Frequently Asked Questions
Thank you for your interest in visiting us at Missouri Berries.
We are so grateful for the opportunity to open our farm and share this special place with our community.
Click below to find answers to our most frequently asked questions.
2097 S Highway PP, Republic MO
Just off I-44 at exit 61. Go south 1/4 mile on Highway PP at the exit. We're the first farm you'll come to on the right. Click here for directions.
Right now we are open based on the weather and field ripeness. It's best to check our Facebook page for the most current information. We understand this makes planning a visit challenging. Thanks for being patient as we navigate our first season.
Admission to Missouri Berries is free to the public.
We have a 3.5 acre strawberry field, a 6 acre blueberry field, a kids activity area, a tiny library filled with farm-fun books, a walking storybook trail, photo ops, picnics tables throughout the farm, and more!
Stop by our farm store for pre-picked berries (when available) and honey.
We do have porta-potties on site as well as hand washing stations.
Yes! You may bring a picnic to enjoy on the farm. We do not allow food into the berry fields and we ask that you please make sure all trash makes it to the trashcan or recycle bin.
Our U-Pick pricing for strawberries is $4.25 per pound. If we have any strawberries available for pre-pick, we will post them on our Facebook page.
At this time, it will be first come first serve. We may utilize a call ahead/pre-order as the season progresses.
We accept cash and cards. All card transactions have a 3% convenience fee.
Due to USDA and Dept. of Agriculture guidelines on food safety, we do not allow any type of animals on our farm. Anyone with a service animal, as defined by ADA will be accommodated.
We built our concession trailer, just so we could offer you delicious donuts made fresh on the farm daily. We will feature strawberry donuts this season!
Our drinks include:
- Strawberry Lemonade
- Frozen Strawberry Lemonade Slushies!
- Bottled water also available.
We have a parking lot right up front! PLEASE DO NOT PARK ON THE ROAD!!
There are separate entrance and exit gates. Please pay close attention!
We can hold about 75 cars in our parking area. We do have a small grass lot available for overflow.
We provide the picking flats that you use in the field!
Due to strict food safety guidelines, we can not allow you to bring your own picking containers into the field.
We recommend close-toed shoes, and NOT your church clothes! This is a working farm that is completely outdoors. There is uneven ground, mud, and bugs!
Bug spray and sunscreen are encouraged.
We are not an organic farm! We pride ourselves on being a sustainable, eco-friendly, and healthy farm.
We are considered conservative farmers on the spectrum of conventional to organic.
We utilize an IPM (integrated pest management) program to reduce the need of synthetic pesticides (herbicides, fungicides, and insecticides).
While we keep things as natural as possible, we keep synthetics in our toolbox should the need arise.
Want to learn more about IPM? See what the EPA has to say about IPM by clicking HERE.
Yes. Randy is a third generation family farmer and Johnelle grew up showing horses.
Mother Nature is unpredictable. Bad weather may delay the farm from opening or cause us to close early. Always check our Facebook page before coming out.