With farmers markets across the country postponed, we set out to find North Georgia growers and vendors operating online or at independent farm stands that allow for social distancing. We hope the following list is mutually beneficial, allowing you access to local goods and produce while also supporting local businesses!
MEAT AND/OR VEGETABLES
A B Farm and Gardens
Gourmet garlic and premium angora wool; garlic scapes available late May; roadside farm stand opens in July
7528 Union Hill Road, Canton
Locally raised meats, seasonal produce, eggs, raw milk, and gourmet goods. Available for online order with home delivery or pop-up pick ups around metro Atlanta.
1276 Cartersville Hwy, Rockmart
Circle A Farm
Hydroponic lettuce and various greens; online ordering opens on Fridays at 8 a.m.; drive-through pick-up on Saturday mornings
2895 Dishroom Road, Cumming
Offers access to a wide variety of produce from the State Farmers Market right here in North Georgia.
800 Hwy 400 S., Ste. A-110, Dawsonville
Collaborating with the Athens Farmers Market to make vendor goods available through one-time online orders; $10 shipping available within a 6 mile radius of Collective Harvest headquarters, as well as local pickup free of charge. CSA subscriptions also available
940 West Broad Street, Athens
Dunwoody Farmers Market
Pre-order and pick-up only; visit the Facebook page for a weekly list of links for participating vendors; pick up on Saturdays between 10 a.m. and noon
Dunwoody United Methodist Church
1548 Mt. Vernon Road, Atlanta
Locally canned goods, fresh eggs and seasonal fresh produce; availability updates and pricing regularly posted to Facebook.
Market open Thursday – Saturday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; call for appointment and local delivery Monday – Wednesday
9012 Union Hill Road, Canton
Hidden Creek Farm & Goat Dairy
Artisanal goat cheeses; available for pre-order online with Saturday pick up at sites in Marietta, Alpharetta, Roswell and Blue Ridge.
279 Robin Ridge, Blairsville
Iron Mountain Organics
Produce available beginning in May; a weekly newsletter makes it easy to see what’s available and place orders in advance for pick up on Saturdays at the onsite Market Garden, or delivery within 10 miles of the farm ($20 minimum order for delivery).
148 Iron Mountain Road, Canton
Marietta Square Farmers Market
Many vendors accepting pre-orders online for on-demand pick-up on Saturdays at the market site. Visit the market Facebook page for details and a list of participating vendors.
65 Church St. NW, Marietta
Moss Hill Farm
Seasonal produce available through CSA subscriptions; visit the web site to sign up
13230 Freemanville Road, Milton
Local meat beef and pork available for one-time online ordering to be delivered to your home or various drop sites around Atlanta; seasonal produce available through CSA subscriptions
954 White Graves Road, Ranger
Rocking S Farm
Vegetable seedlings and seasonal produce, elderberry syrup, herbs, honey, vanilla extract and more. Produce stand operates on the honors system and is open 24/7; Venmo and Paypal also accepted.
465 Claude Scott Road, Canton
Spot Road Fruit Stand
Selection of produce from the State Farmers Market, along with boiled peanuts. Opens each morning at 9 a.m., but closing times vary. Call to confirm hours before you go.
1885 Dr. Bramblett Road, Cumming
Sunny Side Farms
Local beef, pork, goat and lamb available by the whole or half; contact Charles by phone number above for availability and orders
Tom’s Awesome Seafood
Wild-caught and sustainable seafood; order online for delivery to select drop sites in Cherokee and the surrounding area. Online market open Monday morning through through Tuesday evening.
Strawberries throughout the spring and drive-through farm field trips for kids.
5555 Crow Road, Cumming
Backyard Living Cumming
Annuals, perennials and hanging baskets
Open Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
5858 Bentley Road, Cumming
Lady Slipper Rare Plant Nursery
Annuals, perennials, herb and vegetable plants; greenhouses open for perusal; social distancing practices in place
7418 Hickory Flat Hwy., Woodstock
Annuals, perennials, herb and vegetable plants; order online for weekly pick-up at one of two locations in Alpharetta and Roswell.
Wholesale Plant Nursery
Wholesale nursery currently open to the public for retail; wide variety of plants available. Call for hours
4703 Arbor Hill Road, Canton
Cloudland Coffee Co.
Locally roasted coffees and cold brews; Currently teaming up with fellow Alpharetta Farmers Market vendor Simple Bread Co. to offer bagel and coffee packages for Saturday delivery to residents in Alpharetta, Johns Creek, Milton, Cumming and Duluth.
Warm Waves Coffee
Locally roasted organic fair trade coffee; formerly a favorite at the Alpharetta Farmers Market, Warm Waves is currently available for home delivery.