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Buy Fresh and Local!: Nearby Farms Offer Many Things You Need

For those looking to source healthier vegetables and fruits for themselves and their families this year, you’re in luck! Our region is home to a wide variety of organic farms with more sustainable and humane agricultural practices. The following is a list of some of the farms in the area, as provided by the Northeast Organic Farming
Association of Connecticut (CT NOFA,


Ambler Farm, Wilton 
Community farm, educational programs, garlic, herbs, maple products, salad greens, vegetables
Farm Stand: June-October; Saturday, 9am-2pm
Farmers Market: Wilton 

Belta’s Farm, Westport
Eggs, flowers, garlic, jams/preserves,salad greens/microgreens, vegetables 

Butternut Gardens, Southport
Fairfield County’s only cut flower farm provides customers the chance to reconnect with seasonal flowers and support local agriculture as they choose from hundreds of varieties for sale right on the farm, at nearby retail stores and for weddings and events in Fairfield County

Dancing Dog Farm, Ridgefield
Dancing Dog Farm practices organic and biological farming. Through biological farming, Dancing Dog focuses on soil health; good food comes from healthy plants, which can only stem from healthy soil

Dirt Rd Farm, Weston
Maple syrup, vegetables, fruit, herbs for private events created by Phoebe Cole-Smith, chef/farmer

Farming 101, Newtown
Wholesale Products Available 
Farmers Market: Greenwich 

First Acre, LLC, Stratford
Eggs, flowers, garlic, herbs, melons, salad greens/microgreens, vegetables 
Farm Stand: Sandy Hook, Saturdays 
CSA: Mid-June-October, 20 weeks, weekly or bi-weekly 

Gilbertie’s Herbs & Garden Center, Westport
Largest herb plant grower on the East Coast, providing certified organic products all over the northeast and offering free lectures and classes on the importance of growing organically

Grant Farm, Fairfield
Berries, flowers, fruit, garlic, greenhouse, herbs, melons, perennials, vegetables, wholesale 
Farm Stand: Friday and Saturday, 11am-3pm  

Guy’s Eco-Garden, Shelton
Baked goods, flowers, garlic, greenhouse, herbs, jams/preserves, lavender items, transplants, vegetables
Farmers Markets: Monroe 

Henny Penny Farm, Ridgefield
Educational programs, lamb, livestock, sheep, tours, wool/yarn/fleece, chicken/goat/rabbit meat 

The Hickories, Ridgefield
USDA-certified organic fruit, vegetables, cut flowers; pasture-raised lamb and pork; tours and workshops; spring, summer, fall and winter shares; wholesale 
Farm Stand: daily 10am-5pm (winter), 11am-6pm (summer)

Holbrook Farm, Bethel
Baked goods, berries, cheese, CSA, educational programs, eggs, flowers, fruit, garden supplies, garlic, greenhouse, herbs, honey, preserves, milk, maple products, medicinal plants, melons, mushrooms, perennials, poultry, prepared foods, pumpkins, greens, seed, cosmetics, straw, transplants, vegetables 

Horseshoe Farm, Ridgefield
Vegetables, eggs, honey, maple syrup, flowers, mushrooms 

Jones Family Farms & Winery, Shelton
PYO strawberries, blueberries, pumpkins and Christmas trees at our seven generation farm. Visit our winery for tastings or sign up for food and cooking classes at the Harvest Kitchen. Located on 400 acres in the White Hills of Shelton. Open seasonally; visit website for complete details 

Lachat Town Farm at the Juliana Lachat Preserve, Weston
Community farm, educational programs, garlic, herbs, flowers, greenhouse, children’s nature programs in July (see website), children’s garden in construction this summer, music events, art workshops, nature walks, 20 acres, tours of the 1770 restored farmhouse in the Juliana Lachat Preserve 
Farmers Market: last Friday of the month, June-October

Laurel Glen Farm, Shelton
Asparagus, vegetables, herbs, melons, pumpkins, cut flowers 
CSA: Spring, summer and fall 
Farm Stand: Monday-Friday, 10:30am-6pm; Saturday, 9am-4pm 

Millstone Farm, Wilton
Educational programs, eggs, garlic, gourds, greenhouse, herbs, honey, jams/preserves, lamb, maple products, pork, poultry, prepared foods, salad greens, sheep, tours, vegetables, wholesale, wool/yarn/fleece, Shetland wool blankets 
CSA: Contact via email - not open to public; by appointment only 

Mischa Brook Farm, Trumbull
Local farm stand that sells soap, candles, flowers, honey and other products that are handmade

Sepe Farm LLC, Sandy Hook
Specializing in consultation for anyone interested in raising sheep or lamb. Sheep, llama and alpaca shearing services provided. Over 40 years experience. Superior fleeces for hand spinners. “Connecticut Blanket” and sheepskins also available 

Shaggy Coos Farm, Easton
Family-run farm located in the heart of Easton. All livestock is raised humanely without the use of any antibiotics or hormones

Simpaug Farms, Ridgefield
Vegetable CSA with several pickup locations in Fairfield and Hartford Counties, Fairfield and
Ellington. Farmers markets, restaurant/retail wholesale delivery, sustainable farming practices 

Sleepy Cat Farm, Greenwich
Sleepy Cat Farm Foundation is a 14-acre privately owned garden open to the public for group tours and classes. Our goal is to promote horticulture within the local community. We have a small 12-member vegetable and fruit share
CSA: 12-member, May-November, $650/year 

Speckled Rooster Farm, Westport
Eggs, farm stand, poultry, salad greens/microgreens, vegetables, wholesale 
CSA: Join our email list for weekly produce, ordering and pick-up info. Two pick-up days a week, year-round 

Sport Hill Farm, LLC, Easton
Crop cash program, summer farm camp, education events; wholesale available. Proud to be the 2017 “Farmer of the Year” recipient in the Farmers’ Almanac
CSA: 20 weeks; visit our website 
Farm Stand: Easton, May-mid December; closed Monday; see website 
Farmers Market: Westport, summer and winter 

Wakeman Town Farm, Westport
Apprenticeships, community farm, educational programs, vegetables 
Farm Stand: May-October, days and hours vary. Please check our website
CSA: We support local farms as a CSA pick-up location

Warrup’s Farm, West Redding
Christmas trees, educational programs, garlic, gourds, hay rides, maple products, pumpkins, winter squash; maple syrup demos 1st three weekends in March, noon-5pm; PYO pumpkins and hayrides weekends in October and Columbus Day, 10am-5pm; group visits Tuesday-Friday by reservation 
Farm Stand: Mid-August to end of October, Tuesday-Sunday, 10am-6pm 
Farmers Market: Lachat, Weston 

Wells Hill Farm, Weston
Compost/mulch, educational programs, eggs, firewood/forest products, flowers, fruit, garlic, greenhouse, herbs, melons, perennials, salad greens/microgreens, sheep, tours, wool/yarn/fleece; nonprofit fundraising events host; school tours, children’s events (by appointment) 
CSA: We donate CSA shares to various non-profits to assist with their fundraising efforts


Adamah Farm at Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center, Falls Village
860-824-3003, ext 3
Ed Programming:
West Hartford CSA: 
Falls Village CSA: 
Apprenticeships, berries, ed programs, flowers, garlic, greenhouse, herbs, jams/ preserves, livestock (goats), melons, perennials, pickles, prepared foods, pumpkins, salad greens, soaps/cosmetics, tours, vegetables
Farm Store/Gift Shop

Arethusa Farm, Litchfield
We grow a full line of heirloom vegetables and unusual flowers for bouquets; we specialize in heirloom tomatoes and salad greens, cooking greens and beans. We also have a line of dairy products, including ice cream. Wholesale products available 
Farm Stand: 10am-6pm most days

Arethusa Farm Dairy, Bantam
Located in the rolling pastures of the Litchfield Hills, Arethusa Farm has a proud tradition of raising award winning purebred Jersey, Holstein and Brown Swiss cows. We pride ourselves on providing the absolute highest level of care for our animals and creating all-natural, farm-fresh dairy goods with a truly exceptional taste

Buck Mountain Herbs Cornwall Coop Farm Market, Cornwall Bridge
860-671-1545 or 860-672-6552
Herb farm in Cornwall growing 70 plus varieties of culinary, medicinal and pollinator herbs for sale as plants. The Cornwall Cooperative Farm Market includes baked goods, beef, berries, catering, dairy, eggs, flowers, fruit, garlic, gourds, herbs, lamb, maple products, medicinal plants, perennials, pork, pumpkins, greens, cosmetics, vegetables, wool/yarn/fleece
Farm Stand: By appointment only April-September 
Farmers Market: Cornwall Co-Op 

Camps Rd Farm, Kent
Eggs, flowers, herbs, hops, pork, poultry, salad greens/microgreens, tours, vegetables 
Farm Stand: Thurusday and Friday, 2-7pm; Saturday, noon-5pm 
CSA: Chicken CSA, $500, 20 chickens over 20 weeks; 1/2 pig shares, $400 + processing fees
Farmers Market: New Milford, summer and winter 

Cricket Hill Garden, Thomaston
Fruit trees, mushrooms, peony plants 
Farm Stand: April-June, Tuesday-Sunday, 10am- 4pm; by appointment rest of the year 

De Hoek Farm, New Milford
De Hoek Farm offers pasture-raised Black Angus beef. Our animals are hormone-free and antibiotic free and are sensitively processed in our onsite USDA-certified abattoir, a minimal stress environment that promotes tenderness and quality

Evergreen Berry Farm, LLC, Watertown
Blueberries, pick-your-own July-mid August; call

The Farm Woodbury, Woodbury 
Old-fashioned values with cutting-edge technology give a new farm experience like no other. Let our young farming family provide your family with non-GMO products we too put on our tables and in our gardens
CSA: See website for details 

Finnegan’s Farm, West, New Milford
Vegetables, fruit, yurt camping, wholesale; check us out on Instagram 
Farm Stand: 10am-5pm, June-October on a self- serve honor system 
Farmers Market: Washington Depot 

Fort Hill Farm, New Milford
Apprentice/internships, berries, flowers, fruit, garlic, herbs, melons, salad greens, spring transplants, vegetables, wholesale 
Farm Stand: Tuesday and Thursday, 2:30-6:30pm; PYO: 2-7pm; check website
Farmers Market: New Milford, Westport, summer and winter; Black Rock 
CSA: 300 Harvest Card shares, May-November, see website 

Hedgelawn Farm, Washington
Berries, fruit, garlic, grapes, melons, salad greens, vegetables, wholesale 
Farm Stand: Call, email or check Facebook page for availability and hours 

Maple View Farm, Harwinton
Berries, eggs, fruit, garlic, greenhouse, hay, melons, vegetables 
CSA: See website for details 
Farm Stand: June-November 
Farmers Markets: Collinsville, Litchfield Indoor, Torrington 

Maywood Farm, Bridgewater
Eggs, flowers, fruit, garlic, gourds, grapes, greenhouse, hay, herbs, honey, hops, jams/preserves, mushrooms, maple products, pumpkins, salad greens/microgreens, vegetables

Mountain View Farm, Kent
Berries, eggs, flowers, fruit, garlic, herbs, jams/preserves, maple syrup, pickled products, pork, salad greens, transplants, vegetables, wholesale 
Farm Stand: at farm, open in season 
Farmers Markets: Kent, New Milford 

Percy Thomson Meadows, LLC, Bethlehem
Grass-fed and finished beef and lamb, pastured pork and poultry, vegetables, free-range eggs, wholesale 
CSA: Send payment for amount you would like to spend over 27-week season and we discount based on the date we receive your application 

Riverbank Farm, Roxbury
Apprenticeships, flowers, garlic, greenhouse, salad greens, transplants, vegetables and vegetarian prepared foods. Retail, restaurant, wholesale 
Farmers Markets: Westport, Darien, Greenwich, Old Greenwich, New Canaan, New Milford, New Haven Edgewood Park; Westport and Wooster Square winter markets 

Shiloh Run Farm, Harwinton
Vegetables, goat milk, honey, eggs, wholesale 
CSA: 20-week vegetable and herb 

Sloane Farm, LLC, Washington 
Provides strawberries, strawberry syrup, prepared salads, vegetables to stores in Litchfield County 
Farmers Market: Washington Depot, August through October 

Sun One Organic Farm, LLC, Bethlehem
Apprenticeships, berries, flowers, garlic, herbs, microgreens, salad greens, vegetables, wholesale 
CSA: 18 weeks, beginning mid-June-October, $400 to $540 per share 

Sun Rise Sun Set Farm, Bethlehem
Asparagus, garlic, leeks, melons, onions, pumpkins, salad greens, shallots, vegetables 
Farmers Market: Southbury 

Sunshine Acres, Goshen
Compost/mulch, eggs, flowers, gourds, herbs, medicinal plants, melons, perennials, cosmetics, alpaca yarn 

Truelove Farms, Morris
A small, sustainable farm focused on using natural, grass-based practices to ethically raise pork, beef, eggs and poultry. We use no growth hormones or sub-therapeutic antibiotics used and all our animals are brought up on pasture for a better quality of life and a higher quality product

The Village Farm, Gaylordsville
Baked goods, bedding plants, berries, candles, Christmas trees, eggs, flowers, fruit, garlic, gourds, herbs, preserves, maple products, melons, perennials, pumpkins, salad greens, soaps/ cosmetics, vegetables 
Farm Stand: 24 hours/honor system 
Farmers Market: Kent; Happy Acres Farm, Sherman 

Wild Carrot Farm, LLC, Bantam
Berries, educational programs, flowers, fruit, ginger, greenhouse, herbs, melons, pumpkins, salad greens, transplants, vegetables 
CSA: Late April-December. Four share levels: $100, $200, $400, $600; fresh produce and vegetables, flower and herb 
Farmers Markets: Collinsville, Litchfield 

Wright Farm LLC, Goshen
Vegetables, fruits, artisan bakery, eggs 
CSA: Full or half vegetable, fruit and bakery available

Zelda’s Vegetables, Terryville
Flowers, garlic, herbs, honey, perennials, raspberries, salad greens, vegetables, specialty tomatoes (various varieties both heirloom and hybrid) 
Farm Stand: 7 days/week, self-serve, June/July-September 

Adapted from CT NOFA’s Farm and Food Guide 2018. Visit for a more complete list with additional information about each farm

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