Category Archives: fresh vegetables

What Can You Get For $5 or Less???

A pumpkin at the Lock Farm.

In the field…
or  at the shop.                                                                                                                                                                              Get ready for the holidays with pumpkins, squashes, green beans, potatoes, onions, sweet potatoes and more.

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August is PA Produce Month

At their best!
So why not visit the Lock Farm to purchase some fresh, tasty and locally grown produce?
The Lock Farm is celebrating PA Produce month with a drawing for a $10 gift certificate. Each visit to the farm is an opportunity to enter the drawing.
Don’t  miss out on some great produce.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Summertime’s Tasty Partners

Eggplant

 

 

and

 Corn

 

 

 

Both are available at the Lock Farm and through our Thursday Market.

Recipe for grilled eggplant and corn salad.

Cucumbers – The LOCK FARM’s Got Them

How many cucumbers can you find?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cucumbers, zucchini, lettuce and garden plants are available at the Lock Farm, either at the farm in Shippensburg or in Frederick Maryland through the Thursday Market or Fields To Meals.
However you get them don’t miss out on the opportunity to enjoy locally grown, seasonal produce.
For more information contact Farmer John at farmerjohn@lockfarm.net 
or on the phone at 301-639-6988.

If You Like Fresh Vegetables

The Lock Farm offers two ways to help you eat more vegetables:

THURSDAY MARKET

tomato
Small Green Tomato
cucumber on vine
Cucumber
beets
Beets

FIELDS TO MEALS

zucchini
Zucchini
lettuce
Red Leaf Lettuce

The Lock Farm Gets Ready

The Lock Farm under the direction of Farmer John is getting ready for a fantastic growing season.
Watermelons   

 

Peppers
Cabbages

 

 

 

                                                                               All of these and much more will be available at the Lock Farm this spring and summer.
Don’t miss out on opportunities to have locally grown produce come to you through the Lock Farm’s Thursday Market (if you live in Frederick MD), the Lock Farm’s Fields To Meals (if you are a resident of Frederick MD or Shippensburg PA) or come by the Lock Farm in Shippensburg.
For more information contact Farmer John at farmerjohn@lockfarm.net./phone 301-639-6988

Food with Integrity

The Lock Farm provides food with  integrity.                                  These are foods that have lots of vitamins,flavors and colors.                                                                                                          They are good for your health.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         These foods have no travel damage, and no antibiotics.                                    These fruits and vegetables have had little if any storage time.
It may seem that these foods cost more than what can be found in the grocery store but in the long run the benefits to your good health are worth it.

 

Contact the Lock Farm to see how you can provide your family and yourself with fresh, wholesome food.

 

Looking for Local Produce?

One source for buying locally produced food is to join the Lock Farm’s Fields to Meals. With the Fields to Meals you not only get the assurance of knowing that you are providing your family and yourself with fresh, wholesome food but you get the satisfaction of knowing that you are helping to keep an area produce farm in production.
A Wide Variety of Vegetables and Fruits
Delicious and Refreshing                                   
Delicious and Tasty

Farmer John Is At It Again

Last week Farmer John attended the Mid-Atlantic Fruit and Vegetable Growers Convention which was held in Hershey PA.

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Topics of Interest
Topics of Interest
What's New?
What’s New?
Sharing ideas.
Sharing ideas.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Yes, Farmer John is getting ready for the next growing season with expert information and innovative farming ideas.
To find out how Farmer John can help YOU improve you diet and life-style check out the following…
Our Fields To Your Meals 
The Lock Farm’s Thursday Market

 

 

Eat Fresh, Buy Local

Welcome!

The LOCK FARM is a small produce farm located in Shippensburg PA.
Our goal is to provide you with quality products
that are fresh, tasty and healthy.

watermelons ues

For more information contact

Farmer John

email – farmerjohn@lockfarm.net

phone – 301-639-6988