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25 Years Growing With The Chester County Food Bank!

Read up on our ever-evolving relationship with the Chester County Food Bank!

Pete's Produce Farm at Westtown School

A glimpse into the history of Westtown School’s farm and how Pete’s Produce Farm fits into the picture

The Sweet Corn Companion

A must-read guide to our supersweet varieties!

Aerial View of the Farm in Autumn


From the blog…

Buy Fresh, Buy Local

Season after season, we have new and improved answers to this perennial question: Why buy local? We all share a general sense that it’s great for the community. It makes us better connected, strengthens our local economy, makes us more prosperous as a whole—it...

Terrific Tips for Tending to Tomatoes

Planting Before planting your tomatoes, make sure that we are getting consistent night temperatures between 55 and 75 degrees.  Regardless of whether you’re planting a determinate or indeterminate variety of tomato, plant your seedling up to its top leaves to promote...

The Wonderful World of Herb Gardening

If you shop with us, you know that nothing is better than freshly picked produce straight from the source. When the season is fully in swing, our harvest is picked directly from our fields and brought down to the store that very day. That means it hasn’t spent days in...

Sunday, April 24, 2022

Pete Flynn—owner, farmer, and sweet corn aficionado of Pete’s Produce Farm—has announced that he will retire in November, at the end of this growing season.

It’s true. There really is a Pete, and after 35 years of growing for and with our dear community, Farmer Pete is about ready to go to seed.

Pete’s roots in produce farming date back to the late 80’s, selling sweet corn out of the back of his pickup truck. From there, he built his first stand, and then his first store (currently the site of Bayard Rustin High School), and then, finally, his current store at Westtown School, where he has served the community for nearly 20 years.

Season after season, Pete’s Produce Farm has been proud to continue the time-honored tradition of agriculture in Chester County. And, next season, it will be time for someone else to take up the mantle. Our friends and neighbors can rest assured that Pete’s current location at Westtown School will continue to be—as it always has been—a working farm, though a future tenant has yet to be confirmed.

In the meantime, we’ll continue to make hay while the sun shines. We invite our longtime customers to join us as we look back on the memories and the relationships that we have built together—planting our gardens, working alongside the Chester County Food Bank, chatting with folks around the husking tables, picking out pumpkins. We look forward to another great season of all that and more!