Cates Corner Farm

A family-farm in Hillsborough, N.C. specializing in sustainable agriculture

Cates Corner Farm, located in Hillsborough N.C., is a small, family-farm specializing in sustainable agriculture. We produce more than 40 varieties of fruits and vegetables and do so naturally using no sprays or pesticides.

We have five acres of vegetable production and one acre of strawberries. Our products can be purchased at Carrboro Farmers’ Market, Weaver Street Market and our farm stand. Some of our crops include a variety of tomatoes, swiss chard, kale, cucumbers, peppers, watermelons, potatoes, sweet potatoes, onions, garlic, blueberries, strawberries, apples, squash, lettuce, shiitake mushrooms, zinnias and sunflowers.


Our 2017 CSA shares are now open for the Spring/Summer and Fall seasons! Click on “Our CSA Program” for more information.

Our pick-your-own strawberry patch is closed for the remainder of the season. We will have pre-picked strawberries at our farm stand from 4pm-7pm Monday-Friday. We will not be open on Saturday May 20th, but you can find us at Carrboro Farmers’ Market from 7am-12pm. Hope you all have a wonderful weekend

Please call 919-270-2922 to check the status of the strawberry patch.

We will have a variety of seasonal produce at our Farm Stand. We take cash and checks only.

Our 2017 strawberries were planted in mid-October. The 2017 crop will include 3 varieties: Camarosa, Sweet Charlie and Festival berries.  We are looking forward to seeing  you in the spring for strawberry season!

Cates Corner Farm participated in the 2016 Piedmont Farm Tour on April 23-24, 2016 hosted by the Carolina Farm Stewardship Association. We thank you and your family for visiting us.

Please call Farmer Jon and listen to the voice recording at 919.270.2922 if you should have any questions.



Venture around the farm with us in spring, summer and fall. You can find our produce at the Carrboro Farmers Market, Southern Village Farmers Market, Weaver Street Market and at our farm stand here at Cates Corner Farm!