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Farmers Markets

There is no excuse not to eat fresh. Howard County offers farmers markets five days a week throughout the county, meaning that farm fresh produce is much closer then you think.

Download our printable market and harvest calendar! 

Market Locations and Dates 



Howard County Library- Miller Branch
9421 Frederick Rd
Ellicott City, MD 21042
Wednesdays May10 – Nov. 15, 2017
2:00 – 6:00 pm

 Columbia Farmers Market


Clarksville Commons
Route 108 Clarksville, MD
Thursdays, May 11 through September 28
3:00 - 7:00 pm


Howard County Library-East Columbia Branch
6600 Cradlerock Way, Columbia, MD 21045
Thursday, May 11- Oct. 26, 2017
2:00 – 6:00 pm

 Glewood Farmers Market


Ellicott City Old Town Market
Wine Bin Parking Lot, Main St.,
Sat., May 13 – Oct. 28, 2017
9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Farmers Market at Maple Lawn
8191 Westside Blvd, in Fulton
Sat., May 20 - Nov. 5, 2017
9:00 am - 1:00 pm

 Oakland Mills Farmers Market


Oakland Mills Village Center
5851 Robert Oliver Pl.
Columbia, MD 21045
Sundays May 14 – Nov. 19, 2017
9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Printable Market Calendar 

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Grants and Financing

A resource to find out more information on State, Regional, and National loans and grants for farms.

Diversification Ideas

Don't put all of your eggs in one basket. Diversifying your farm's production is a great way to grow your business - and meet increasing consumer demand for fresh foods.