The much-anticipated Green Chile U-Pick season at Big Jim Farms is finally here! It is our 5th annual U-Pick season, and we have lots of fun planned for you!


First and foremost, Big Jim Farms is NOW open for Green Chile U-Pick with roasting on-site! Only at Big Jim Farms are you guaranteed the opportunity to find the best Green Chile peppers to fill your freezer. This is a must do New Mexican experience that will turn into a yearly family tradition.


Second, we are SUPER excited to announce our 1st annual Sunflower & Flower U-Pick Experience! We have a field of gorgeous sunflowers & other flowers in bloom for you to pick a beautiful bouquet of flowers. Do not forget your cameras, as you will have plenty of opportunities to capture some magical photos while you walk through the dreamy field of sunflowers & flowers. Sunflowers, Zinnias, and Cosmos in bloom throughout the Fall season. We have flower clippers and a mason jar for you to take home your handpicked bouquet.


While you wander through our nine-acre U-Pick farm, do not forget to say hi to our friendly farm animals including the famous chile chickens! We have children play areas, educational farm stations, and food trucks & live entertainment on select weekends.


Big Jim Farms is open daily now until the end of October from 8am to 6pm. Located in the scenic valley of Los Ranchos de Albuquerque.


Our pumpkin patch picking will start at the end of September daily until Halloween. We have some beautiful varieties of pumpkins growing where you can cut them from the vine.


As always, we have our open-air market with we-pick produce ready to go including, tomatoes, squash, zucchini, watermelons, peaches, apples, our famous salsa, chile ristras, honey, specialty hot peppers, and more.


Cost: Free

Only pay for Green Chile, flowers, and produce

We accept EBT & Double Up Food Bucks for Green Chile, pumpkins, and produce

U-Pick Green Chile variety: Big Jim Medium to Sandia Regular Hot

Pre-picked Green Chile varieties range from Mild to Extra Hot

$20 1/2 Bushel 15 LBS

$30 Bushel 25 LBS

Roasting $5


8:00 am - 6:00 pm Everyday


Free & On-site


4515 Rio Grande Blvd

Los Ranchos, NM (On Rio Grande Blvd before Montano Bridge)




No Pets. Bring sunscreen, a hat, & bottled water

Water & Drinks for sale

Big Jim Farms Proudly Partners with and is Sponsored By:

New Mexico Kids Magazine

Elanco Animal Health

The Range Cafe


Visit Albuquerque

Tractor Supply

Fox Clan Productions

Big Bear Mechanical

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