Around Lexington and throughout Lafayette County, there are ample opportunities to explore the countryside, buy the best of fresh apples, peaches and farm products in season and get in touch with rural life.
Most orchards are located on or a few miles off historic 24 Highway in Lafayette County. These family-run businesses offer the bounty of the county’s produce in season, plus baked goods, jams and Christmas Trees.
The Orchards of Lafayette County
9364 Mitchell Trail ● 816-289-2496
Three miles west of Lexington off Highway 24 • Roadside Stand -- Two miles west of Lexington on Hwy 24
Open Mid-June through Halloween.
Mon-Thurs 9-5, Fri 1-6, Sat 10-6, Sun 1-6. Homegrown asparagus, rhubarb, strawberries, peaches, raspberries, melons, apples, pumpkins, local honey, Amish products and in season produce. Fahrmeier Family Vineyards at the Farms.
3 Miles West of Lexington off 24 Hwy ● 660-232-1713
Open Mid-June - Mid September
7 Days/Week 8:00 - 6:00
Homegrown Peaches, Sweet Corn and Produce
8 Miles East of Lexington on 24 Hwy ● 660-259-4228/660-259-2938
Open mid-July through mid-November. Mon-Sat 8 am - 5:30 pm. Sun 10am -5pm
Homegrown apples and peaches, squash, pumpkins, apple butter, honey & more
Lafayette Farmer's Market
• Higginsville--Public Parking Lot behind Post Office ● Tuesdays 4-6 pm, Mid-April –mid-October.
• Concordia--Downtown Park
Fresh fruits and vegetables in season, baked goods, jams and jellies, bedding plants
2 Miles West of Waverly on Hwy 24 ● 660-493-2477
Open daily Mid-June-October. Homegrown peaches, apples, homemade breads, fruit pies, salsas & more!
1-1/2 Miles East of Waverly on Hwy 65 ● 660-493-2368
Open Mid-July - Thanksgiving.
Homegrown peaches, apples, homemade jams, fruit butters, locally grown farm produce, pecans, nuts,
honey, sorghum, fruit baskets. Fall school and bus tours by appointment.
Five Oaks Farm Christmas Trees
2 Miles from Higginsville on 13 Hwy ● 660-584-7375
Open weekends beginning Friday after Thanksgiving. Choose and cut Christmas Trees. Heated warming hut and hot cider.