7 of THE BEST Derbyshire farm shops to visit

7 of THE BEST Derbyshire farm shops to visit

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Buying local is a great way to reduce your carbon footprint!

Not only does buying local produce help the environment, but getting the freshest ingredients can make your food taste better too. We’re lucky in Derbyshire to be spoiled for choice – there’s plenty of farm shops to choose from. Which one will you visit first?

1. Croot’s Farm Shop and Cafe, Duffield, DE56 4AQ

Croot's Farm Shop offers a huge range of freshly prepared food ready to be eaten.

This family run farm shop even has a cafe. They have regular events, such as upcoming “Open Farm Sunday” in June.

Find out more here.

2. Chatsworth Estate Farm Shop, Bakewell, DE45 1UF

Why not pick a pasty before taking a troll through the grounds of Chatsworth?

With fresh fruit and veg, a well-stocked delicatessen and a patisserie too, the Chatsworth Farm Shop is sure to have something you fancy.

You can find opening times here.

3. Marsh Green Farm Shop, Chesterfield, S45 0DX

There's plenty of space to sit outside and enjoy an ice cream on a sunny day.

Marsh Green Farm Shop have their own reared English Longhorn Cattle – they really are a site to behold. This farm shop offers all sorts from locally sourced meat and cheeses and freshly baked bread to handmade chocolates.

Find out more here.

4. Hackwood Farm, Near Mickleover, DE6 4LZ

There's something magical about food made with freshly picked vegetable.

Hackwood Farm offer incredible veg boxes, packed full of delicious seasonal vegetables delivered straight to your door. Not feeling like cooking? Their deli has a wide range of ready meals made fresh daily.

Check out their Facebook page here.

5. Heaths Farm Shop & Nursery, Derby, DE73 8DN

Straight from the fields and into your kitchens.

Since 1914, Heaths have been growing the finest fresh vegetables using traditional farming methods. Have you got a green thumb? Be sure to explore their nursery which specialises in vegetables plants, summer and winter bedding.

Find out more here.

6. Betty’s Farm and Shop, Derby, DE65 6BW

Handmade brownies? Yes please!

Seasonal vegetables, speciality cheeses, freshly baked bread and cakes, local wines, beers and ciders and a wide range of jams and condiments – what more could you ask for? There are also plenty of upcoming events, such as a rag workshop and weaving session.

You can find out more on their Facebook page here.

7. Highfield House Farm Shop & Tearooms, Chesterfield, S45 0LW

Fresh vegetables and fruit galore!

After you’ve finished your grocery shopping you’ll definitely want to stop by the tearooms. With over 12 varieties of award winning tea available, be sure to have a cuppa with your slice of cake.

Check out their Facebook page to find out more.

Feeling peckish? Why not go to the Devonshire Arms? Find out why it’s our top pick.

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