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Sunflower maze opens Saturday at Eckert's in Belleville

BELLEVILLE, Ill. (KEZK) — Eckert's Country Store & Farms in the metro east has revealed they will open their 5-acre Sunflower Maze this Saturday. The cost per person is $5, which includes a field access pass allowing guests to take unlimited wagon rides and access to pick their own peaches,...
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Eckert's Farms welcome strawberry season with new membership packages

BELLEVILLE, Ill. (KEZK) — Strawberry season is in full swing at Eckert’s Farms, and to celebrate the local growers are introducing family membership packages with discounts, coupons and more. This weekend only — May 10 and May 11 — membership packages are 50% off. Starting at $30, the packages...
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Eckert's Peaches

Joan and I are big fans of fresh peaches. So, when we find out that Eckert's St Louis Farm Market in Sappington is open, we drop everything and go! The first batch of peaches in their growing season is the kind I remember from childhood. Called Glen Glow peaches, they don't come off the stone...
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