The Rainbow Chick Connection

The baby chicks are here! As part of making their new home, Spring House Manor Farm, a sustainable farming operation following the Polyface Farm model, the Bruscos have brought in 150 chicks that will begin laying...

DC VegFest: Our Plant-Based Hometown

A day dedicated to learning about plant-based and vegetarian food around the DC area, DC VegFest 2013 was one of the most fun events we have participated in! Hosted by Compassion Over Killing and founded...

Tarragon Butter

Tarragon is a delicate, green herb with long, thin pointy leaves and a singular flavor with hints of anise. Mix up this compound butter and serve atop your favorite protein. Marries beautifully with salmon, chicken,...

Paying It Forward: Martha’s Table Market Day

We like win-win situations. Take our business setup, for example: The more fresh, local produce we can provide to you, the more local farmers here in MD, PA, and VA can invest in their sustainable...

It’s Official! Hometown Harvest is Here to Stay!

Wednesday, May 1 marked the official ribbon cutting ceremony for our "new" business name, Hometown Harvest. We had perfect weather in downtown Frederick, MD, and were joined by wonderful friends and family. We even had...

Real Food, and Nothing But Real Food…So Help Me!

The following is a guest blog from Kaitlyn, our social media manager, editor, mom of two boys, and devoted Hometown Harvest customer. Follow along as she embarks on a 10-day real-food-only pledge. Hi there! As the...

Recycling Mesh Bags: Margie’s Wreath

Some of you may have seen customer Margie's beautiful wreath posted on Facebook. She saved the little mesh produce bags every week and used them to make this festive decoration! Check out her instructions below,...

Welcome to Hometown Harvest!

South Mountain Veggies began on South Mountain, MD in 2009. Over the past 4 years, we have sprouted new delivery routes and planted roots in hometowns all over the area. Our farmers and veggie vans...

Game Day Eating!

Yeah, the Big Game is still several days away .... doesn't mean I'm not already thinking about it. Not about the game, or about the million-dollar commercials, no—the best part of a Super Bowl party...

Super Bowl Sunday Snack-o-polooza!

There is one week left before Super Bowl Sunday! We've compiled a few easy, classic football snack dishes made with easy-to-order Hometown Harvest ingredients so you can enjoy the game guilt-free! Below are recipes for Football...