Eat Local: Farm-Fresh Finds in Montgomery & Chester Co. This Summer

All the details on PYO Farms, Produce Stands, Farmers Markets and more!

By Macaroni KID May 31, 2024

With spring turning into summer in Montgomery County, It's time to embrace the freshness of the season by eating local. From pick-your-own farms where you can create unforgettable memories (and great photos!) with your little ones, to farmer's markets offering a bounty of seasonal delights ... there are plenty of ways to eat fresh locally! 

By choosing locally grown produce, you're not only treating your taste buds, but also supporting sustainable agriculture and the hardworking farmers in our area.

Discover where you can find locally grown fruits, vegetables, and more to bring home to your family:

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Pick-Your-Own (PYO) Farms

It's a hands-on adventure at these PYO farms in and around {Town}, where you can enjoy the experience of picking your own fruits and vegetables straight from the fields. Here are some top picks of what's open now:

Willow Creek Farm Preserve 3215 Stump Hall Rd, Collegeville (610) 584-1028

**By Appointment Only, Must Call Ahead**

  • Raspberries- Mid June & September
  • Blueberries- Mid June- early August
  • Blackberries- August
  • Asian Pears- September

Maple Acres Farm 2656 Narcissa Rd, Plymouth Meeting (610) 828-7395

  • Strawberries- June
  • Blueberries
  • Flowers
  • Broccoli
  • Tomatoes

Frecon Farms 501 S. Reading Ave, Boyertown (610) 367-6200

  • Sweet Cherries- June 
  • Tart Cherries- late June- early July
  • Blueberries- late June- late July
  • Peaches- late June- late July
  • Apples- September-October
  • Pears- September-October
  • Pumpkins- September-October

Renningers Farm 924 2nd Ave, Royersford (610) 948-3238

  • Flower bouquets- July-August

Sugartown Strawberries 650 Sugartown Rd, Malvern (610) 647-0711

  • Strawberries- Late May-June

Weaver's Orchard 40 Fruit Lane Morgantown (610) 856-7300

  • Apples- August- mid November
  • Apricots- early-mid July
  • Blackberries- late July- mid August
  • Blueberries- early July- early August
  • Cherries- mid June- early July
  • Kiwi Berries- mid September- late October
  • Nectarines- late July- mid August
  • Peaches- mid July- late August
  • Pears- late August
  • Plums- July
  • Pumpkins- late September- late October
  • Black Raspberries- late June
  • Red Raspberries- late June- mid July & September
  • Strawberries- late May- mid/late June

The Berry Farm & Orchard 86 Moselem Church Rd., Kutztown 610-597-8501

  • Strawberries- June
  • Brambles (Raspberries - Red, black, purple, & yellow, Logan, Boysen, elderberry, blackberry) -June through August.  
  • Blueberries -late June through early August
  • Cherries (sweet) - late June
  • Cut Flower Bouquets - June through August
  • Sunflowers - July and August

Bobwhite Acres 3879 E Mill Hill Rd Coopersburg (215) 679- 7756

  • Strawberries- Early June
  • Blueberries- late June - July
  • Peaches- late July- early August
  • Apples- July- October

Brumbaugh's Farm 2575 County Line Rd, Telford (215) 723-3508

  • Strawberries- June

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Farmers Markets (Summer 2024)

Farmers markets are a great place to spend the morning & early afternoon browsing fresh produce, locally-produced artisanal goods, and much more. Here's where to find farmer's markets along the 422 corridor:

Ambler Farmer's Market

29 West Butler Pike Ambler PA 19002

Details: Saturdays 9am-12pm

Boyertown Farmer's Market

Boyertown Museum of Historic Vehicles (Parking Lot)- 129 S. Reading Avenue  Boyertown PA

Details: 1st and 3rd Thursdays of the month (June-Sept) 4pm-8pm

Conshohocken Farmer's Market

46 Fayette Street Conshohocken, PA 19428

Details: Saturdays 9am-12pm

Phoenixville Farmer's Market

200 Mill St, Phoenixville, PA 19460

Details: Saturday mornings, opens at 9am

Pottstown FARM


Details: Every other Saturday (June 8 & 22, July 6th....) opens at 9am

Royersford Farmer's Market

251 2nd Ave, Royersford, PA 19468

Details: Saturday mornings, opens at 9am

Upper Merion Farmer's Market

670 N Henderson Rd, King of Prussia, PA 19406

Details: Saturday mornings,10am-2pm

Know of any other farmers markets  that we should highlight? Let us know at

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Produce Stands and Markets

Local farms, stands, and small stores often have great produce, plants, and even flowers!  Stop by and see what they have to offer this week!  

Barry Davis Produce Stand

 821 Collegeville Rd, Collegeville, PA 19426 

DeKalb Produce

1530 Dekalb Pike, Blue Bell, PA 19422

Dutch Country Farm Market

3190 Schuylkill Rd, Spring City, PA 19475

Fran & Ann's Produce Stand

115 Wartman Rd, Collegeville, PA, United States, Pennsylvania

Freed's Produce

175 Morwood Rd, Harleysville, PA 19438

Limerick Homegrown Produce & Trading Post LLC

35 Kurtz Rd, Schwenksville, PA 19473

Maple Acres Farm Market

2656 Narcissa Rd, Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462

O & F Farms

2815 W Skippack Pike, Lansdale, PA 19446

Produce Junction

126 Bridge St, Mont Clare, PA 19453

Renninger's Farmers Market

924 2nd Ave, Royersford, PA 19468