Hours of Operation: 8AM-5PM
Open Season: Mon-Sat; Late May thru July
Season Ends

Season Ends

The Dog Days of Summer are here again and another produce season has come to a close.  In fact, this has been our 50th season here at Ed Lester Farms!  For five decades the Lester families have provided fresh grown produce to northwest Louisiana and beyond. We would...
Final Day of the Season.

Final Day of the Season.

Today, Saturday July 28th is our last day of our 2018 produce sales season.  While they last, our shelled purple hull peas will be on sale today.  Come see us for peas and more on our final day of the day season!
Okra & Peas

Okra & Peas

Right now on the farm we have plenty of beautiful okra, a southern classic!    It’s available by the pound, peck or bushel.  Thinking of freezing or canning?  Now is a great time to get your fresh vegetables. We have red ripe tomatoes and peaches along with all...
The Heat is On!

The Heat is On!

As Summer rolls along and temperatures rise, the fruits and vegetables just keep coming.  Actually, many of our crops such as okra and peppers prefer the higher tempertures as long as they have plenty of water.  Rainfall has been scarce this season here in Coushatta,...
Ready Now: Peas and Tomatoes!

Ready Now: Peas and Tomatoes!

Our wonderful vine ripe tomatoes are in full harvest here at the farm.  Theses beauties are available by the pound and by the box.  In addition to our regular red tomatoes, we also have a wide selection of special and heirloom varities. Purple hull peas are also now...
Ready Now – Sweet Corn!

Ready Now – Sweet Corn!

Beautiful Yellow Sweet Corn is ready now at Ed Lester Farms.  This is the first crop of corn for this season and is really pretty.  As always, it is available by the ear or by the bushel. Sweet Corn arrives from our fields each morning about 8:30.
Up Next…Delicious Sweet Corn!

Up Next…Delicious Sweet Corn!

Our wonderful Sweet Corn will be ready later this week.  You can purchase it by the ear or by the bushel.  This season we will have both yellow and bi-color (yellow & white) varieties.  Enjoy one of the best things of Summer…fresh Sweeet Corn! Also this...
Now Open!

Now Open!

Our 2018 sales season will begin this Saturday May 19th.  We will feature some of our early season crops such as new potatoes, onions and cling peaches.  Much more coming...
New Potatoes

New Potatoes

New red potatoes are a Spring favorite here on the farm.  At present, the potatoes plants are beginning to bloom which mean they also are just beginning to produce little potatoes on the roots of the plants.  It won’t be long now!
They’re Back!

They’re Back!

As you will remember our peach trees decided to take the year off last season so to speak.  But, thanks to a really cold winter, this season looks great for the peach crop.  Peach season begins in late May and continues through the month of July.