- 10 Good Reason to Buy Locally Grown
- State of CT Department of Agriculture (CTGrown)
- Hartford Regional Market
- CT Crop Calendar
CSA = Community Supported Agriculture
Glastonbury Farmers Market Coalition, Inc. – Wednesdays at the Riverfront Park, 300 Welles Street. June 19 through August 28, rain or shine, 5 pm to 8 pm. Fresh local produce, eggs, cheeses, honey, maple syrup, canned goods, USDA meats, baked goods, hand crafted items and food trucks. Free yoga, live music and children's activities.
Beckett Farms -- 1269 Main Street, Glastonbury, CT 06033; 860-659-0848; CSA Program Available, farmers; markets, Self-serve; seasonal, front of clinic. Tomatoes (heirloom, beefsteak, cherry, sun gold), carrots, cucumbers, lettuces, Swiss chard, okra, broccoli, collard greens, red onions, beets, sugar snap peas, green beans, wax beans, spinach, squash (summer and zucchini), eggplant, blackberries, raspberries, blueberries, apples, peaches, basil, lemon basil, arugula, dill cilantro, sheep, horses.
Bednarz Farm -– 118 Wickham Road, Glastonbury, 06033; 860-633-2942; Primarily organic and some conventionally grown. Sweet corn and strawberries are only grown conventionally. Tomatoes, peppers, summer squash, winter squash, eggplant, kale, and greens. Call for pick-your-own strawberries in June, and for other hours during the season.
Belltown Hill Orchards Farm Market and Bakery -- 475 Matson Hill Road, S. Glastonbury, 06073; 860-633-2789; Celebrating 100 years of fruit growing in Glastonbury; cherries, blueberries, apples, peaches, and more. Apple cider donuts, and fruit filled pies from our bakery. Farm made apple sauces, and native honey. Tractor drawn rides to pick-your-own fields on weekends. "Glastonbury's Best Apple Fritters." Check our event page for upcoming activities. Seasonal, Daily 8am-6pm.
Botticello Farms -- 209 Hillstown Road, Manchester, CT 06040; 860-649-2462; Not in Glastonbury, but just across the border and a large portion of their crop is grown in the Meadows in Glastonbury. Locally grown fruits and vegetables, spring annuals, perennials, and vegetable plants, summer CSA available, fall Hardy mums, pumpkins and other fall decorations, poinsettias, handmade wreaths, cemetery containers, and fresh cut Christmas trees. Wholesale and retail. School fund raising also available. Seasonal Easter-Christmas.
Bussa Orchards --101 Clark Hill Road, S. Glastonbury, CT 06073; 860-633-2387; Apples, peaches, pears, plums. Seasonal Daily; 8am-5pm.
Butternut Farm -- 1654 Main Street, Glastonbury, CT 06033; 860-633-7197; Fresh eggs and Oberhasli goats for sale. Bed and Breakfast.
Carini’s Berry Farm -- 470 Chestnut Hill Road, Glastonbury, CT 06033; 860-633-3110; Strawberries, raspberries, blackberries, blueberries, asparagus, herbs, tomatoes, corn, summer & winter squash, cabbage, Swiss chard, eggplant, peppers, cucumbers, broccoli. Pick you own and picked items at road side stand. Call for hours; seasonal.
Cavanna’s Farm, 80 Woodland Street, 860-659-1856; Facebook@ Cavanna’s Farm
Specializing in apples, cut-your-own Christmas trees, and pick-your-own strawberries
Family owned and operated since 1903
Deercrest Farm -- 3499 Hebron Avenue (RT 94), Glastonbury, 06033; 860-633-4407; 26 varieties of apples, pears, nectarines, peaches, plums, strawberries, raspberries, blueberries, blackberries, rhubarb, apricots, squash, cucumbers, pickles, peas snap peas, beans, tomatoes, heirloom tomatoes, carrots, spinach, radishes, onions, green onions, potatoes, basil parsley, broccoli rabe, peppers, eggplant, broccoli, cauliflower, kale, Brussels sprouts, pumpkins, winter squash, okra, sweet potatoes, lettuces, turnips, apple cider (unpasteurized), eggs, annuals, perennials, honey, maple syrup. CSA Program Available; Hard Cider, & apple cider vinegar. Seasonal (May-Dec 31), daily 9am-6pm.
Dondero Orchards LLC -- 529 Woodland Street, S. Glastonbury, CT 06073; 860-659-0294; Apples, peaches, pears, plums, blueberries, strawberries, raspberries, blackberries, lettuce, herbs, squash, tomatoes, cabbage, corn, pumpkins and much more. Pick-your-own and fresh picked. Hanging baskets and mums. Farm made, award winning fruit pies, jams, pickles and pesto. Hershey’s ice cream. Farm dinners in the summer. CSA Available Spring & Fall 8am-6pm; Summer 8am-7pm; Winter 9am-5pm.
Dondero Orchard’s Mountain View Farm — 3582 Hebron Avenue, Glastonbury, 06033; 860-430-2212; pick-your-own Apples, peaches, pears, strawberries, raspberries, blueberries, and vegetables. In the stand: fresh picked fruits, corn, tomatoes, lettuce, cabbage, and much more. Farm made pies, jams, pickles, and pesto. Hanging baskets and mums. Open May – Oct. spring/Summer 10-6pm; Fall 10-5pm.
E. Draghi & Sons Farms -- 80 Main Street, S. Glastonbury, CT; 06073; 860-633-2197; Apples, pears, peaches, plums, blueberries, strawberries, nectarines, raspberries, blackberries, herbs, lettuce, tomatoes, corn, peas, beans, summer and winter squash, asparagus, eggplant, onions, potatoes, peppers, bakery items, gourmet foods, annual & perennial flowers, Christmas Trees, cemetery arrangements, kissing balls, wreaths, roping, apple cider, cheese, eggs, honey, and so much more. Seasonal (April-Christmas) 7am-6pm daily.
Dzialo Honey, 363 Main Street, Glastonbury, CT 06033; 860-633-7933- Provides local honey
Gutt Family Farm -- 155 Addison Road, Glastonbury, CT 06033; Cut flowers (and cut your own), sweet corn, tomatoes, beans (green, wax, Italian), cucumbers, summer & fall squashes, sweet peppers, hot peppers, eggplant, cabbage, kale, broccoli, cauliflower, carrots, leeks, pumpkins, basil, thyme, chives, parsley, dill, rosemary, oregano, mint, apples, peaches, pears, plums, blueberries, mums, Gift Shop. Monday-Saturday 9am-6pm, Sunday 9am-5pm, Seasonal.
Horton Farm -- 171 A Ferry Lane, S. Glastonbury, CT 06073; 860-490-1335; Tomatoes, butternut squash, acorn squash, cabbage, eggplant, bell & hot peppers, yellow & zucchini squash, Swiss chard, pumpkins, asparagus, leeks, free range eggs, jams, canned goods, corn. Daily 9am-7pm seasonal.
Joseph Preli Farm and Vineyard -- 235 Hopewell Road, S. Glastonbury, 06073, 860-633-7333; Sunflowers & cut flowers. Plums, peaches, apples; concord grapes, raspberries, blueberries, peppers (hot & sweet), onions, string & pole beans, leeks, eggplant, tomatoes, broccoli, tomatillos, mint, herbs. Private classes held on cooking with fresh local produce and canning. Farm stand open seasonally on Fri, Sat and Sun. Call special orders.
Killam and Bassette Farmstead, LLC -- 1098 Main Street, S. Glastonbury, CT 06073; 860-833-0095; Free range eggs, USDA pork & chicken products, blueberries, blackberries, raspberries, strawberries, rhubarb, melons, peaches, apples, plums, pears, grapes, corn, tomatoes, peppers, eggplant, winter & summer squash, onions, carrots, cabbage, asparagus, peas, green & yellow beans, beets, leeks, scallions, Brussels sprouts, collard greens, Swiss chard, cucumbers, pickling cucumbers, pumpkins, radishes, spinach, lettuce, broccoli, cauliflower, basil, rosemary, dill and award winning canned goods (pickles, jam, sauces, relishes and chow). Milk, goat cheese & yogurt, honey, maple syrup, CT-made gift shop, Christmas trees, wreaths, roping, kissing balls, cemetery baskets, eggnog & firewood. 4 versatile CSA programs. Farm dinners and free farm tasting events throughout the season. Open Memorial Day - December 24; 9am to 6:30 pm.
Killam and Bassette Farmstead, LLC -- 14 Tryon Street, S. Glastonbury, CT 06073; 860-833-0095; Free range eggs, USDA pork & chicken products, blueberries, blackberries, raspberries, strawberries, rhubarb, melons, peaches, apples, plums, pears, grapes, corn, tomatoes, peppers, eggplant, winter & summer squash, onions, carrots, cabbage, asparagus, peas, green & yellow beans, beets, leeks, scallions, Brussels sprouts, collard greens, Swiss chard, bok choy, cucumbers, pickling cucumbers, pumpkins, radishes, spinach, lettuce, broccoli, cauliflower, basil, rosemary, dill and award winning canned goods (pickles, jams, sauces, relishes & chow), 4 versatile CSA programs. Farm dinners & free farm tasting events throughout the season. Open July - August 9am to 6pm--manned, September - June 9am to 6pm--honor system.
Littel Acres Farm Market -- 535 Griswold Street, Glastonbury, CT, 06033; 860-633-1699; Annuals, perennials, apples, plums, nectarines, strawberries, raspberries, apricots, heirloom tomatoes, tomatoes, squash, cucumbers, pickles, corn, melons, variety of herbs, breads, pies, jams, jelly, salsa, dressings, honey, crafts, soft serve ice cream, fritters, bakery.
Riverview Farms Fall Festival @Robb's Farm -- 91 Wassuc Road, S. Glastonbury, CT 06073; 860 657-9197. Corn maze, hayrides, pumpkin bounce, petting zoo, & baby chicks. Farm pressed Natural cider. Apples, pumpkins, eggs, maple syrup and candy, honey, jams, salsa, crafts, & Ghana Baskets. Hay bales and corn stalks, sun flowers, apple fritters. Birthday parties, school tours, group tours. Haunted Corn Maze, Seasonal. Friday 12pm-6pm, Saturday-Sunday 9am-6pm
Robb's Farm, LLC -- 91 Wassuc Road, S. Glastonbury, CT 06073; 860-657-8235; Brown eggs, homemade ice cream. April-Christmas Tuesday-Thursday 6pm-dark; Friday-Sunday 2pm-dark. Also includes Graceful Acres with locally grown greenhouse plants and garden center.
Rose's Berry Farm, LLC--Home Farm -- 295 Matson Hill Road, S. Glastonbury, CT 06073; 860-633-7467; pick-your-own blueberries, blackberries, strawberries, & raspberries, apples, pumpkins, Christmas trees. Annuals, cut flowers, honey, maple syrup, jam, vinegar, salsa, June-December; hours vary. Breakfast with a view, Sundays only one week before Father's Day to end of October 8 am-1pm.
Rose's Berry Farm, LLC--Farm Stand -- 1200 Hebron Avenue, Glastonbury, CT 06033; 860-633-7467; pick-your-own and Picked items available. Strawberries, raspberries, blackberries, blueberries, peaches, apples, pears, lettuce, squash, pumpkins, tomatoes, peas, beans, eggplant, basil, jams, salsa, vinegar, pasteurized cider, pies, tea breads, annuals, cut flowers. Seasonal; daily hours vary.
Scotts Orchard and Nursery, LLC -- 1838 New London Turnpike, Glastonbury,06033; 860 633-8681; pick-your-own apples, peaches, pears, baked goods, annuals, perennials, trees, shrubs, local honey, local vegetables, cheese, jams, jellies, eggs, Maple syrup, blueberries, raspberries, cider, pumpkins, gourds, fall weekend horse drawn rides, fall school field trips, Christmas Trees & Wreaths, kissing balls, roping, cemetery boxes, table arrangements. March 15- December 23; 8am-6pm.
The Old Cider Mill -- 1287 Main Street Glastonbury, CT 06033 Visit this historic site to sample fall at its best. The oldest continually running Cider Mill in the USA! We offer fresh pressed cider, locally grown apples, pumpkins, mums, sunflowers, and ice cream. Our General Store carries organic and local honey, maple syrup, granola and crafts. Petting zoo and baby chicks to hold. Wednesdays –Fridays 12pm-6pm, Saturday-Sunday 9am-6pm. Apple Fritters only on weekends and Columbus Day
Thompson Street Farm, LLC – 49 Thompson Street, S. Glastonbury, 06073; 860 657 4361; Sat. 10-1pm at the Glastonbury Farmers’ Market on Hubbard Green July-Oct. No onsite farm stand, pre-orders for pickup only. Micro-greens (small baby greens, pea tendrils, arugula, wasabi, horseradish, Red Russian kale, Purple radish), herbs, basil, parsley, oregano, mint, sage, rosemary, leafy greens, Chinese spinach, arugula, baby red Russian Kale, lettuce, tomatoes, hand crafted herbal, floral fruit and vegetable soaps, jams, hand sewn gifts made with lavender. Farmers Pledge with CT-NOFA.
Walnut Ledge Farm, 360 Matson Hill Rd, 860-633-2286; http://www.walnutledgefarm.com/
Hours are Friday, Saturday and Monday 8am-1pm; Tuesday through Thursday 8am-1pm and 4pm-7pm; produce blueberries, chestnuts, garlic, onions and vegetables and maple syrup varieties (original, cinnamon and vanilla infused). Off-season-by appointment
Wind-Gait Farm -- 45 Hi-Gait Farms Road, S. Glastonbury, CT 06073; 860-659-3426; Mohair yarns and fiber; Nubian Goats; goat milk soap; white Angora Goats. Call for more information.
Wind Hill Community Farm -- 3006 Hebron Ave, Glastonbury, 06033; 860 657 4345; A nonprofit community-based farm with the mission of promoting local produce. Small CSA Available using organic principles, range of common vegetables. Bi-monthly chef demonstrations, educational programming, community garden with raised beds available for rental to organic gardeners.
Woodland Farm LLC -- 615 Woodland Street, S. Glastonbury, CT 06073; 860-430-9942; Apples, pears, peaches, nectarines, plums, blueberries, blackberries, raspberries, unpasteurized cider, cut flowers. Open Daily June-December.
Woolly Acres -- 581 Thompson Street, Glastonbury, CT 06033; 860-430-5464; Organic farm offering a wide variety of seasonal fruits, vegetables, herbs, cut flowers, and eggs. Seasonal farm stand -- open 9am-7pm, honor system. Pick-your-own raspberries and currants CSA Available shares available.