One of the best things about living in Chapel Hill is having access to the incredible abundance of local farms, including everything from fresh eggs to artisanal bread made with locally produced wheat. Enjoying this bounty is easy by taking advantage of local farm pickups! Just make your order and set up an appointment for stopping by. Best of all, these farm-fresh destinations are all less than 25 minutes away from your Southern Village apartment.
An amazing resource for beef, pork, and eggs, Beechcrest Farm is dedicated to the best in farm-to-table cuisine. The farm uses ethical and sustainable practices, and you can tell from the incredible quality of the meat. Shop for your favorite cuts through the online store, then schedule a pickup time. Beechcrest Farms also offers no-contact delivery to Chapel Hill residents.
Box Turtle Bakery
Located just 15 minutes away from Southern Village, this beloved bakery uses locally grown whole grains to make baked goods that are both highly nutritious and incredibly delicious. Pre-order your goods online and pick up your order either Friday evening or Saturday morning. The baked goods are left in a designated spot with your name on it and you grab it yourself for no-contact pickup.
Fricks Farm & Apiaries
This homestead family farm is a great destination for raw honey, as well as beeswax products like candles and lip balm. The honey is full of natural enzymes and other beneficial properties because it’s never heated or filtered, making it a potent and delicious sweetener. Along with great honey, Fricks Farm & Apiaries also offers grass-fed lamb and pasture-raised eggs. Place your order by emailing or texting, and then pick up your items on Saturdays between 10:00 AM and 1:00 PM.
From a wide range of restaurant deliveries to easy local farm pickups, it’s easy to enjoy great food while living in Chapel Hill. Contact us to learn more about living in the Southern Village community.