Harvest Market is committed to supporting local farmers and producers. Fresh, nutrient-dense foods produced on small, family-owned and operated farms provide you with the most health-promoting foods you can find. Buying from local growers and producers keeps your food dollars circulating in our region–providing employment to our neighbors. It also improves our environment by reducing the amount of fossil fuels needed for transportation and spares farmland from development.

Being so close to the fertile soils of Chester and Lancaster Counties in Pennsylvania means that our local farmers can provide us with a variety of nutritious, sustainable and delicious foods. We are pleased to offer organic milk and cheeses from grass-fed cows, eggs from chickens that get to see the light of day, beef raised on pasture, honey from healthy hives of bees and a seasonally-changing kaleidoscope of produce–all grown, gathered or raised within 100 miles of Harvest Market. view more

  • Coverdale Farm Preserve and Market

    Harvest Market is a proud supporter of Coverdale Farm Preserve and its parent organization, the Delaware Nature Society. On a warm and overcast day in August, a handful of Harvest Market staff members were welcomed for a tour of Coverdale Farm Preserve and Farm Market, a 10 minute drive through the Red Clay Creek watershed…

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  • Stolzfus Egg Farm: Rising Sun, Maryland

    Stolzfus Farm is located in Rising Sun, Maryland. We offer their farm fresh eggs year-round at Harvest Market. Photos courtesy of Beth Tyrrell-Prevost      

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  • Birchrun Hills Cheeses

    Birchrun Hills Farm is a small family dairy farm with an on-site creamery in northern Chester County, Pennsylvania. Owned and operated by Ken and Sue Miller and their two sons, Randy and Jesse, with the support of cheesemaker Drew Bristol, the Millers control every step of how their products are made. From sustainably growing crops…

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  • Let Organic Mechanics Work on Your Soil

    Founded in 2006 by Mark Highland, The Organic Mechanics Soil Company is a local manufacturer and distributor of premier organic potting soils and soil amendments for professional and consumer gardeners. As self-proclaimed soil lovers and dirt worshipers ourselves, we are delighted to carry their range of soils and soil amendments at Harvest Market! Local Roots,…

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  • Coverdale Farm Partnership Continues to Grow

    In recognition of Earth Month and the arrival of Spring, we wanted to give you an update on our growing (pun-intended) partnership with Coverdale Farm Preserve. Located in Greenville, Delaware, the 377-acre Coverdale Farm Preserve is a both an active farm and a nature preserve; it is owned and operated by the Delaware Nature Society….

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  • It’s Turkey Time

    To place your order by November 18, call us at 302-234-6779 or stop by our Customer Service desk in the store, located at 7417 Lancaster Pike in Hockessin, Delaware. What’s on the menu for 2020? T.A. Farms offers: Local, Natural Whole Turkeys at $3.99/lb. in three pound weight ranges from 12-30 lbs. Bone-IN breast for…

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  • South Mountain Creamery: Middletown, Maryland

    South Mountain Creamery is an on-site dairy farm and processing plant located in the rolling countryside of Middletown, Maryland. All of their milk is made right on the farm, from start to finish, and comes in refundable glass containers. The incredible flavor and the nutritional value of the milk can be attributed to the freshness…

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  • Bee Our Guest Beeswax Wraps

    Looking for a natural solution to keep food fresh and reduce single use plastic? Look no further than our locally-made beeswax wraps from Bee Our Guest! Each and every Bee Our Guest beeswax wrap is made by hand with love in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, by Adriana and Peter Fitzgerald. This mission-based company serves this goal:…

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  • Homemade Winter Salad Recipes

    The bitterness of leafy winter greens like endive and radicchio marries perfectly with the complexity and richness of cheese.ย  Add a little acid provided by citrus and/or a splash of vinegar, and you have a vibrant and satisfying complement to any meal. Some of our favorite combinations include shaved Idiazabal (smoked aged raw milk Spanish…

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  • Q & A with The Cornucopia Institute

    Harvest Market’s commitment to a more just and sustainable food system naturally lends itself to our support of The Cornucopia Institute. The Cornucopia Institute engages in educational activities supporting the ecological principles and economic wisdom underlying sustainable and organic agriculture. Through research and investigations on agricultural issues, Cornucopia provides needed information to consumers, family farmers,…

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