2016 Farm Tour

August 21, 2016

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The Cohase region is abundantly peppered with small family farms, all of whom are happy to welcome you and show off their resources and products.  This self-guided tour is a wonderful family event celebrating the rich diversity and agricultural heritage of our region. Our tour includes a variety of farms including dairy farms, vegetable farms, composting farms, apple orchards and an assortment of other wonderful and interesting farms.  Join our area farmers for tours, information and local products from our area farmers!

Current participating farms include the following:

WINDY RIDGE ORCHARD 603-787-6377
1775 Benton Rd., North Haverhill, NH 03774
The Fabrizio Family
windyridgeorchard.com – windyridgeorchard@hotmail.com
Open House 10 AM – 3PM – Self-guided tour

We are a farm store selling apples, blueberries (in season), fresh cider made at the farm, cheese, jams and dressings, maple syrup, honey and gifts for all ages. Cedar House Café serving breakfast and lunch. Wine tasting Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Pick your own apples in season, playground, nature trail, barnyard and animals!

4 CORNERS FARM 802-866-3342
306 Doe Hill Road Newbury, VT
Bob & Kim Gray
www.4cornersfarm.com – 4cornersfarm@gmail.com
Open House 9 AM – 5 PM – Guided Tours at 10 AM and 1 PM
We are an extremely diversified fruit, vegetable and dairy farm selling directly from the farm as well as wholesale to selected markets.

SANDBERG FARM 802-439-5563
Abe Jacobs Road, Corinth, VT 05039
Bob Sandberg
bobsandberg@starprana.com
Open House 10 AM – 4 PM – Guided Tours Available.
We have an innovative compost and food recycling program on our land in Corinth. We also produce eggs, maple syrup and hay and our fields are rented to a local sheep farmer.

CROSSMOLINA FARM 802 439-3358
109 Gristmill Road, West Corinth, VT
Margaret Loftus & Jonathan Durham
www.crossmolinafarm.com – margaret@crossmolinafarm.com
Open House 10 AM – 5 PM – Guided Tours Available.
We are a small, diversified family farm specializing in vegetable production and registered Icelandic Sheep. We are not certified organic but we use organic practices and intensive, market gardening techniques.

ROOT 5 FARM 802 923-6339
2340 Route 5 North, Fairlee, VT
Ben Dana & Danielle Allen
www.root5farm.com – farm@root5farm.com
Open House 10AM-1PM, Guided tours at 10 AM and 1 PM

We are a certified organic vegetable farm located on 28 acres along the Connecticut River, providing a rich environment for growing over 140 different varieties of vegetables, herbs, and flowers. We are dedicated to growing practices that use a holistic approach to soil fertility, pest control and plant and animal health. We build our soil through crop rotation, cover cropping, and spreading compost. We do not use any chemical pesticides, herbicides, or synthetic fertilizers.

CEDAR CIRCLE FARM 802-785-4737
225 Pavillion Rd, East Thetford, VT
Kate Duersterberg
www.cedarcirclefarm.org – growing@cedarcirclefarm.org
Open House 10 AM-5 PM – Self-guided tour

We are an organic farm with a social mission. We engage the community to develop and share practices that promote regenerative agriculture, good health and a resource rich environment. We invite you to visit our farmstand, greenhouses, coffee shop and pick your own fields. Located off Route 5 in East Thetford along the Connecticut River. Visitors can check in with the farmstand to find out where the self-guided tour starts.

 

This event made possible by the generous support of Woodsville Guaranty Savings BankWells River Chevrolet, Blackmount Equipment , WYKR and Tilden Electric.

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