Things to Do at the farm

Experience everything Empty Pockets Ranch has to offer! From farm tours, to u-pick flowers, and our Farm Shoppe, you and your family can enjoy a taste of life on the farm.

Closed for the Season
Open May 1 – December 24, 
Open 7 Days a Week, 10-6 

u-pick fresh flowers

Add a little color to your life. Bring home the bounty of our u-pick beautiful flower fields! Wander row after row with lots of varieties of flowers to choose from.

When in Bloom, June/July – October, Open 7 Days a Week, 10-6
Call for availability first. 

u-pick sunflowers

Always a favorite, our u-pick sunflowers are the perfect family activity. Don’t miss our Sunflower Festival held in early September!

When in Bloom, August – September, Open 7 Days a Week, 10-6
Call for availability first. 

self-guided tour of the farm

Say hello to our farm friends! Stroll the grounds and visit with the animals, including sheep, goats, chickens, cows, miniature horses, and more, weather permitting.  We ask that you please call ahead to book a time to tour, groups welcome!

 Call for an appointment 607-766-5381 

picnic in the flower fields

Sunshine, blue skies, colorful flowers…the perfect setting for a picnic! Bring your lunch and a blanket, and settle in for an unforgettable afternoon in the fresh air.  Every Friday and Saturday by reservation.

Call for an appointment 607-766-5381 


Stock your home with the best of Empty Pockets Ranch! We offer a seasonal variety of goods such as handcrafted sheep milk soaps, body butters, candles, pantry items, and more! Make sure to try our fresh baked good, take and bake farm dinners, fresh eggs, and meat and dairy from local Schoharie County producers!

Our Farm Shoppe is open 7 days a week from April through December 24th, 10am – 6pm