Picking Hours

3 BIRDS 2024: Blueberries & Blackberries picking 
Blueberry gallons picking in ~40min, or stop by for a quick Quart pick ~10min!
Blackberries picking well In quarts/Gallons!  Raspberries are not abundant, so we are closing them until next week.
We have picnic tables & shade-bring your lunch, dinner or snacks!

**OUR Annual BLUEBERRY PIE CONTEST/Micah’s Backpack FUNDRAISER date is: SAT, July 27, 9am! Think of it as a ‘Blueberry Pie for Breakfast’ Day!! YUM!**
Hours Week July 8-July 14:
MON: 9am-1pm            
TUES : 4:30-8:15pm
WED: 3-7pm
THRS: 8am-noon
FRI:  7:30-11:30am        blueberry & blackberry only
SAT: 8am-noon        blueberry & blackberry only
SUN: Always Closed
See you in the Fields!
PAYMENT: $3/pint or $20/gal & $1.75 for a bucket if you want to buy one & re-use ea time 
Cash preferred, Good Check/Venmo accepted ($6 min on Venmo). NO CARD Reader at stand
NOTICE:  NO DOGS ON FARM! Parking is ample, Porta Potty is ADA accessible, & blueberries (usually) near parking for those with mobility differences. Closed Toe Shoes (!) since its a working farm. Every crop ripening is weather & bird dependent-we control what we can! We are PESTICIDE FREE.
CONTAINERS: Berry pick in our sanitized vented buckets OR your vented bucket from last year. Take berries home in your own containers/bags, use our take home bags if needed OR buy the bucket for $1.75 to take berries home and re-use every time you pick!

***We pick in rainbut do close for lightning storms- farm hours CAN change SO call farm phone BEFORE leaving home for updates! 540-552-4195 ( hours recording) 

  • Blueberriesour MAIN crop pick ALL summer long usually, Blackberries pick for a month most of July usually, and Raspberries (red, gold) pick late July until season close ~late Aug/Early Sept. *Read crop specifics in our ‘ABOUT’ Link. Blackberries & Raspberries (cane berries) are always an easier pick the first 1.5 hrs of picking shift or after a day we are closed.
  • We appreciate pickers keeping this U-Pick thriving & volunteers/student groups helping us in & out of season to maintain a healthy & beautiful farm!

Welcome to 3 Birds Berry Farm–the only U-Pick berry farm in Blacksburg!  We are a PESTICIDE FREE farm using organic farming practices (seeking certification). We LOVE teaching kids how to be Expert Pickers! So come on out!   Learn more.