Farm to fork is a concept that Frederick County boasted before it was cool. With a thriving agricultural community, the area has no shortage of fresh food and gorgeous flowers for sale and there are many ways to enjoy both!

Sunflowers at the Frederick Farmers Market

Pick Your Own

This is a great activity for the whole family! Get up close and personal with each berry and bloom you want to take home at these farms. Be sure to check the farm's website to find out what is in season during your visit.

Glade Link Farm - Pick your own strawberries, sugar snap peas, blueberries, and flowers.

Mayne's Tree Farm - Pick your own strawberries

Catoctin Mountain Orchard - Pick your own blueberries, raspberries, cherries, apples, and flowers.

 

Woman shopping at the Farmers Market

Farm Stores

Looking to make a quick stop for some fresh produce or a pre-baked pie? These farm stores offer some of the freshest food around!

England Acres - Known for their beer.

South Mountain Creamery - Known for their ice cream.

Catoctin Mountain Orchard - Known for their homemade pies.

Lilypons - Known for their water plants.

 

Local products on shelves at McCutcheons

Offsite Stores

These shops might not be right on the farm, but they are great convenient places to grab locally grown items.

McCutcheon's - Specializing in apple products.

Common Market - Specializing in sustainable and locally grown food of all kinds.

 

Man purchasing leeks at the Frederick Farmers Market

Farmers Markets

Traditional farmers markets can be found seasonally all over Frederick County. Check out the updated schedule to see where you should make your next stop.