WE LOVE LOCAL!
With so many fantastic places to buy local produce right now, it’s the perfect time to #SupportLocal! Read below for the best places to find fruits, veggies, cheese, flowers, organic juices, and more!
22323 E. Monte Vista Ave, Denair
One hundred years and five generations later, Ward and Rosie Burroughs and their grown-up children continue their family’s farming tradition in the Northern San Joaquin Valley near Yosemite National Park. What started out as a small dairy in 1906 is now a full circle collaboration of farms that are family-owned and operated by the kids. Burroughs Family Farms is a collaborative effort to offer hand-raised and sustainably grown products directly to you while protecting soil and water for generations to come. Find their products at Village Fresh Market!
6724 E Whitmore Ave, Suite J, Hughson
Mon: 8am-2pm, Tues-Thurs: 7am-4pm, Fri: 7am-6pm, Sat: 8m-6pm
Don’t Panic It’s Organic is a local organic café that serves cold-press juice, kombucha on tap, salads, sandwiches, lattes, and a variety of craft beers. Don’t Panic It’s Organic believes in clean sustainable food: no harsh chemicals, no antibiotics and no preservatives! They also offer many different options for gluten free diets and other allergies. They will heal you from the inside out, just by eating what you love!
Frantz Garden Center
12879 Riverview Rd, Hickman
Mon-Fri: 7am-5pm, Sat: 8am-4pm
In 2008, Frantz Nursery developed a five-acre piece of land at the corner of Riverview and Hickman Road in Hickman, and built a little store. They take plants daily from their wholesale fields and place them in the Garden Center for purchase. With almost five acres of inventory, they have lots of options for you to look at! Virtually everything they sell is grown on site, offering you the freshest plant material around.
1801 Colorado Ave, #110, Turlock
The Flowery, a floral boutique, serves Northern and Central California with high quality flowers and designs for weddings. Whether it is a whimsical floral gift, wedding decor, or event design, The Flowery creates a personalized experience for any occasion! They offer free consultations and would love to meet with you! Appointments are available any day of the week at your convenience. Call them at (209) 216-3383 or swing by The Tower and find their storefront inside!
742 E. Olive Ave.
Mon-Sat: 8am-5:30pm, Sun: 9am-4pm
The Greenery is a locally owned and operated full service nursery featuring an experienced and dedicated staff that can help customers select plants and answer all of your gardening questions! They offer a full-service gift shop that features seasonal decor, gifts, and even a Gourmet Pantry. YUM! Fun Fact: The Greenery offers several off-site services that include landscape design, installation, irrigation and more. Look for their gardening classes offered throughout the year at www.greenerynsy.com.
Hilmar Cheese Factory
9001 Lander Ave, Hilmar
Mon-Sat: 7am-7pm, Sun: 7am-5pm
Twelve Central California dairy farmers founded the Hilmar Cheese Company in 1984. In 1998, the California Visitor Center opened to welcome thousands of visitors interested in the company. It is the best place to try free cheese samples and fresh “squeakers.”
Their cafe features signature sandwiches, grilled cheese sandwiches, salads, their famous cheese chowder soup, cream cheese brownies, and cheese pie! Visit the Hilmar Cheese Company Visitor Center for a tour by calling (209) 656-1196 or drop by for some lunch and ice cream!
11573 Golf Rd., Turlock
Tues-Fri: 10am-4pm, Sat: 9am-1pm
Pageo Lavender Farm is a small family owned and operated lavender farm that grows, harvests and incorporates lavender in a variety of products that are made onsite. The products are sold online, in their gift shop, and at DIGS in downtown Turlock! They also host a number of events each year such as weddings, receptions, and fundraisers.
900 N. Broadway Avenue, Turlock
Every Saturday from 8am-1pm / May 4 – September 28, 2019
The Turlock Certified Farmers Market is open on Saturdays from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. on E. Main St. The market features fresh produce, baked goods, and local artisans. Their goal is to create a marketplace that educates, informs, engages, and brings the community together through partnerships with local schools, community groups, and organizations.
Last day of the market is Sep. 29th, so make sure you go before it’s gone!
2090 E. Canal Drive Turlock
Mon-Sat: 7am-10pm, Sun: 8am-9pm
Village Fresh Market specializes in locally sourced groceries your family will love. From eggs, jams, spices, specialty wines, to premium meats, they have it all! They also serve BBQ food made in-house every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Saturday. Visit their supermarket and look out for their special tastings and events!
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