We specialize in growing sweet corn winter squash, & pumpkins. We market at local farmers' markets., on the farm and wholesale. We have a pick your own pumpkin patch in the fall. We are open for farm visits April through November. We are expanding our sweet corn and pumpkin production in 2013. Our tourist farm is open by reservation April - September for visits, birthday parties, & group events. Open daily in October for the pumpkin patch. we offer hay rack rides to pick your own pumpkin from the field. pony rides, farm animals to feed, a llama, and others. Have a fun day on the farm.
Spring visits with many baby animals May & June. Pick your own pumpkin patch in September & October. Enjoy feeding and seeing many animals, a pony ride for the kids, horse drawn hayrides on weekends around the farm and to the pumpkin patch. Farm Market in summer. Enjoy a day at the farm. We have a log cabin on our farm that is great for birthday parties and family functions.
at our farm, 2 miles south of hwy 30 on University Blvd. (530th Ave) Call for hours.
Wholesale to stores, distributors, farmers. vendors. Sweet Corn & pumpkins.
Three of my friends attempted to work for Black's Heritage Farm on separate occasions, and all had very bad experiences. They all had to fight to get their paychecks.... [more]
I think Blacks are the greatest. I worked for them 5 years ago and loved it. I have graduated and left Ames. When ever I return I look them up at the Ames Farmers Market to say Hi.... [more]
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Unacceptable treatment of employees. Does not pay their help. Search Iowa courts online for Norine Black and you will find dozens of cases where Black's Heritage Farm has been sued by both employees and creditors.... [more]