What’s in Season this Summer

The orchards hills are starting to come into full bloom with all the delicious fruits and vegetables. Also, farmer’s markets are starting back up and there is nothing better than fresh, wholesome products straight from the fields to fill your fridge. But are you ever wondering when is the best time you should be buying your favorite fruit or vegetable? Below is a list of delicious products that are at their best during the summer months of June, July and August.

Supporting local is very important for sustainability and allowing businesses to continue to thrive during these pressing times. Farmers of Frederick County are here to serve you every month with delicious, nutritious and safe products. In return, show your support to them and become connected with agriculture right here in Frederick County.

Be sure to check out the list of farmers markets on the Homegrown Frederick website. You can also search for the product you’re looking for and be provided a list of farmers in the area that provide that product for their customers. For more information on Homegrown Frederick, contact Kayla Umbel, Senior Business Development Manager of Agriculture for the Frederick County Office of Economic Development at kumbel@frederickcountymd.gov.