Category Archives: Events & Activities

  • 2016 Fresh Turkeys – Orders Now Being Taken

    Posted on October 14, 2016 by Jill in CSA, Events & Activities, Featured, Local Interest.

    Holcomb Farm CSA is once again taking orders for farm-fresh turkeys from Ekonk Hill Turkey Farm in Moosup, CT.  Ekonk Hill Farm raises their poultry from day old chicks, in open green pasture with free access to feed and shelter and full access to shelter, green grass and fresh air.  For more information on Ekonk […]

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  • Fall Photo Mini Sessions at Holcomb Farm

    Posted on September 12, 2016 by Jill in CSA, Events & Activities, Featured, Local Interest.
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  • COOKING DEMO TOMORROW AT THE FARM!!

    Posted on July 8, 2016 by Joe O'Grady in CSA, Events & Activities, Featured.

      Plan to pick up your share this Saturday the 9th at Noon in the farm store and you’ll be treated to a cooking demo by our Simply Fresh food blogger Julie Wern.  Sample what’s cooking and leave with some fresh ideas on how to use cucumbers, zucchini and potatoes. (we’re still a couple weeks away […]

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  • Holcomb Farm’s Annual Progressive Dinner

    Posted on May 1, 2016 by Jill in Events & Activities, Featured, Local Interest.

      Tickets are now on sale for this fun and delicious community event. Saturday, June 4, 2016, from 6:00pm – 10:00pm. Visit our web page for further information AND to purchase your tickets. Progressive Dinner for Holcomb Farm  

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  • Hawk and Owl Program

    Posted on April 28, 2016 by Jill in Events & Activities, Local Interest.

    We’re sharing information on a program sponsored by the Friends of F.H. Cossitt Library. Date:  Tuesday, May 10, 2016 Time:  6:30 pm Place:  The Workshop at Holcomb Farm, 113 Simsbury Road, West Granby Registration:  SPACE IS  LIMITED – call ahead to attend.  Call 860.844.5275 or 860.653.8958. This event is  sponsored by the Friends of F.H. […]

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  • from Granby Public Library – The Buzz About Bees

    Posted on April 13, 2016 by Jill in Events & Activities, Local Interest.

    Holcomb Farm is happy to share information about this program: The Buzz About Bees – Monday, April 18, 2016, 6:30pm at Salmon Brook Pound House, sponnsored by The Granby Public Library. Click on these documents for more information: BUZZ ABOUT BEES FLYER BUZZ ABOUT BEES FLYER (2)

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  • Holcomb Farm is back in action!

    Posted on March 11, 2016 by Joe O'Grady in CSA, Events & Activities, Featured.

    Wayo! Wayo! The Lion awakes again! The seeds have all been ordered, amendments and fertilizers are coming next week, the farm crew is returning to work, and energy is returning to our Farm.  The greenhouse is hot and starting to fill with seedlings (leeks, some flowers, parsley and other herbs) and preparations for the coming […]

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  • Tree Care 101 hosted by Granby Public Library

    Posted on March 4, 2016 by Jill in Events & Activities, Featured, Local Interest.

    Thursday, March 10, 2016, 6:30pm at the Salmon Brook Park House, sponsored by the Granby Public Library. The program presenters include a panel of certified arborists:  Rick Daniels and Mike DeSantos from Bartlett Tree Experts, Rich Cartier with Rainbow Treecare Scientific Advancements, and Jeff Thomas, Grimshaw Tree Service. The panel will offer a Powerpoint presentation […]

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  • Final Week of the “Summer” CSA

    Posted on October 27, 2015 by Joe O'Grady in CSA, Events & Activities, Featured.

    Just a reminder here that this is the final week of the Summer CSA season, with Saturday, October 31st being the last day to get your vegetable share.  This Wednesday, the 28th is the final Box Share pick up. The first Winter CSA pick up will be 10am to 2pm at the CSA barn on […]

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  • Tomatoes in a Jar

    Posted on October 13, 2015 by Jill in CSA, Events & Activities, Featured, Recipes.

    Weather forecasters are calling for the first frost for this weekend, October 17 & 18.  Have no fear, tomatoes from Holcomb Farm CSA can be yours even now, to add to the warm soups and stews you’ll be making. Available for purchase at the Holcomb Farm CSA Farm Store:   The Farm Store is  open […]

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