Holiday Food & Farm Finder!

‘Tis the season to shop Washington farms and farmers markets!

This is a special time of year for local food. You might be wondering what could possibly be in season, but luckily there are lots of locally sourced ingredients to choose from for festive meals, weekly groceries, unique gifts and holiday decor.

The new WA Food & Farm Finder  makes it easier than ever to buy direct from Washington farms, farmers markets and local grocers. Continue on to find a handy shopping list of farm fresh, holiday must-haves and additional resources for a happy, locally sourced season.

Don’t forget to take the pledge to shop Washington farms and enter to win gifts for the whole family!

Shop WA farms and farmers markets for the holidays, win prizes!

Tell us what Washington farms and farmers markets you’re shopping this holiday season and win gift certificates from PCC Natural Markets, Neighborhood Farmers Markets Seattle, LINC Foods, Local Yokels, MilkRun, Pacific Coast Harvest and more!

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Holiday Meal Planning & Gift Giving Ideas

 

Here are a few ideas and resources to get you started. Visit the Washington Food & Farm Finder to explore more local farms, fishers, farmers markets and food producers for holiday shopping, eating and gifting!

Fresh, not frozen…

Look for these fresh at farmers markets, farmstands and local grocers. Visit the WA Food & Farm Finder to find specific farms to source from.

Did you know? Washington State is the #1 producer in the nation for apples and pears!

  • Apples & Pears
  • Beets
  • Baby Bok Choy
  • Braising Mix
  • Broccoli
  • Brussels sprouts
  • Cabbages
  • Carrots
  • Cauliflower
  • Cranberries
  • Garlic
  • Hazelnuts
  • Kohlrabi
  • Leeks
  • Legumes
  • Mizuna
  • Mushrooms
  • Onions
  • Potatoes & Parsnips
  • Sunchokes
  • Pumpkins
  • Quince
  • Rutabaga
  • Shallots
  • Spinach
  • Sweet Potatoes
  • Turnips
  • Winter squash
  • Greens: Chard, collards, kale, lettuce, mustards, salad
  • Turnips

Source: WSDA Washington Grown Produce Seasonality Chart

Stock up the pantry...

Most of these featured farm have listings on our WA Food & Farm Finder. Visit to find specific details about where you can buy their product including online shopping.

Grains

*Does not currently have a listing on the WA Food & Farm Finder

If meat is the main course…

These featured farms have listings on our WA Food & Farm Finder. Visit to find specific details about how you can buy their product, including online shopping.

Additionally, check out our Local Meat Directory for an overview of featured farms and ranchers.

If seafood is on the menu, you can also shop these local fishers, and visit their listings on the WA Food & Farm Finder.

Something to drink...

These featured farms have listings on our WA Food & Farm Finder. Visit to find specific details about how to purchase.

Mulling Spices

*Does not have a current listing on the WA Food & Farm Finder.

Give something special from Washington farms for the holidays!

We’ve made an online gift guide that will knock your holiday socks off.

Shop and gift locally for the holidays! We’ve put together our favorite picks of the season from Washington farms curated to meet the needs of today – shopping online from the comforts of home and shipped from farm to door. Click through to our online gift guide to explore!

Visit Holiday Gift Guide

Enjoy the freshest picks of the season at these farmers markets

Most of these markets have a listing on our WA Food & Farm Finder. In addition to visiting their listing, look to individual market websites and social media to plan your outing. These days farmers markets look a little different with options for online shopping, pre-orders, curbside pick-up and virtual holiday markets.

*Does not currently have a listing on the WA Food & Farm Finder

Shop Local Farm Stores

Hit the road and shop local farm stores, with the added benefit of fresh air and fresh flavors. The following have listings on our WA Food & Farm Finder, but check individual websites to verify seasonal hours and shopping protocols.

Farm Stores

Home Delivery & Food Co-ops

Local grocery delivery business and independent food co-ops are terrific options for buying direct from WA farms and producers, while doing good for our local economies. Many of the following have listings on our WA Food & Farm Finder.

Home Delivery

Food Co-ops

*Does not currently have a listing on the WA Food & Farm Finder

A holiday shopping list to make eating local easy!

Build meals around our local abundance

Though many fields lie fallow, there is still a plethora of local ingredients to use and create memorable meals with.

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Take the pledge!

Pledge to shop Washington Farms this Holiday season and win great prizes.

Thank you to our Holiday Food & Farm Finder media partners: KCPQ 13, KNKX FM and Red Tricycle Seattle.