Meat & Eggs

Apple Orchard Farm

Address: 640 Mariposa Road, Stanley

Business Contact: Arthur Duckworth

Phone Number: 704-263-2635 / 704-718-4923



Date & Time: Open year round, Mon-Sat 9am-6pm. Call ahead for product availability and information.

Directions: 1.5 miles off Hwy 27 onto Mariposa Rd. in Stanley. 4 miles off Plank Rd. from Hwy. 16 onto Mariposa Rd. Look for the windmill!

Services & Information: Farm Tours, Meat Market, Orchard, Roadside Stand. Vendor at Mt. Holly Farmers Market. NC Meat Handlers License, member Goodness Grows in North Carolina and NC Agritourism Networking Association.

Items: All natural beef and pork meats, seasonal produce and apples, honey, garden vegetable plants, farm tours.


Beam Family Farms

Address: 5200 Seven Pines Road, Lawndale

Business Contact: Luke Beam

Phone Number: 704-558-1419 / 704-472-9344



Date & Time: Year round; call in advance

Directions: Call for directions

Services & Information: Organic or Sustainable; Vendor at Downtown Hickory Farmers Market

Items: Grass fed beef; free range veal; dog bones and treats. Find us on Facebook. Also available at the Healthy Home Market in Hickory and Charlotte and at the Gastonia Farmers Market. Specialize in 1/2 cow orders.


Big Oak Farm

Address: 2749 Sherrill Cove Way, Denver

Business Contact: Mike Smith

Phone Number: 704-785-0038



Date & Time: Open year round, Mon-Sat. Call ahead for availability.

Directions: From Hwy 16 and Hwy 73 intersection, go north on Hwy 16 to 1st stop light, turn right on Unity Church Rd. Go exactly 2 miles, turn left on Morris. Go 200 yards, turn left on Sherrill Cove. We are 5th house on right.

Services & Information: Vendors at the farmers markets in Gastonia, Conover, and Davidson.

Items: Beef and pork


Country Acres Farm

Address: 1670 Prison Camp Road Newton, NC 28658

Business Contact: Tim & Karen Harris

Phone Number: 828-464-7314, 828-381-0254, 828-381-6619



Date & Time: January through December. Call for appointment.

Directions: Take Business 321 south out of Newton. Go about 4 miles and turn left on Prison Camp Rd. Drive 1 mile to farm at 1670 Prison Camp Rd.

Items: Beef, eggs, and pecans


Farmers Market at Center United Methodist Church

Address: 4945 Sherrills Ford Road, Catawba, NC 28609

Business Contact: Kelsey Johnston

Phone Number: 828-695-5800


Date & Time: Wednesday from 2:00 - 5:30 p.m. June through September

Directions: Take exit 138 on I-40 for Catawba/Oxford School Road. Head south on NC10/Oxford School Rd. for 5 miles. Turn left on Murray's Mill Road. Church/Farmers Market will be on left in 2 miles. It's located at the intersection of Murray's Mill Road, Sherrills Ford Road and Buffalo Shoals Road.

Services & Information: Restrooms, ample parking, wheelchair accessible

Items: Apples, blackberries, blueberries, fruit cider, eggs, muscadine grapes, herbs, honey, jams and jellies, melons, peaches, pumpkins, strawberries, organic and traditional vegetables, fresh cut flowers


Foothills Farmers’ Market

Address: 111 S. Washington Street, Shelby, NC Mailing address: 130 South Post Rd., Suite 1 Shelby, NC 28151

Business Contact: Greg Traywick

Phone Number: 704-482-4365



Date & Time: (1) Uptown Shelby Main Market: May-Nov, Wed & Sat, 8 AM-12 Noon. (2) Shelby Satellite: Jun-Aug, Tues, 8 AM-12 Noon. (3) Downtown Kings Mountain: Saturday 8am to 12Noon.

Directions: (1)Uptown Shelby Main Market: Located under tents on Washington Street at historic courthouse square in Uptown Shelby, NC (2) Shelby Satellite: Located in the parking lot of the Cleveland County Health Department, 315 E. Grover Street, Shelby, NC (3) Boiling Springs Satellite: Located in the parking lot of the Ruby C. Hunt YMCA, 1322 Patrick Avenue, Boilings Springs, NC.

Services & Information: Farmers Market, Organic/Sustainable Agriculture. Wheelchair accessible, and restrooms nearby. Accepting debit and EBT cards for payment at all market locations.

Items: These certified local tailgate market locations offer a range of fresh fruits and vegetables, baked items, cut flowers, farmstead cheeses and eggs, all-natural personal and home care products, and ornamental plants, all produced within a 50-mile radius of Cleveland County.


Grateful Growers Farm

Address: 3006 Mack Ballard Road, Denver

Business Contact: Natalie Veres

Phone Number: 828-234-5182



Date & Time: By appointment

Directions: Two miles west of the intersection of NC16 and Hwy 150. Turn south onto Mack Ballard Road. Farm is 1.5 miles on left.

Services & Information: Tours, Meat Market at Farm by appointment. Vendors at the Lincoln County Farmers Market in Denver, Charlotte Regional, Matthews and Davidson.

Items: Pork.


Hildebran Farmers Market

Address: 202 South Center Street, Hildebran

Business Contact: Rebecah Isenhour

Phone Number: 828-397-5801



Date & Time: May thru Oct on Tuesdays from 8 am until 1 pm; Thurs from 2pm to 6pm

Directions: From I-40 take exit 119. Go approximately 1 mile north to Town Hall on left. Market is in Town Hall parking lot.

Services & Information: Farmers Market

Items: Apples, blackberries, blueberries, sweet corn, eggs, muscadine grapes, herbs, jams and jellies, melons, peaches, pumpkins, strawberries, organic vegetables, traditionally grown vegetables.


Home Harvest

Address: 905 N. New Hope Road, Gastonia, NC

Business Contact: Jennifer Putnam or Danielle Thuot

Phone Number: 980-989-0435

Email: homeharvest10@gmail


Date & Time: February - December

Directions: Contact for information

Services & Information: providing local food subscription service

Items: dairy, fruit, herbs/honey, meats/eggs, vegetables


Lewis Farm

Address: 330 Lewis Road, Gastonia

Business Contact: Cathy Lewis

Phone Number: 704-84201208



Date & Time: October: Check website for times. Call ahead for pickup times the rest of the year.

Directions: Check our website

Services & Information: Restrooms, picnic shelter, wheelchair friendly, weddings, receptions, trail rides and horseback lessons, fall pumpkin festival, and carriage rides

Items: local meat, eggs, vegetables


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