Georgia Grown: Lane Southern Orchards

What: Lane Southern Orchards & their Sweet Georgia Peaches

Where: Fort Valley, Georgia

cooked cobbler w ice cream 6
cooked cobbler w ice cream 6
The Story: Since 1908, Lane Southern Orchards has planted, grown and harvested over 3,000 acres of the best-tasting peaches in Georgia.  The sweet, Georgia peach can be enjoyed from mid-May through August.  This friendly agricultural operation offers over 300,000 visitors annually a chance to see a real working farm.  You can take a tour of the Farm in June & July, the peak of Peach Season, and get a behind the scenes look at the peach orchards.  Follow this informational tour with a self guided tour on our elevated catwalk and watch how we grade them and see how the peach makes if from the trees right to your family’s table.

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You don’t have to wait until summer to enjoy this sweet, Georgia Treat.  Our peaches are frozen and used year round in our famous peach cobbler, peach ice cream, peach bread and bread pudding served daily in our Peachtree Cafe.  If you want to take a taste of Lane Peaches home to enjoy later, our frozen cobblers and peach slices are now available at our Roadside Mark.  Lane Southern Orchards’ family-friendly atmosphere keeps folks coming back to the farm year after year.

Lane Southern Orchards is open daily year round.  Visit their Peachtree Café for a yummy snack and stop by their roadside market for local, fresh produce, gift items and our gourmet items.

Lauren Cleland

Lauren Cleland is the voice of Explore Georgia on social media. She loves ice cold sweet tea, anything peach flavored, channeling Scarlett O’Hara in her daily life and sharing the wonders of her beloved Georgia with all of you!

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