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Farms, Farm Stores, and Stands

Charles County farms harvest healthy revenue, thanks to a variety of agricultural initiatives. The “buy local” movement has reinvigorated our agricultural market, with a growing number of residents frequenting farmers’ markets and farm stores in search of homegrown delights.

Find where to buy fresh produce and other local products using this list of Charles County Farms.

 

For more information related to Agri-tourism, visit the Tourism website.

 

Biggs Family Produce

La Plata

Products: Seasonal produce, fresh cut flowers, eggs
Pick up: Weekly pickup sites (preorder)
Email: N/A
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Bowling Greenhouse at Jameson Farm

Bryantown

Products: Seasonal plants and produce
Pick up: Honor system stand. Pickup and popup sites.
Email: N/A
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Bowling Green Farm

Bryantown

Products: Pork cuts including sausage, pork chops, ribs, and more; chicken; eggs.
Pick up: Daily pickup options. Online ordering.
Email: info@bowlinggreenfarm.com
Website: Click Here

 

Dicot Farm

Waldorf

Products: Seasonal organic vegetables
Pick up: CSA shares, Farmers Markets
Email: dicotfarm@gmail.com
Website: Click Here

EatWell Natural Farm

La Plata

Products: Seasonal vegetables
Pick up: CSA shares
Email: farm@eatwelldc.com
Website: Click Here

Florencia Farm

Indian Head

Products: Seasonal vegetables and plants; fresh cut flowers
Pick up: On-farm pickup, delivery, CSA shares
Email: nataly@florenciafarm.com
Website: Click Here

 

Foodlovefarm

Port Tobacco

Products: Seasonal produce
Pick up: On-farm pick-up
Email: keith@foodlovefarm.com
Website: Click Here

Fox Run Farm

Faulkner

Products: Seasonal produce
Pick up: La Plata Farmers Market. Pickup and popup sites.
Email: N/A
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Gracehaven Farm

Newburg

Products: Pork, lamb
Pick up: On-farm pick-up/ Local delivery (preorder)
Email: gracehavenfarming@gmail.com
Website: Click Here

 

Hancock Family Farms

La Plata

Products: Farm-raised meats, eggs, seasonal produce
Pick up: Farm store
Email: hffmeats@yahoo.com
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Hancock Farms Pantry

La Plata

Products: Turkeys product, jams and jellies, canned fruit and veggies, eggs, honey.
Pick up: On-farm pickup (by appointment)
Email: ddhancockfarm@yahoo.com
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Hillcrest Farm

Charlotte Hall

Products: Farm-raised beef, pork, lamb, and chicken.
Pick up: Curbside pickup (by appointment). Local delivery.
Email: sales@hillcrest-farm.net
Website: Click Here

 

Karl’s Farm

Pisgah

Products: Seasonal produce
Pick up: CSA; On-farm pickup, home delivery available to multiple locations.
Email: paula@karls-farm.com
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K&T Kettle Corn and Produce

Waldorf

Products: Seasonal produce, eggs
Pick up: Farmers Markets
Email: N/A
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Newport Valley Farm

Charlotte Hall

Products: Pasture-raised beef
Pick up: On-farm pickup (by appointment)
Email: newportvalleyfarm@gmail.com
Website: Click Here

 

Next Step Produce

Newburg

Products: Organic Seasonal Produce, beans, rice, and grains
Pick up: On-farm pickup (preorder)
Email: farmers@nextstepproduce.com
Website: Click Here

Red Tree Farmstead

Nanjemoy

Products: Seasonal produce, fresh-cut flowers, eggs
Pick up: Farmers Market, Local weekly pickup and delivery
Email: redtreefarmstead@gmail.com
Website: Click Here

Rootbound Farms

La Plata

Products: Seasonal produce
Pick up: Weekly on-farm pickup
Email: N/A
Website: Click Here

 

Serenity Farm

Benedict

Products: Farm-raised beef, lamb, and pork; Seasonal produce
Pick up: On-farm store
Email: N/A
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Shlagel Farms

Waldorf

Products: Seasonal fruits and veggies, farm-raised meats, beef, pork, and chicken. Honey and eggs.
Pick up: On-farm store. Weekly curbside pickup (preorder). Farmers Markets. Seasonal pick-your-own berries.
Email: Shlagelfarms@msn.com
Website: Click Here

Zekiah Farms3, LLC,

Bryantown

Products: Dry-aged Black Angus beef, nitrate-free pork products, pasture-raised chickens, raw unfiltered honey, eggs, and canned goods.
Pick up: On-farm Store. CSA shares. Farmers Markets. Curbside pick-up and delivery.
Email: info@zekiahfarms.com
Website: Click Here

 

 

Farmers Markets

La Plata Farmers Market

April through November

Hours: Wed 8am-pm, Sat 8am-2pm
Address: Talbot Street, La Plata, MD 20646
Phone: 301-966-7473
Email: lpfmmanager@gmail.com Facebook: Click Here

Waldorf Farmers' Market

May through October

Hours: Sat 9am-1pm
Phone: 301-392-7211
Email: waldorffarmersmarket@gmail.com Facebook: Click Here

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