Alstede Farms

Alstede Farms, located in the historic town of Chester, NJ, is a family operated business providing quality fruits and vegetables, fresh from the fields to your table since 1982.

Owners Kurt and Barbara Alstede take pride in the effort of preserving over 600 acres of farmland of which most is enrolled in the New Jersey Farmland Preservation Program.

The friendly & knowledgeable staff assist visitors with their favorite cooking tips and informational guidelines on the perfect flower or vegetable garden.

Educational tours, CSA, birthday parties, corporate events, Strawberry & Harvest Festivals, Harvest Moon Hayrides and Pick-Your-Own is just a sampling of activities found at Alstede Farms.

Listing last updated on Dec 9, 2014

Season:  April through November

Type:  single farm

Since:  2010

# of Shares:  1200

Full Share:  $1,279/year if you enroll by 12/26/14 + early enrollment bonuses

1/2 Share:  $749/year if you enroll by 12/26/14 + early enrollment bonuses

Work Req?  No

Schedule and Location:

PYO Activities run daily from 9am to 7pm
We recommend calling ahead to confirm availability.

Strawberries...Memorial Day - 4th of July Weekend
Black & Purple Raspberries...End of June - End of July
Green & Pink Gooseberries...End of June - End of July
Currants...End of June - End of July
Blueberries....End of June - End of July
Peaches....Middle of July - Middle of Sept.
Blackberries....Middle of August - Middle of Sept.
Peppers, Tomatoes, Eggplants...End of July - Oct.
Apples...Labor Day - October
Pumpkins...Middle of Sept. - Middle of Nov.
Gourds...Middle of Sept. - Middle of Nov.
Indian Corn...Middle of Sept. - October
Cut Your Own Flowers...Middle of July - October

Schedule and Location:

Open all year.

Latest Reviews

This is our first year using the Alstede CSA and the variety,quality and service are exceptional. The staff goes ot of the way to address any questions and make sure the client is satisified.... [more]

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