Eckert’s fresh blackberries

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BELLEVILLE, IL (KTVI) - If you want to get your hands on a seasonal favorite from Eckert's, you better act fast! The farmers say this is the peak week to pick-your-own blackberries.

Fox 2's Lisa Hart visits the blackberry patch at Eckert's Country Store and Farms in Belleville. The blackberries are easy to eat fresh from the farm! The Country Store includes recipes to create great dishes with the fruit!

Visit the farm from Tuesday to Friday starting at 9 AM, and you can pick your own peach this weekend, with other yummy vegetables available.