STAFFORD 

AGRICULTURE

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LOCALLY PRODUCED

FOOD & GOODS 

In Stafford, we're fortunate to have over 30 farms in a operation, an incredible local asset that remains the ideal source for community-direct produce, dairy products, and meats. Our farms are currently adapting to community needs and the ever-changing practices regarding COVID-19. Please contact farms individually for availability and purchase procedures

Follow the Stafford Agricultural Advisory Commission on Facebook for town-wide agriculture updates.   

 

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Stafford Farmers Market at Sun Valley

Fridays, 4pm - 7pm

May 27 - September 16, 2022

 

Offering a full market shopping experience with unique blend of  CT farms, food, music and artisan booths. Located at a shady, picturesque venue perfect for an enjoyable evening out. Open to the pubic, serving the Greater Stafford area and 300+ seasonal residents at Sun Valley Resort.. Leashed dogs are welcome. Farmers Market Nutrition Program Certified and accepting WIC & Senior checks for vegetables, fruit, eggs, and honey for the 2022 season! Follow our social media pages for updates through the season! 

Sun Valley Beach Club

51 Old Springfield Road

STAFFORD FARMERS MARKET

 

Farmers Market at Sun Valley

Fridays, 4pm - 7pm, May through September

Sun Valley Beach Club  |  51 Old Springfield Road

FMNP Certified accepting WIC and Senior checks

fb.com/FarmersMarketSunValley   |   fmsvstafford@outlook.com

Stafford Area Farmers & Crafters Market

West Stafford Elementary School  |  153 West Stafford Road

Sundays from 10am - 1pm, May through October

fb.com/staffordfarmermarket   |   staffordfarmermarket@gmail.com

Stafford Area Farmers & Crafters Market

Sundays, 9am - 12pm

May  - October 2022

 

Shop for locally raised meats, produce, eggs. honey, baked goods. pickles, maple syrup and shop for unique handmade crafts.

West Stafford Elementary School

153 West Stafford Road

Farmers Market

STAFFORD FARM

AISLING FARM

HOULIHAN-DISISTO FAMILY

424 OLD SPRINGFIELD ROAD    |     (860) 202-4892

WWW.AISLINGFARMCT.COM

FB.COM/AISLINGFARMCT    |     INSTAGRAM.COM/AISLINGFARMCT

LISA@AISLINGFARMCT.COM

Cultivating Delight Since 2001! Specializing in organically grown lavender, herbs & cut flowers. Open Sat. 9-3 June thru mid-July. “Piggies & Peonies” Weekend June 11/12-Small-event venue rental & “Private Picking Parties” available during Lavender season. Check our FB/IG @AislingFarmCT for updates!

AVERY FAMILY FARM 

281 CHESTNUT HILL ROAD

MYRONRAVERY@GMAIL.COM

Situated at the Stafford/Somers line, Avery Family Farm is committed to environmentally-friendly farming methods and preserving this multi-generational farm. Raising registered Polled Hereford cattle, selling beef and on the hoof.

BIT OF HEAVEN FARM

79 TOLLAND AVENUE    |     (860) 712-0314 

FB.COM/BITOFHEAVENFARMCT

MYOHO81@GMAIL.COM

Small hobby farm selling pasture-raised chicken and duck eggs, in addition to showing and selling Welsh Harlequin and Call Ducks. Members of the American Association, fresh eggs are for sale in their self-serve egg stand.

BRADWAY'S SUGAR HOUSE

161 BRADWAY ROAD    |     (860) 684-7112

DKBRADWAY@HOTMAIL.COM

Four generation farm selling maple syrup since the 1950’s. Maple syrup available year round, sugar house open to the public during sugaring season.

C & C BACK ACRES    

28 FLUERY DRIVE    |     (860) 930-3131 DREWFALKOWSKI@YAHOO.COM

Raising and selling alpacas and cashmere goats; Registered offspring and fiber; Scottish Highlander registered offspring and organic beef; pigs-1/2 and fully butchered; delivered pork.

CARR FAMILY FARM

6 GULF ROAD    |     (860) 965-3159 

FB.COM/CARRFAMILYFARMCT

INSTAGRAM.COM/CARRFAMILYFARMCT

WEBSITE    |     JESS121286@GMAIL.COM

Open Daily 8:00-7:00 including holidays from April 2 - October 30, 2022. Established in 2018 Carr Family Farm produces quality compost, vegetable plants, berry plants, flowering plants, eggs, vegetables, berries, flower bouquets and microgreens. All natural, pesticide free and everything is grown right on the farm. Fridays at 2 PM farm products are brought to the Stafford Farmers Market at Sun Valley. You can purchase products there from 4-7 PM. Carr Family Farm is FMNP Certified and can accept WIC and Senior checks while at the Stafford Farmers Market.

 

COBB HOUSE EGGS

27 BUCKLEY HIGHWAY    |     (860) 729-7923   

VMALLC@AOL.COM

Selling farm fresh eggs from organically fed chickens. Please call for availability and price!

 

COBBLERIDGE FARM

276 DIAMOND LEDGE ROAD    |     (860) 684-2557

FB.COM/COBBLEROCK-RIDGE-FARM

COBBLEROCKSHETLANDWOOLANGORA.COM

COBBLEROCKRIDGEFARM@GMAIL.COM

All natural wool and angora fiber farm selling hand-spun yarn, roving, bunnies, lambs, fine art, and fresh organic eggs. Open Friday for egg pickup, and farm visits.

CROOKED S. FARM

119 STAFFORD STREET 

JWILSONII@COX.NET

Horse farm.

DAWN'S PLACE

114 TOLLAND AVENUE    |     (860) 869-4026   

DFROONJIAN@COX.NET

Selling farm fresh eggs, local egg delivery available!

 

DOWN TO EARTH CSA

MICHELEC ROAD    |     (860) 851-9617 

GETDOWNTOEARTH.ORG

FB.COM/DOWN-TO-EARTH-FARM-CSA

Unique, volunteer-run organic CSA running June - October inviting members to participate in the agricultural process of growing crops through “working shares.” Members can enjoy the experience of learning how all vegetables are grown or opt for more traditional “non-working shares.” Subscribes to the CT NOFA Farmers Pledge, a commitment to farming, marketing and farm management in accordance with sound ecological, and economic principles.

 

ELM KNOLL FARM

116 WEST STAFFORD ROAD

FB.COM/ELMKNOLLSTAFFORD

ELMKNOLLFARM@GMAIL.COM

A seasonal produce stand, in operation for 40+ years, open July through September from 11:00 a.m - 6:00 p.m.

 

FENTON RIVER VETERINARY HOSPITAL

73 WEST STAFFORD ROAD    |     (860) 684-8701 

FENTONRIVERVET.COM

FB.COM/FENTONRIVERVET

A brand new state of the art animal hospital and ambulatory practice, serving Stafford and the surrounding areas. FRV provides personalized services for all species and can travel to your farm or home as well, specializing in both large and small animals, medicine and surgery.

FONICELLO FARM

4 Handle Road    |      (860) 684-5233 

FB.COM/FONICELLOS

A small family owned business producing summer & fall vegetables & hay. The picturesque seasonal farm stand sits in front of a pasture with the farm's goats keeping watch! Stop by to see the stocked stand and say hello to the goats! 

 

FOSTER HILL FARM & GARDEN

21 STAFFORD STREET    |     (860) 729-6310

FOSTERHILLFARMANDGARDEN.COM

FB.COM/FOSTERHILLFARM

KIM@FOSTERHILLFARMANDGARDEN.COM

A seasonal garden shop, offering proven favorites and interesting new varieties of annuals, herbs, perennials and vegetable plants. Specializing in heirloom tomato plants and specialty hot pepper plants. FHF is also the largest breeder in the Northeast of Mediterranean Miniature Donkeys, maintaining a select herd with proven bloodlines. Garden shop is open May through mid-June and September. Check website for details.

 

HAPPY FEET RETREAT

93 CHESTNUT HILL ROAD  

HAPPYFEETRETREAT@SBCGLOBAL.NET

Raising goats and llamas, and selling eggs.

HAYDENVILLE

HAYDEN DISISTO

424 OLD SPRINGFIELD ROAD

(860)933-5527    |     HAYHODI@GMAIL.COM

Quality Hay, Organically Grown Potatoes, and Pastured Pork.

Haydenville heritage breed pigs are raised grazing and rooting on pasture and woods, and fed only Non-GMO grains and organically grown veggies and fruit. Pre-orders only, taken January through February with a deposit for half or whole hog, butchered and packaged in late fall.

HIDDEN ACRES STATELINE FARM

265 WALES ROAD  

FB.COM/HIDDENACRESSTATELINE

Honor system farm stand selling homegrown, all natural and pesticide-free seasonal produce, herbs, spices, eggs, tea, soap and homemade crafts.

HOP TOP ORGANIC

220 LEONARD ROAD   

CRARY2@COX.NET

Vegetables, herbs, fruit, hay & seedlings, certified by Baystate Organic Certifiers.

 

HYDEVILLE FARM

202 HYDEVILLE ROAD    |     (860) 684-2335

FB.COM/HYDEVILLEFARM

RESPITE..THERAPY@GMAIL.COM

Pick-your-own black and red raspberries open daily 10:00

a.m. until dusk, June/July.\

HYDEVILLE SUGAR SHACK

118 HYDEVILLE ROAD    |     (860) 916-9645D

HYDEVILLESUGARSHACK.COM   

FB.COM/HHSMAPLE.COM

RICK@HYDEVILLESUGARSHACK.COM

Open during harvest season, between February and March - just look for the billowing steam rolling out of the sugar house. Off-season, maple syrup lovers are welcome to stop by to purchase the syrup, half pint size up to gallon jugs. Call ahead for purchases and visit hssmaple on Facebook for event schedule.

 

LAUREL ACRES

133 WEST STAFFORD ROAD   

SPY.D28AL.BURY@ICLOUD.COM

Horse Training farm.

 

MON SOLEIL MARKET GARDEN & CSA

558 BUCKLEY HIGHWAY (ROUTE 190)    |     (860) 597-6114   

MONSOLEILCT.COM

FB.COM/MONSOLEILCT

MONSOLEILFARM@GMAIL.COM 

Produces fresh and nutrient-rich seasonal produce by using low or no-tillage and other sustainable farming practices. Growing seasonal New England produce, herbs, and flowers available to members and restaurants through a CSA Program and at our Farm Stand on Buckley Highway - open May - November on Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday. Check website/socials for hours and updates.

NEW ENGLAND PACKING

30 FURNACE HOLLOW RD    |     (860) 684-3505

NEWENGLANDMEATPACKING.COM

FB.COM/N.E.MEATPACKINGLLC

USDA beef, lamb, and goat custom meat processing. Wholesale and retail outlet selling fresh, frozen and international grocery items.

 

OLD CAPE CUT FLOWERS

15 GULF ROAD    |     (860) 872-0221 

BILLJOHNSON5@MAC.COM

Growing and selling cut flowers for florists.

 

ORCHARD ROAD BEES

BEFFA ROAD   

BEEINFUZED.COM

FB.COM/ORCHARDROADBEES

KEVIN@ORCHARDROADBEES.COM

Producer of specialty infused honey products.

 

PETER W MILLER FARM

109 BRADWAY ROAD 

(890) 684-3460  |  (860) 803-1172  |  (860) 803-4232

Growing timber veggies in addition to a Down to Earth CSA greenhouse satellite facility, with a variable supply of fresh, free-range eggs (call for egg availability). Thursday through Sunday, late May to mid-October. Retail sales by appointment only. 

PINERISE FARM

168 HYDEVILLE ROAD 

(890) 684-7267

Growing and selling hay, call ahead.

 

STAFFORD VETERINARY CENTER

27 BUCKLEY HIGHWAY    |     (860) 684-5868

STAFFORDVETERINARYCENTER.COM

FB.COM/STAFFORDVETERINARYCENTER.COM

Serving Stafford and the surrounding towns for 40 years. Experienced, compassionate, practical veterinary care for all animals. Large, small, exotic and production.

 

T & T FARM

81 BUCKLEY HIGHWAY 

(860) 916-6870

TRACIE@TANDTFARM.ORG

Riding lessons

 

VALLEY VIEW FARMS

257 ORCUTTVILLE RD  |   (860) 684-1621 VALLEYVIEWFARMS@SBCGLOBAL.NET

FB.COM/Valley-View-Farm

Farm store with livestock feed, frozen meats, seasonings, pantry items and pet food and much more. Monday-Friday 9AM-5PM, Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

WESTERNVIEW FARM

117 HAMPDEN ROAD  |   DSZEMREYLO@HOTMAIL.COM

Seasonal veggies, hay, eggs, jams, pickles, maple syrup and pantry staples.

 

WINTERBROOK FARM

116 BEFFA ROAD 

WINTERBROOKFARMCT@GMAIL.COM

FB.COM/WINTERBROOK-FARM

WINTERBROOK-FARM.BUSINESS.SITE

PYO  blueberries, no sprays or pesticides. Pure maple syrup and quality hay.

 

WITT FARM

2 STAFFORD STREET

(860) 874-7304

BRITTANEYWITTENZELLINER@YAHOO.COM

Raising Nigerian goats and selling farm fresh chicken and duck eggs.

 

WOLF CREEK RANCH

213 OLD SPRINGFIELD RD 

(860) 595-2954

FB.COM/WOLFCREEKRANCH213

WOLFCREEKRANCH213@GMAIL.COM

Free range chicken eggs and Alpaca fiber.

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