AT
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Farmers  
 Market
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Events 
 At the Farm
Fall 
 Offerings
Antiques 
 Loft

Copyright © 2000-2013
Donna Frantz
 At the Farm
Waconia
Minnesota

At the Farm is located on Highway 5 in Carver County, Minnesota - 2.5 m. East of Waconia - 4.5 m. West of Victoria - 10 m. West of Chanhassen
Donna Frantz, Proprietor - 8880 East Highway 5, Waconia MN 55387 - imthefarmer@earthlink.net - 952-442-4816


All About
At the Farm


Farmers
Market


Bulk Seeds
& Plants


Events
At the Farm


Fall
Offerings


Antiques
Loft

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At the Farm is a blossoming organic venture nestled in a nostalgic farm setting at the heart of Carver County.

Waconia is just southwest of the Minneapolis / St. Paul metro area.

Shop all summer long in the cool bank barn for farm fresh produce!

Click to view a YouTube video made by Rod Rassman after interviewing Donna in the summer 2009 to discuss what a wonderful welcome to Waconia that Donna and At the Farm has become!

Click to view the YouTube video that was created by the Chanhassen Villager featuring Donna and At the Farm

Click to read the article from the Chaska Herald and  Chanhassen Villager  newspapers published about Donna Frantz and
At the Farm

My Farmers Market is open every day June to October.

I'm Picking Organic
Tomatoes
Peppers
  Sweet
  Colored
  Hot
Onions
  Yellow
  Red
 White
Cabbage
Beets
  Red
  Golden
  Striped
Carrots
Kale
Fennel
Basil
Cilantro
Cucumbers
Lettuce
Eggplant
Green Beans
Yellow Beans
Potatoes
  Red
  White
Kohlrabi

Fill Your Willow Basket
Sweet Corn
Watermelon
Muskmelon
Garlic
Green Beans
Peaches
Nectarines
Plums
Grapes
Apricots

Stay informed of what is available through my weekly newsletter.  Send your email address to me at  imthefarmer@earthink.net

Maple Syrup from East Bay Sugarbush of Waconia.

Pure Natural Honey new crop from my farm bottles by Scott's Bees & Honey of Waconia!

Available starting in in April each year
Monday - Saturday

Vegetable Seeds
Sold In Bulk

What are bulk vegetable seeds? That means you can buy as much or as little you need for your size vegetable  garden!

Vegetable Plants as well as a great assortment of flowering bedding plants will be available also when the season is upon us!

Vegetable Gardening advice is available too!

The second edition of my book, Gardening According to Donna, by Donna Frantz is available now.  I've added an appendix on canning for those of you who would like to learn the art of preserving your garden produce.

Celebrate the Harvest will be on Saturday, Sept. 28!

9 am to 3 pm

Local Apple Vendors
Apple Pie Contest
Apple Square Treats
Caramel Apples

Music 11 am to 1 pm
Clark Machtemes
Traveled Ground

Popcorn Wagon

St. Bernards Church Ladies Quilting Demonstrations

Mackenthun's Deli
from St. Boni

Shepard's Way Farm Sheep Cheese

Schram Winery of Waconia

Antiques and Christmas in the Loft

The barn At the Farm is handicap accessible and the parking area is large enough to accommodate coach bus tours!

Tour guides, please call ahead so we can prepare for your tour!

Waconia Events

Click here to see  Kellie Sites, Waconia's Chamber of Commerce President, on KARE 11 Showcase Minnesota talk about the Sister Saturday event held on  Fishing Opener Saturday every May and Nickle Dickle Day every September in Waconia...

Coming in September, just in time to Celebrate the Harvest on Saturday, Sept. 28

For your Fall Dress

Pumpkins
Winter Squash
Gourds
Hay Bales
Mums
Willows
Corn Shocks
Colored Corn
Mini Pumpkins

Each fall we have fabulous items for your outdoor decorating needs.
 

The Antiques Loft will be open for the Celebrate the Harvest event on Saturday, Sept. 28.

I send an email newsletter to hundreds of subscribers most weeks during the growing season to keep you up to date on what produce is available and what is going on At the Farm in general.  Each  newsletter also features a different topic - gardening tips, recipes, cooking ideas, canning hints, upcoming events, etc.

Click here and you can send me your email address to receive my weekly newsletters. Or email imthefarmer@earthlink.net

Click here to see past newsletters.