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Looking for a local, true farmer's market in Southern Maine and Portland?  Scroll down this page and you will see the farm markets, farm stands, roadside stands, produce markets, even garden fruit and vegetable stands and seasonal community farmer's markets in Southern Maine and Portland, sorted by county. Markets offering organic or sustainably grown produce are identified by the words "organic" and/or "sustainable" in Green, next to their name. If they have a website, the name will be in blue and underlined; click on it and it will open their website.

And if you know of one I missed and want to add it or correct the information, please let me know!  

What's in season in May 2017, and other timely information:

May brings with it Spring and the ability to buy locally, especially in the deep South where fresh strawberries are available in Florida and Texas, followed by California. Cold weather crops, like spinach, some lettuces, peas, kale, Brussels sprouts, broccoli, cauliflower, leeks and early onions being harvested in all but the colder regions. Many markets still have fresh winter squash, stored from last Autumn.

Farmer's Market Listings, by county

Click on Local resources above, if you need a county map

Cumberland County

  • Alewive's Brook Farm - Minimizes chemical and pesticide use, Wide variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables, all produce is sustainably grown, Indoor market, Fresh local eggs, Turkeys, Fresh eggs
    83 Old Ocean House Rd, Cape Elizabeth, ME 04107. Phone: 207-799-7743. Email: farmer@alewivesbrookfarm.com. Open: everyday but Christmas from 9:00 am to Sundown. Directions: From the north or south, follow Route 77. Click here for a map and directions. We minimize use of pesticides and other chemicals. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. Click here for our Facebook page. We also have lobster tanks in our Farm Stand, as we are a lobstering farm family. (UPDATED: July 07, 2010)
  • Orchard Hill Farm - Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, Indoor market, Baked goods, Preserves, jams, jellies, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, school tours
    36 Orchard Rd, Cumberland, ME 04021. Phone: 207-829-3581. Email: epierce3@maine.rr.com. Open: weekends from 9 am to 5pm, September - December; Our gift shop is open seven days; Enjoy horse and buggy rides; Handicap accessible. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Open weekends from 9 to 5pm, September - December; Our gift shop is open seven days; Enjoy horse and buggy rides; Handicap accessible. Payment: Cash, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. (ADDED: July 26, 2010)
  • Orchard Ridge Farm - Uses integrated pest management practices, Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, some produce is grown using IPM (integrated pest management), Indoor market, Fresh local eggs, Baked goods, Preserves, jams, jellies, Crafts, artistic products, etc, Turkeys, Honey from hives on the farm, Fresh eggs, porta-potties, picnic area, school tours
    236 Sebago Lake Road, Gorham, ME 04038. Phone: 207-239-0442. Email: apples@orchardridge.farm. Open: Monday to Saturday, from 9 am to 7 pm; Sunday from 12 pm to 5 pm, November through June; Expanded hours July through October. Directions: We use integrated pest management practices. Payment: Cash, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, AmEx. Click here for our Facebook page. (ADDED: June 10, 2015)
  • Plowshares Community Farm - Minimizes chemical and pesticide use, Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, some produce is grown using IPM (integrated pest management), Indoor market, Covered outdoor market, Fresh local eggs, Baked goods, Preserves, jams, jellies, Crafts, artistic products, etc, Honey from hives on the farm, Fresh eggs, gift shop, concessions / refreshment stand, porta-potties, picnic area, picnic area (bring your own food), farm animals, school tours
    236 Sebago Lake Road, Gorham, ME 04038. Phone: 207-239-0442. Email: sbibula@maine.rr.com. Open: See our website for current hours:Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Market updates: Click here for updates. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. For a map to our farm, click here. We minimize use of pesticides and other chemicals. Payment: Cash, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, AmEx. Click here for our Facebook page. (UPDATED: September 16, 2014) (ADDED: February 10, 2014)
  • Steep Falls Farmers' Market - Farmers market (multiple stalls or vendors), Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, some produce is certified organically grown, all produce is sustainably grown, Fresh local eggs, Baked goods, Crafts, artistic products, etc, apples, beans, beets, blackberries, blueberries, broccoli, carrots, corn (sweet), cucumbers, eggplant, flowers, herbs/spices, melons, onions, peas, peaches, peppers, pumpkins, raspberries (red), rhubarb, summer squash, winter squash, strawberries, tomatoes,
    Gazebo Village Park, Steep Falls, ME 04085. Phone: 207-675-3410. Email: local@steepfallsfarmersmarket.com. Open: Saturdays, 9 am to 2 pm, May thru October. Directions: at the corner of Rte. 11 and 113 in Steep Falls, Maine. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check. Click here for our Facebook page. wild edibles natural beef and pork wool fiber products nutritional desserts and snacks. (ADDED: June 01, 2014)
  • Sweet Relief Farm - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, all produce is certified organically grown, Fresh local eggs, Crafts, artistic products, etc, beans, beets, broccoli, carrots, cucumbers, eggplant, flowers, herbs/spices, melons, onions, peas, peppers, pumpkins, rhubarb, summer squash, winter squash, tomatoes, other vegetables,
    33 Florence Lane, Steep Falls, ME 04085. Phone: 207-675-3410. Email: julee@sweetrelieffarm.com. Open: Tuesdays for produce, 3 pm to 6 pm, June through October and Sunday through Thursday for seedlings, 9 am to 5 pm, May and June. Directions: off Rte. 113 next to Manchester Road in Steep Falls, Maine. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check. Click here for our Facebook page. dye plants shiitake mushrooms. (ADDED: June 01, 2014)
  • Wolfe's Neck Farm - Uses natural growing practices, Farm stand / farm market on a farm, Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, all produce is sustainably grown, Fresh local eggs, Turkeys, Fresh eggs, porta-potties, restrooms, picnic area, face painting, farm animals, birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties, school tours
    184 Burnett Road, Freeport, ME 04032. Phone: 207-865-4469. Alternate Phone: 207-865-9307. Email: general@wolfesneckfarm.rg. Open: to the public every day from dawn to dusk. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Pumpkin Hayrides operate Saturdays and Sundays in October from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm; Fall Festival on Saturday, October 12th. We use natural practices, but are not seeking organic certification. Payment: Cash, Check, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. Click here for our Facebook page. 626 acre oceanfront nonprofit farm and campground on 4 miles of Casco Bay shoreline just 5 miles from downtown Freeport and 30 minutes from Portland. Open free to the public every day. Educational programming includes a Summer Day Camp, Teen Ag Program, Field Trips and Farm School. Summertime activities include: oceanfront camping, kayak and bicycle rentals, hiking and weekend tours. Fall activities include: pumpkin hayrides and an annual Fall Festival. (ADDED: October 07, 2013)

York County

  • Christmas Farm - Covered outdoor market, Fresh local eggs, Preserves, jams, jellies, apples, beans, beets, blackberries, carrots, cucumbers, eggplant, herbs/spices, rhubarb, summer squash, winter squash, strawberries, Fresh eggs, gift shop, picnic area, farm animals, birthday parties, school tours
    314 Line Road, Buxton, ME 04093. Phone: 207-400-9206. Email: christmasfarmalpacas@hotmail.com. Open: Our farm stand opens in June and will close late October;We re - open in November selling christmas wreaths etc. Directions: take route 25 through Gorham towards Standish.At the blinking light intersection at (Ossippee Motor Sales)take a left onto Dingley Springs Road.go to the end of this road.Take a right onto Line road and go 3/10 of a mile to the top of the hill.Look for the red barn on the left. Click here for a map and directions. We are a participating farm for Open Farm Days, but we are open for farm tours year round; Our farm Store is open by appointment anytime; We offer Red Maple Alpaca wear, Alpaca yarn, farm dried herbs, vinegars and oils, primitives and antiques; We offer pick your own Blackberries in August until the season ends(usually 3 weeks);We will also be selling Christmas Wreaths, Kissing Balls, Swags from Thanksgiving weekend until December 23; special orders taken upon request; Our children's Easter Egg Hunt will be on Easter Sunday 8:00 am; children are encouraged to dress up! You will need to call and reserve your child's spot as we limit to 50 children. Payment: Cash, Check. (ADDED: August 20, 2010)
  • Eden Acres Family Farm (formerly Raven Hill Orchard) - Certified Organic, apples, already picked, porta-potties, farm animals, school tours, group reservations
    255 Ossipee Hill Road, East Waterboro, ME 04030. Phone: 207-808-0760. Email: edenacresfamilyfarm@gmail.com. Open: Friday to Sunday, from 9 am to 5 pm, beginning late August through November. Directions: From Route 5 and Highway 95: go West on Route 5 for 15 miles to the stoplight at Townhouse Road Turn left, and veer slightly right and straight ahead on to Ossipee Hill Road for 1.2 miles. We are on the right side. Click here for a map and directions. We are certified organic for all crops! Payment: Cash, only. Click here for our Facebook page. Early Organic Apples (Lodi, Williams Pride, Paulared) beginning in late August. Early to mid-September brings McIntosh and Courtland. Late September Macoun. October, Red and Golden Delicious and Baldwin. 30+ Heirloom varieties with different ripening times throughout the season. We no longer have PYO, but Pre-picked ripe apple varieties are available at the farm store. (UPDATED: October 11, 2015) (UPDATED: August 01, 2015)
  • Harecrest Acres - Roadside stand, Fresh local eggs, Honey from hives on the farm, Fresh eggs
    36 Meetinghouse Road, Biddeford, ME 04005. Phone: 207-283-8518. Email: matthew1@maine.rr.com. Open: daytime. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check. (ADDED: November 23, 2015)
  • Harris Farm - Wide variety of seasonal, locally grown fruits and vegetables, Maple Syrup from trees on the farm
    280 Buzzell Rd, Dayton, ME 04005. Phone: 207 499-2472. Alternate Phone: 207 710-1540. Email: harrisfarmmaine@gmail.com. Open: Daily 9 am to 6. Directions: Buzzell Road is located off from Rt#35, just south of the intersection of Rt#5 & #35 in Dayton. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. Click here for our Facebook page. (UPDATED: September 25, 2012)
  • Ives Berry Farm - Farm stand / farm market on a farm, blueberries, farm animals
    133 Flag Pond Road, Saco, ME 04072. Phone: 603-455-5098. Open: Saturdays and Sundays 10 am to 4 Some weekdays as announced on our Facebook page. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: A half mile from Route 1 and four miles from Old Orchard Beach. For a map to our farm, click here. Blueberries usually ready the last weekend of July and two weekends into August. Payment: Cash, only. (ADDED: August 01, 2016)
  • Rocky Acres farm stand - Farmers market (multiple stalls or vendors), Wide variety of seasonal, fruits and vegetables (some locally grown), some produce is sustainably grown, Indoor market, Baked goods, Preserves, jams, jellies, Crafts, artistic products, etc, blueberries, corn (sweet), flowers, strawberries,
    81 Webber Road, York, ME 03909. Phone: 207 752 4446. Alternate Phone: 207 475 8012. Email: rockyacresstand@gmail.com. Open: sesasonally starting memorial day through labor day Friday - Sunday 8am til 6pm. Directions: from route one, go down old post road until you meet up with ridge road. take a left on ridge and we will be a half mile down on the right. we are located at the corner of ridge and webber road. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, AmEx. Click here for our Facebook page. we have a large selection of baked goods, all made from scratch, pies to order, and a selection of other prepared foods such as potato, pasta and fruit salads. We also have maine roasted organic coffee, organic tea, cold drinks, jam, and our own honey. (UPDATED: June 13, 2012)
  • Spiller Farm - Minimizes chemical and pesticide use, Roadside stand, porta-potties, picnic area, farm animals, school tours
    85 Spiller Farm Lane, Wells, ME 04090. Phone: 1-207-985-2575. Open: year round 7 am to 7 pm everyday. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. We minimize use of pesticides and other chemicals. Payment: Cash, only. We sell fruits and veggies grown only on Spiller Farm. (UPDATED: February 09, 2012)

 

 

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