15 of the Best Farm Shops Across Yorkshire
Fill your pantry with fresh produce from our pick of Yorkshire's best farm shops
Open seven days a week, Fodder is the place to stock up on delicious local food and drink. Supporting more than 430 local farmers and producers from across Yorkshire, you’ll find delicious cakes and bakes, fresh fruit and vegetables, and a plenty of cupboard essentials and preserves. Visit the award-winning butchery, or ask for advice on the 76 different types of Yorkshire cheese stocked at the deli counter. You’ll also be able to pick up a range of fresh pies, homemade pastries and fresh salads and soups.
Great Yorkshire Showground, Harrogate HG2 8NZ
Cannon Hall Farm Shop
The Nicholson family started out with just two butchers but as demand grew over the years so did the business. Now Cannon Hall Farm Shop stocks everything from award-winning breads to pies, fresh cuts of Yorkshire meat, plenty of fruit and vegetables and local spirits and beers. They even have a chocolate shop. The award-winning bakery creates fresh artisan sourdough and pork pies, while succulent beef, pork and lamb can be found at the the butchers counter.
Cawthorne, Barnsley S75 4AT
Drewton’s Farm Shop
A traditional farm shop set on 1,200 acres of tranquil farmland, Drewton’s stock the finest locally-sourced seasonal produce. Working closely with more than 500 Yorkshire suppliers, producers, growers and farmers, you’ll find top-notch food and drink stocked here. At the butcher’s counter, 100 percent of the meat is sourced from Yorkshire with partridge, duck and pheasant direct from the Drewton Estate, and at the delicatessen counter you can sample everything from continental charcuterie, antipasti and locally-smoked fish, to homemade pies and pastries.
South Cave, near Brough HU15 2AG
Selling their own traditionally home-reared meats from their award-winning butcher’s counter, you’ll be able to shop everything from grass-fed beef, pork and lamb, to sausages, gammon and cooked hams at Mainsgill Farmshop. Homemade baked goods, fruit and vegetables, plenty of chutneys and preserves, fine wines spirits and gins fill the shelves, and don’t miss sampling the delicious produce first hand in the tearoom.
East Layton, Richmond DL11 7PN
Cedarbarn Farm Shop
Just a mile outside the historic market town of Pickering, this award-winning farm shop proudly source their produce as locally as possible, with much of it grown on their own farm. From seasonal fruit and vegetables, and fish from Whitby, to artisan deli produce from a range of Yorkshire producers, this farm shop has it all. You’ll also find home-reared beef and lamb, delicious Aberdeen Angus steak pies and quality Scotch eggs and pork pies at the in-house butcher’s. If you’re after a quick meal, pick up a selection of Cedarbarn’s own homemade ready meals, or visit the on-site café.
Thornton Road, Pickering YO18 7JX
Craggies Farm Shop
In the rolling hills of Cragg Vale near Hebden Bridge you’ll find family-owned Craggies Farm Shop and Deli, where three generations of experienced butchers are on hand to advise you on their fresh meat, all sourced locally from the surrounding area. As well as their own range of pies and pastries made in the on-site bakery, Craggies champion local famers and producers, stocking their shelves with everything from delicious jams, preserves, cakes and biscuits to local beers. Before you leave, take a seat in the café where you can enjoy delicious dishes made using the produce sold in the farm shop.
Craggs Country Business Park, New Road, Cragg Vale HX7 5TT
The Copley family have been farming for more than 140 years and inside their multi-award winning West Yorkshire farm shop you’ll find shelves and counters packed with the best local and regional produce. Get expert advice on their grass-fed meat at the butchery, before picking up tasty quiches, cakes and pies at the bakery, and cheese and cooked-meat at the deli. Don’t miss the gelato parlour for a delicious scoop or two, and there’s even local craft beer, gin and gift hampers to take home too.
Ravensknowle Farm, Pontefract Road, Pontefract WF7 5AF
Blacker Hall Farm Shop
This family-run farm shop in Wakefield is open seven days a week, offering award-winning, seasonal and local produce from their own farm and nearby farms and producers. Visit the butchery and pick up some top tips on how to best cook your meat, or head to the deli counter which is brim full of award-winning produce including homemade pork pies, honey roast ham, homemade quiches and an extensive range of cheese. There’s also a bakery, fishmonger, restaurant and drive-through café.
Branch Road, Calder Grove, Wakefield WF4 3DN
Town End Farm Shop
With a number of accolades to their name, Town End Farm shop in Skipton is the place to stock up. From cheese and charcuterie selection boxes, to Yorkshire hampers filled with farm shop favourites, as well as fresh milk, cheese and fruit and vegetables, you’ll find it all here. Dried goods and produce from some of Yorkshire’s leading artisan producers fill the shelves and at the butcher’s counter, you can buy Town End’s own grass-fed lamb, traditional breed cattle and rare breed pork. Fancy turning your hand to butchery? Learn from the experts when you book onto one of their popular butchery and charcuterie courses – or simply shop the award-winning charcuterie in store.
Airton, Skipton BD23 4BE
Farm Shop at Cranswick
A family business which focuses on quality, the Farm Shop at Cranswick provide fresh food and produce carefully sourced from the local area. Stock up on a wide range of seasonal fruit and vegetables, homemade pies, pastries and cakes, as well as freshly baked bread from the in-house bakery. At the deli you’ll find an impressive range of regional, British and continental cheese, as well as olives, stuffed peppers and plenty of cooked meats and pâtés. Don’t miss the fresh meat from local butchers, or the range of pantry staples stocked on the shelves.
2 Beverley Road, Cranswick, East Riding of Yorkshire YO25 9PQ
Minskip Farm Shop
An award-winning farm shop full of fresh produce, including seasonal vegetables from their market garden and meat from local farmers and butchers. What they don’t grow themselves they source from the best local farmers and small producers, with 95 percent of produce sourced within 30 miles of the farm. Amazing eggs are the highlight here and you can sample the golden yolks for yourself at the world’s first egg restaurant, Yolk Farm, or get yours at the shop to take home.
Yolk Farm, Minskip Road, Boroughbridge YO51 9HY
Believed to be Britain’s oldest farm shop, Hinchliffe’s draws on more than 90 years of experience of selling the best fresh food from the finest local producers. As farmers themselves, they know what makes quality produce and the team are proud to stock their own home-reared beef, award-winning pies, sausages and bacon at the butchery, as well as freshly baked bread and cakes at their onsite bakery. You’ll also find eggs from the farm, fine wines, local beers, fresh fruit and veg and a deli counter brimming with Yorkshire and continental cheese and chutneys.
Netherton Moor Road, Netherton, Huddersfield HD4 7LE
Just outside Helmsley you’ll find this family-run farm shop and bistro offering award-winning own-bred Limousin beef alongside quality local produce. After sampling the delicious food in the bistro, visit the farm shop where you’ll find fresh fruit and vegetables, a deli packed with cooked meats and cheese and an award-winning butcher’s counter where the team are available to offer expert advice.
Near Helmsley, North Yorkshire YO62 7TB
McCallums Farm Shop
Stocking more than 75 local suppliers from within a 20-mile radius of the farm, family-run McCallums Farm Shop is a hub for local, fresh produce. Sourcing high-quality meat and poultry from farms across Yorkshire and Lincolnshire, as well as plenty of cheese, pickles, chutneys and fresh fruit and vegetables, you’ll find everything you need to stock up your pantry here. Enjoy farmhouse food in the café or buy a range of home-cooked pies and ready meals made daily to enjoy at home.
Bank End Farm, Bank End Road, Finningley, Doncaster DN9 3NT
Roots Farm Shop
Roots Farm Shop is run by the Hutchinson family, who established the business through the need to improve the sustainability of the farm and a desire to sell quality local produce to the community. Find everything from an in-house butchery, fresh fruit and vegetables and artisan bread to local preserves, Yorkshire cheese and home-baked goodies.
Home Farm, East Rounton, Northallerton DL6 2LE