5901 U.S. Highway
Busy Bee Garden Center
Downtown Des Moines Farmers' Market
If you're not able to travel to the garden center in Indianola, you can visit Busy Bee at the Des Moines Downtown Farmers' Market.
You can find us every Saturday morning from the first Saturday in May until the last Saturday in October. The market hours are 7 a.m. to Noon May through September. October hours 8 a.m. to Noon.
Our booth is located in front of Spaghetti Works on Court Avenue.
In front of Spaghetti Works
310 Court Ave
Des Moines, IA 50309
Busy Bee originally started by producing honey and growing vegetables to sell at farmers' markets.
Busy Bee believes strongly in growing produce naturally and without the use of chemicals. We use only natural products to grow our produce.We love the fact that we can eat our produce right out of the gardens. With over 3 acres in production, we grow a wide selection of delicious, fresh vegetables.
Beans, beets, broccoli, brussel sprouts, cabbage, carrots, cucumbers, eggplant, kohlrabi, lettuce, okra, onions, peppers, potatoes, radishes, rhubarb, rutabagas, summer squash, sweet potatoes, tomatoes, turnips, winter squash and zucchini.