Where to safely purchase local food amid coronavirus outbreak
Many farmers’ markets are being cancelled and ALL grocery stores are being inundated with demand. Want a safe and peaceful place to buy healthy food?
We are using this page as a resource to help direct you to the closest and safest place to purchase food directly from the farmer. We will post updates below from our farmers and food producers as soon as we get them. Last updated 3/31/20 2:30PM EST
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Community Farmers Allegiance is a virtual marketplace of locally produced foods with pickup and delivery options from Strafford to Exeter.
Heron Pond Farm stand open 11-6 Thursday – Sunday. Heron Pond Farm can accept SNAP/EBT and is providing a 50% discount on fruits and vegetables for those shopping with SNAP.
Riverside Farm Stand and Greenhouse in North Berwick, Maine, will be open 9am-5pm Saturdays and Sundays until their regularly scheduled seasonal opening on 4/13. 323 Elm Street. They will have: spring-dug parsnips, salad greens, carrots, kale raab, potatoes, PLUS their tasty chicken pot pies, shepherd’s pies, pork pies, and more! Accepts SNAP
Brookford Farm Store – open daily, 7am-7pm at 250 West Road in Canterbury, NH and is now offering home delivery to the Seacoast! Delivery day will be Thursday or Friday. /www.brookfordfarm.com/online-ordering Their summer CSA is also open for registration. www.brookfordfarm.com/register
Brasen Hill Farm – has online ordering only with both delivery and on-farm pickup options. Our farm store is located at 71 Warren Rd, Barrington, NH. We are about 2 miles west of the Lee Traffic circle, just off of Rt 4. The farm store is the red door on the right side of the farm house. Your share can be found inside in a labeled bag or box. For on-farm pickup, ordering starts Saturday and ends the night before your pickup day. On-farm pickup available Wednesday-Saturday 11:30am-6pm. Home delivery ordering Saturday-Tuesday at midnight, delivery on Thursdays 12-5pm. Delivery right to your door throughout the Seacoast, with a $20 minimum order. Orders over $40 waive the $5 delivery fee.
Brandmoore Farm farm store open daily dawn-dusk. 70 Sligo Road Rollinsford NH.
Hollister Family Farm will be selling their produce to farm stands at Vernon Family Farm and Coppal House Farm. They also have honey, maple syrup, and some greens available for pickup at their farm in Lee. If interested, please call/text Stephanie at (603) 969-7015.
Tuckaway Farm Our farm store is closed for shopping during this period of social distancing, but we will now be a weekly (no-contact) pick up location for Three River Farmers Alliance Veggie Go delivery. Please go to www.threeriverfa.com to register and see whether home delivery or farm pick up makes sense for you.
Hackmatack Farm store is open by appointment and limited hours on Saturdays. Check facebook page for hours. 538 School Street Berwick, Maine.
Coppal House Farm in Lee has a farm stand open daily from 10am-5pm. They have meat, eggs, oil, and greens from Hollister Family Farm. They have a lamb and pork CSA available beginning June 1st so they are accepting signups for that currently. There are also gift certificates available for purchase.
NH Mushroom Company has store hours Mon, Tues, Thurs, and Friday 9am-3pm and extended hours Wednesday and Saturday until 7pm. You can also pick up their mushrooms from Brasen Hill Farm in Barrington.
Hickory Nut Farm has a stall store at 22 York Lane in Lee, where you can purchase cheese, yogurt, fudge, cleaner, and soap. You can even pet a goat while you are there!
The farm store of Vernon Family Farm at 301 Piscassic Road in Newfields is open daily 9am-6pm. They are well stocked on pasture-raised non-GMO chicken and pork, organic pasture-raised eggs, pasture-raised/grass-fed non-GMO beef, bison, lamb, elk, and deer, produce, honey, milk, cheese, yogurt, dry goods, and more.
Hurd Farm store in Hampton is open by appointment, call beforehand (603) 944-6869.
Victory Aquaponics farm store is stocked with lettuce, kale, Swiss chard, eggs, and tilapia. They are at 17 Brewster Rd in Londonderry – to get here it is best to route to Victory Aquaponics with a GPS.
Sugarmomma’s Maple Farm will be open for Maple Weekend. 213 Ridge Road in Northwood, NH. No one will be allowed inside the sugar house, but you can peek in the doors. All your favorite maple products will be available for purchase, including maple ice cream – to go!
Pinewoods Yankee Farm in Lee has grass fed beef for order and pickup at the farm, delivery is available for 25 pound packs. Text (603)234-7908 to order.
Maine Meat in Kittery will be offering advance ordering and pickup only starting Wednesday 3/24. Current hours Wed-Sat 12-6, Sun 12-4. Email [email protected] or call (207) 703-0219 to place an order.
Emery Farm store in Durham on Route 4 is open Tues-Sun 9-5 with a fully stocked market with food and drink, beer and wine, baked goods, ready made foods, and more. Online or call ahead ordering is encouraged. Click here for the online ordering link. Cafe food and beverage service is not available at this time.
Dog Rose Farm Store in Lee is open 9-dusk everyday. We have local meat, veggies, maple, soap, dairy and more.
Riverslea Farm is open for business offering our USDA lamb and goat as well as our wool products. It’s pre-orders, payment by card over phone and pick up by appointment. text or call Jeff and Liz at 603 679 2629 or on Facebook – riversleafarmnh.
Folsom’s Sugar House is offering Maple To Go for our customers. Phone orders can be prepaid with a credit card and customers can pick up their items on the day of their choice 7 days a week from 9am to 6pm. Orders are bagged up and set on a table inside the entrance so there is no face to face interaction. Shipping is also available. All items and prices are listed in the Products page of our website or call 603-887-3672 for orders.
NH Community Seafood — Fishermen are selling directly off their boats, check their facebook page for daily updates. Due to the COVID 19 outbreak, our Spring Session start date has been moved to May 18. You can sign up for your shares now at: this link
Yankee Fisherman’s Co-Op — Retail location selling all locally caught seafood Monday – Thursday 12-6pm, Friday-Saturday 10am-6pm, Sunday 10am-5pm. 725 Ocean Boulevard in Seabrook NH.
New England Fishmongers does bulk home delivery for fish fillets that are portioned into ~1lb vacuum sealed packs. Follow our page or visit www.newenglandfishmongers.com to find out what were catching and sign up for a delivery! It’s super easy; customers leave a cooler with ice out on
NH Homegrown Eats – delivery for local prepared foods
White Heron is temporarily closing its cafe. Customers can order coffee by the pound and packaged tea from our Square Market page. At www.whiteherontea.com we added a Local Pickup option for customers that just want to pick up their favorite Organic White Heron Tea or Coffee, but don’t need food or drinks. Also, for the time being, we are offering $5 Flat Rate Shipping to the Continental US for anything purchased through our website. You may also oorder White Heron Coffee, Tea & Chai quarts for home delivery through Three River Farmers Alliance new “Veggie-Go” service @ www.threeriverfa.com.
Karimah’s Kitchen is taking orders through email ([email protected]) or by phone (603-397-7994) for pickup at their kitchen at 244 Amesbury Rd, Kensington NH. Check out available products at www.karimahskitchen.com/products.
Vida Cantina Available for take-out or delivery starting at 11AM. Gift cards are available for purchase online – 40% of the proceeds of gift card sales will be donated to Vida Cantina staff! www.vidacantinanh.com/gift-certificates