Local Farms, Local Families, Local Food & more

Farmers of Burlington County, NJ 


History

Burlington County is full of tradition and history. It is no surprise that farming has deep roots in the county's history. In fact, the development of the commercial blueberry crop began in Burlington County with the work of Elizabeth C. White at Whitesbog.. Check out some old photos of farming in Burlington County

  • Jersey Fresh Sweet Corn
  • Jersey Tomatoes
  • Blueberries & Cranberries
  • Peaches
  • Local Honey & Eggs
  • Hay & Straw
  • Jersey Grown Landscape Plants
  • and more

Local Food & more:

Recipes

We wanted to share with you some of our favorite recipes using farm fresh local foods. Check back with us often as we will continue to provide some new and exciting ways to prepare local foods. We will even share some traditional farm family favorites.

​Fall is a great time to visit your local farm market to enjoy all the wonderful vegetables that are grown here in NJ.  There are also lots of fun family events going on this time of year, be sure to check them out!   We want to remind you that it is also harvest time and that means there will be more farm equipment on the roads.  Please be patient and safe.  

Hope to see you soon!  


Burlington County Board of Ag invites you to come and enjoy a delicious meal and friendship.  Saturday, November 11, 2017 at Marco's Indian Spring Country Club in Marlton, NJ.  Starts at 6pm and tickets are $40 pp.  Payment is due by November 1st and meal choices are Chicken Marsala with wild mushrooms or Filet Mignon with au poivre sauce.  For tickets, contact Donna Bouchelle @ 609-577-7685 or bouch15@verizon.net.






 


There are many great reasons to choose local foods with a wide array of products grown locally. Check out more information about local Burlington County farms.... 

Nothing tastes better or fresher than locally grown fruits and vegetables. Maybe your wondering when our local crops will be in season. You have come to the right spot to find out what's available right now.....

Join us and help us support the local farming community. That community includes family farms, small scale hobbyists, and anyone interested in locally grown foods.....


FarmersofBurlingtonCountyNJ.com. is the website of the Burlington County Board of Agriculture. The Board of Agriculture is made up of local farmers and others who support agriculture...