundee and Angus

  • Charleton Farm - PYO: Blackberries (brambles), black/redcurrants, gooseberries, loganberries, raspberries, strawberries, tayberries, carrots, courgette
    On the hillside by Montrose, Angus. Phone: 01674 830226. Directions: 1 mile N of Montrose on LHS of A92. Click here for a map. Free range eggs – see the chickens alongside the farm shop - soft fruit, own preserves and other local foods.

Edinburgh and The Lothians

  • Belhaven Fruit Farm - currants (red and black), gooseberries, raspberries, strawberries, and prepicked produce, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, events at your location (call for info)
    South Belton Farm, Dunbar, EH42 1RG. Phone: 01368863246. Email: events@belhavenfruitfarm.co.uk. Directions: Just of the A1 at Thistley Cross roundabout 20 miles south of Edinburgh. Click here for a map and directions. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Click here for picking updates. Crops are usually available in May, June, July. Open: 10am to dusk. Payment: Cash, only. (UPDATED: July 12, 2015, JBS)
  • West Craigie Farm Shop - strawberries, raspberries, gooseberries, blackcurrants, redcurrants, brambles, tayberries and victoria plums
    West Craigie Farm, South Queensferry, Edinburgh, West Lothian EH30 9TR. Phone: 0131 3191048. Email: john@craigies.co.uk. All fruits are available for PYO and ready-picked during the season at Craigie's. We also have most of the fruits available frozen in the Farm Shop throughout the year and make jams and chutneys from our fruit which are sold throughout Scotland under "The Jam Kitchen" name. Directions: visit our website. We operate a entry fee of £2 per person (2015 price)  to our fields during the PYO season, refundable against fruit picked. How does it work? It’s easy; we provide you with a basket and direct you to the best field. You pick your fruit, then weigh it and pay. Simple as that! When’s the fruit in season? It depends on the weather, but generally PYO strawberries start at the end of June and go on into August. Raspberries start mid July till mid August. We also have gooseberries, blackcurrants, redcurrants, Victoria plums, and big, beautiful sunflowers. See below for details (less fruit highlighted = less fruit, more highlighted = more fruit, no fruit highlighted = no fruit!). Register for our ‘e-newsletters’ and we’ll keep you up to date with what’s available when. (UPDATED: July 11, 2015, JBS) (UPDATED: 23 July 2008)

Fife

  • Blacketyside Farm - Strawberries, raspberries, blackcurrants, redcurrants and gooseberries
    Blacketyside Farm, Leven, Fife KY8 5PX. Phone: 01333 423034. Mob: 07970130564. Email: blacketysidefarmshop@tiscali.co.uk.  Open: Farm shop is open from 9 am to 5 pm during the berry season and 10 am to 4 pm at other times. Directions: on the A915 just east of Leven. (UPDATED: July 13, 2015, JBS) (UPDATED: July 10, 2009)
  • Cairnie Farming Co. - Strawberries, Raspberries, Black & Redcurrants, Gooseberries and Tayberries.
    Cairnie, Cupar, KY15-4QD.  Phone: 01334-655610. Email: info@cairniefruitfarm.co.uk Open: Monday to Sunday: 10:00am - 6:00pm; picking stops at 4:30 pm - ALWYS call or see their website BEFORE you go to check conditions and hours.  Directions: north of the Firth of Forth and 2 ½ miles from Cupar in Fife. Directions from Edinburgh and Glenrothes: M90 north to junction 3, A92 through Glenrothes, turn right at Rathillet Village, approx 3 miles. Directions from Perth: M90 south to junction 9, A912 through Newburgh, turn left on A92, turn off at Rathillet Village, approx 3 miles. Directions from St Andrews: M90 south to junction 9, A912 through Newburgh, turn left on A92, turn off at Rathillet Village, approx 3 miles. Corn Maze Admission Cost: £4 for Adults and £3 for Children. A family ticket is available at £12. See here for more on the Cairnie Mega Maze.  Also: Tearoom Garden with home baking, Jams, Picnic & Children's Play Areas, Toilets, Free Parking. Open: Fruit Farm - 7 days: 09:30am - 6:00pm, Mega Maze - 7 days: 10:00am - 4:30pm (last entry) (UPDATED: July 12, 2015, JBS)
  • Pittormie Fruit Farm & Nursery - Raspberries, strawberries, blackcurrants, redcurrants, tayberries, brambles, gooseberries (both red and green) and loganberries.
    Pittormie Ryholme, Dairsie, Cupar, Fife KY15 4SW. Phone: 01334 870233. Email: info@pittormiefruitfarm.co.uk.  Directions: Click here for a map and directions. We also have broccoli, cauliflower, potatoes, carrots, turnips, cabbage, jams, free range eggs and a nursery with bedding plants, perennials and hanging baskets. Open: Farm shop open 8am - 8pm June to October. "Egg Shed" open October to June.  Directions: between Balmullo & Dairsie on the A914.

Greater Glasgow, Lanarkshire, The Clyde Valley

  • East Yondteron Farm - Strawberries, Gooseberries, Raspberries, Blackcurrants, Redcurrants, Blackberries, Peas, Broccoli, Potatoes
    Innchinnan, Renfrew, Renfrewshire PA4 9LP. Tel: 0141 889 3492. Email: info@eastyondertonfarm.co.uk. Open: Pick Your Own Monday to Friday 10am till 8pm,  Saturday & Sunday 9am till 5pm; When Crops are Ready for Picking.  Directions: The farm is easy to access from the M8 motorway our customers come from Glasgow, Renfrewshire, Ayrshire, Lanarkshire, Dumbartonshire, and Argyllshire. Typical seasons are: Strawberries Late June, July and August; Gooseberries Late June, July and August; Raspberries July and August; Blackcurrants July and August; Redcurrants July and August; Blackberries End July thru August; Peas Mid July and August; Broccoli Mid July thru August; Potatoes Mid July through April.  (UPDATED: July 11, 2015, JBS) (ADDED: 31 July 2009)

Highlands

  • Wester Hardmuir - strawberries, gooseberries, raspberries, cherries, black, red and white currents, loganberries, tayberries, blackberries and vegetables
    A96, Auldearn, 2 Nairn, IV12 5QG. Phone: 01309 641259. Directions: click here for directions and a map. Open: Farm shop: Mid-June to Mid-August, 7 days, 8.00 am to dusk; mid-August to the end of December from 10.00 am to 6 pm; PYO: July and Aug from 8.00 am to dusk. They have a large range of soft fruits and vegetables for PYO, plus pre picked apples, plums and cherries. Early and late strawberries. The pick your own season usually begins towards the end of June when the outdoor strawberries and gooseberries begin to ripen.  As the season progresses, raspberries, black, red and white currents, logan and tayberries, brambles are also available for pick your own. Later in the season, towards the end of August, our apple and plum orchards are open for pick your own. We are also hoping that our newly planted cherry orchard will produce its first crop this year. To pick your own use our baskets (or bring your own) and we will direct you to the best fields for picking. Then pick your fruit and we will weigh it upon your return to the farm shop and you pay. (UPDATED: July 15, 2015, JBS) (ADDED: 02 August 2008)
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Orkney

Outer Hebrides

Perthshire, Tayside

  • Broadslap Fruit Farm - Strawberries, raspberries, gooseberries, blackcurrants and redcurrants
    Dunning, Perthshire. Phone: 01738 730242. Email: john@broadslapfruitfarm.co.uk or Contact us. Potatoes, cabbage, cauliflower and broccoli are also all available from the farm shop. Directions: Broadslap is just off the A9 between Perth and Auchterarder on the B9141 midway between Dunning and the A9. Click here for current Prices.
  • J.M. Watson Fruit Growers -  strawberries, raspberries, gooseberries, blackcurrants, redcurrants and a variety of fresh vegetables
    Mill of Montague, Balbeggie, Perthshire PH2 7PR. Phone: 01821 640271. Fax: 01821 640271. Mobile: 07885712133. Email: the-jamie-watson@hotmail.com. Also for sale are new potatoes, rhubarb and garden fresh peas. Open: 9am to 5pm. Directions: between Scone and Balbeggie, 1.5 miles up the Rait road. (UPDATED: July 11, 2015, JBS)
  • Mill of Montague Fruit Farm - raspberries (yellow), tayberries,
    Mill Of Montague Fruit Farm, Perth, PH2 7PR. Phone: 01821640271. Email: ruthalexander@hotmail.co.uk. Open: See our website for current hours. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: Near Perth between Scone and Balbeggie, 1.5 miles up the Rait road. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. (ADDED: May 10, 2012)
  • Peter Marshall & Co - Raspberries, Brambles and Blackcurrants
    Muirton, Alyth, Blairgowrie, Perthshire PH1 8JF. Phone: 01828 632227. Mobile: 01828 633070. Email: donna@petermarshallfarms.com. Open: Pick your own available by arrangement.  Directions: 1 mile west of Alyth, 1 mile off the Blairgowrie/Alyth Road. More Directions: Muirton Farm - The farm is located approximately 15 miles North West of Dundee and 1 mile west of Alyth. To get to the farm by car or on foot, when you get into Alyth proceed along Airlie Street until you locate the Costcutter shop. On the other side of the road, St Ninians Road is to the left just after Costcutters. Continue up St Ninians Road 1 & 1/4mile, out of Alyth, until you reach the top of the hill where the farm is located on your right. Directions to the West Jordanstone Farm: The farm is located approximately 13 miles North West of Dundee and 1 & 1/2 miles south of Alyth on the B954. The No 57 bus from Perth to Dundee via Blairgowrie and Alyth goes past West Jordanstone Farm. Alternatively, the bus from Dundee to Perth via Alyth and Blairgowrie also passes the farm. Approximately 1 mile after Meigle is West Jordanstone Farm.
  • W Glen + Son - cucumbers, strawberries, tomatoes, and prepicked produce
    Mains Of Errol ERROL, Perthshire, PH2 7TE. Phone: 01821642878. Fax: 01821642878. Email: mainsoferrol@tiscali.co.uk. Directions: We are situated one mile from Errol Village on the St Madoes Road. Open: Monday to Friday 9am TO 6pm. Payment: Cash, only.

Shetland

Stirling, Loch Lomond, The Trossachs & The Forth Valley


Farmshops, Farmer's Markets and Roadside Stands, Etc. (NOT pick-your-own, unless they are also listed above)

Aberdeen City and Shire (Grampian)

  • Gryphon Christmas Trees - Preserves, jams, jellies,
    Warthill House, Miekle Wartle, Near Inverurie, AB51 5BH. Phone: 07734425282. Email: sarahaleslie@icloud.com. Open: Thursday and Friday 5pm to 8pm Saturday 10am to 6pm Sunday 10am to 5pm. Directions: From the A96 turn off at Pitcaple signposted Durno(right if coming from Inverurie / Aberdeen, left if coming from Huntly / Elgin) Stay on this road for approx 4 miles (do not go into village of Meikle Wartle) and you will come to a sign advertising DRY FIREWOOD AND KINDLING FOR SALE on the left. The entrance to Warthill is immediately after this on the right by the SOUTH LODGE cottage AB51 5BH. Turn right up the private road for approx half a mile. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. Click here for our Facebook page. Aberdeenshire. (ADDED: October 21, 2014)

Fife

  • Allanhill Farm - farmshop with strawberries, raspberries, gooseberries, brambles
    Grange Road, St. Andrews, Fife, Scotland KY16 8LJ. Phone: 01334 477999. Email: info@allanhill.co.uk. Directions: A91 to St Andrews . Go through town following signs for Crail/East Neuk. Turn right onto Grange Rd at second mini roundabout at edge of town. Farm shop is signposted, 1 mile on left. The farm shop is open with PYO, and has soft fruits, local vegetables (some organic), free range eggs, home baking, home-made jams, honey. Facilities:  tearoom, parking, toilets, spectacular sea view. No PYO since 2010.  (UPDATED: August 13, 2015)  (UPDATED: 31-07-2009)

Perthshire, Tayside

  • McLarens Fruit Farm - strawberries, raspberries, blackcurrants, potatoes
    George McLaren, Bankhead of Kinloch, Meigle, Perthshire PH12 8QY. Phone: 01828 640265. Fax: 01828 640687Email: office@gmclaren.com. Directions: located 500 metres off the A94, midway between Coupar Angus and Meigle in the heart of Tayside. Open: seven days a week during July and until mid August, from 9 am to 5 p.m. Phone for fruit availability and any other queries. We sell ready picked strawberries, raspberries and potatoes to the public. We do not do Pick Your Own at all. (UPDATED: July 14, 2010)
  • Tombreck Farm Shop - Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, Indoor market, Fresh local eggs, Baked goods, Preserves, jams, jellies, Apples, carrots, courgettes, cucumbers, currants (red and black), gooseberries, potatoes, raspberries (red), summer squash, winter squash, strawberries, Fresh eggs
    Tombreck Lawers, Aberfeldy, PH15 2PB. Phone: 01567 829355. Fax: 01567 829355. Email: suemanning@tombreck.co.uk. Open: 7 days a week, daylight hours. Directions: We are on the A827 North shore of Loch Tay between Kenmore and Killin. 15 miles from Aberfeldy. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Cheque. Click here for our Facebook page. (ADDED: January 28, 2015)

Farm Bed And Breakfasts

Aberdeenshire

  • Gryphon Christmas Trees Farm B&B - 3 total rooms, Price range from $35 to $50, Large beds, Large rooms, TV in rooms, Wireless internet available (no fee), Coffee/tea maker in rooms, Fresh farm breakfasts, Lunches offered, Farm dinners, Fresh eggs, Beautiful rural setting, laundry service available, washer and dryer available, Fishing nearby, horse riding, golf nearby, Within an easy drive to an Interstate road, children welcome, Pets welcome, Smoking permitted, Vegetarian meals available,
    Warthill House, Miekle Wartle, Near Inverurie, AB51 5BH. Phone: 07734425282. Email: sarahaleslie@icloud.com. Directions: From the A96 turn off at Pitcaple signposted Durno(right if coming from Inverurie / Aberdeen, left if coming from Huntly / Elgin) Stay on this road for approx 4 miles (do not go into village of Meikle Wartle) and you will come to a sign advertising DRY FIREWOOD AND KINDLING FOR SALE on the left. The entrance to Warthill is immediately after this on the right by the SOUTH LODGE cottage AB51 5BH. Turn right up the private road for approx half a mile. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. Click here for our Facebook page. Photos: Click here for photos of the rooms and farmhouse. (ADDED: October 21, 2014)

Meats, Milk and Eggs:

Perthshire, Tayside

  • Tombreck Farm Shop - Pork, Lamb, Mutton, No hormones used, No antibiotics used, 100% grass and/or grain fed, Eggs (free range, vegetarian fed), sausage, Farm market with fruits and vegetables, Wedding facilities, Hiking trails, Fishing onsite, Within an easy drive to an Interstate road, Fresh eggs
    Tombreck Lawers, Aberfeldy, PH15 2PB. Phone: 01567 829355. Fax: 01567 829355. Email: suemanning@tombreck.co.uk. Open: 7 days a week, daylight hours. Directions: We are on the A827 North shore of Loch Tay between Kenmore and Killin. 15 miles from Aberfeldy. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Cheque. Click here for our Facebook page. Venison. (ADDED: January 28, 2015)