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We help you create memories!

Welcome to Firefly Berries! We are Southeast Minnesota’s premier pick-your-own berry farm specializing in strawberries, raspberries, and Concord grapes. We are located just east of Rochester in southeast Minnesota.

Whether it is your first time picking your own fruit, or you are an experienced gardener, your time with us at Firefly Berries will be a treasured memory– a fruit-filled adventure you’ll want to repeat over and over!

At this time we offer six different fruits. For complete information on all the produce and products we offer, simply click on the “Our Produce” link at the top of this page.

 

Current Picking Conditions

Firefly Berries is currently closed for the winter season!  We thank you for your patronage in 2014 and we look forward to celebrating our 5th anniversary in 2015 -- complete with fabulous fruit & fun!  Blessings to you and yours in the New Year!

Knit in Nature Dates

The weather is cold, but we are still holding a winterized version of Knit in Nature nights! Join us as we make warm winter items for those in need!  Locations vary... contact us for more details!  And check out our Outreach page for more details on current projects!  Here are the upcoming dates:

  • Wed.  Nov. 26 (6-9 pm) at Dunn Brothers North in Rochester (on Elton Hills Dr NW)
  • Mon. Dec. 1 (6-9 pm) at a member's home
  • Wed. Dec. 10 (6-9 pm) at Dunn Brothers North in Rochester
  • Mon. Dec. 15 (6-9 pm) at a member's home
  • Mon. Jan. 5 (6-9 pm) at Firefly Berries
  • Wed. Jan. 14 (6-9 pm) at Dunn Brothers North in Rochester
  • Mon. Jan. 19 (6-9 pm) location TBD
  • Wed. Jan. 28 (6-9 pm) at Dunn Brothers North in Rochester

Looking for a Holiday Gift?

Are you looking for that perfect Holiday gift for a loved one or special person in your life?  Look no further!  Homemade jam, jelly, juice or honey is a fabulous gift... a treat that will keep on giving after the Holidays are over.  Contact us today to order your homemade goodies for the Holidays.

Giving Thanks
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With the Thanksgiving Holiday fast approaching, I thought it appropriate that I should write one last post from the 2014 season.  We have had so many adventures in recent weeks, and so much to be thankful for. Several weekends ago, with chilly temps arriving and forecasts of our first big winter snowstorm approaching, Dean and…

2014 Concord Grape Update
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It’s that time of year again… the temperatures are getting cooler, leaves are changing color and grapes are getting ripe.  It is this time of the year that we should be seeing many of you out here picking your own Concord grapes!  Unfortunately, we won’t be seeing that this year. Back in late spring we…

Mid Season Farm News
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When I look at the calendar it is hard to believe that we are already over half way through the month of July.  I say it every year, but where does the summer go?  For us, our days have been spent picking berries, planting, tilling, weeding and helping customers.  It’s amazing how quickly those jobs…

May 2014 update
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The weather is warmer, the bees are buzzing, and we are busy getting ready for a new fruit season!  We’ve been getting lots of calls from excited customers wondering when strawberry season will begin, and I am happy to report that it won’t be too much longer!  (Around June 21 is our current estimate). My…