Holcomb Farm CSA will now be delivering full CSA shares, pre-boxed and ready for pick up in New Britain, CT – just over the West Hartford town line, at 38 Forest Street, New Britain. Spread the word, but don’t delay – our season begins on June 15, 2016 for these box […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on New Britain is a New CSA Pick Up Location for 2016
Farmer Joe O’Grady will be selling produce from Holcomb Farm at this Saturday’s Holiday Farmer’s Market at Lost Acres Vineyard. Here’s an opportunity for you to purchase local products for yourself, or for those special people on your gift list. A partial list of the produce from Holcomb Farm available includes, but is not limited […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Holcomb Farm at Lost Acres Vineyard Holiday Market
It may important to know your doctor or your lawyer or your children’s teacher, but I’d argue that the most important people in your life might be those that grow your food. KNOW YOUR FARMER! It’s not only a snazzy bumper sticker, it is an integral part of a healthy life. Here they are, 2014’s […]Continue Reading... 4 Comments.
Spring, that notorious procrastinator, has finally come! Hopefully summer will be a tad more punctual, but no matter, the snow is gone and the time to eat local is fast approaching! The crew and I have been hard at work for weeks getting ready for the summer CSA. Spinach, onions, lettuce, carrots, scallions, hakurei […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Hello from Joe, Farm Manager at Holcomb Farm
On Saturday March 1st, Joe O’Grady begins as Holcomb Farm’s Farm Manager. We started the search for a new Farm Manager a couple months ago, when we discovered that our current Farm Manager, Karen Pettinelli, had a family situation that would not allow her to work at Holcomb Farm this year in a full-time capacity. […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Holcomb Farm Welcomes Joseph O’Grady as the New Farm Manager
Hi All, I just had an update from one of our 2013 crew members that he is on his way out to Colorado to try farming in the Big West – but first he wanted to send us some of the crew photos from the season. They were so cute I had to share: Thanks […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on A bit of sunshine for the winter – check out these cute crew pics from 2013!
Hi Everyone, Last week of the Summer CSA, crazy! Don’t miss this week, we have so much wonderful produce to share 🙂 It never feels like the end for me, as the Summer CSA Season so quickly turns into the Winter CSA Season – which is also already a Summer CSA season as we are […]Continue Reading... 1 Comment.
The annual meeting of the town and family members of Holcomb Farm, Inc. will be held on Monday, June 10, 2013 at 7:00 PM in The Workshop at Holcomb Farm, 113 Simsbury Road, West Granby, CT. A report from the Board of Directors will be presented, as will a vote to elect new Board Directors. […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Notice of Annual Meeting of Members of Holcomb Farm, Inc.
Welcome to the new Holcomb Farm website! We’ve worked hard to create a site that shows the vibrant future of the Farm, while also honoring its past. PLEASE HELP US CONTINUE TO IMPROVE THE SITE! If you find a glitch, an error, a broken link, any problem at all, please use the Contact Form to […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Dear Site Visitor…
We recently asked our Farm Manager, Karen Pettinelli, how she was enjoying her “time off” after the busy farming season. She looked surprised! “Time off?” she said with a grin. “We’re still pretty busy!” Karen went on to explain that her days are full from dawn to dusk doing… farming! Winter Share vegetables continue to be […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on What Do Farmers Do In Winter?
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