Tour a Farm

Take a Tour…

…of a local farm in Connecticut. The Willimantic Food Co-op has fresh produce and locally made products from many local farmers and producers in Connecticut. Take a look around here to get a mini-tour of some our producers’ farms and facilities.

Beltane Farm

59 Taylor Bridge Rd Lebanon, CT (860) 887-4709

Sundays, 11:00am – 3:00pm
October 11th – December 20th

Directions can be found here. Their website is http://www.beltanefarm.com

Beltane Farm Invites You To taste the Farm’s offering of Autumn Cheeses!
Cheeses this season include our award winning Fresh Chevre, Seasonal Cheese Spreads, French style ripened cheeses, Feta, & a variety of aged 2-3 month old raw milk cheeses as well as our Yogurt! Enjoy our seasonal tasting house and local cider. Directions available at Beltane farm to nearby vineyards as well as to Cato Corner Farm (New England’s Best Jersey Cow Milk Cheeses.) Relax by the pond, meet the goats, & see the cheese being made.


Beltane Farm has regular open houses. Come walk around and enjoy the scenery.

Surprise! A baby goat!

The Solar Bake!

Shundahai Farm

253 Maple Road Storrs, CT (860) 429-0695

Directions can be found here. Their website is http://www.shundahaifarm.com/

We are a small family farm of 5 acres established in 2009. We picked our name, Shundahai, from the Western Shoshone tribe, because we felt drawn to its meaning: “Peace and Harmony with all Creation.” It captures the spirit in which we try to farm and live.

Mountain Dairy

50 Stearns Road Storrs, CT (860) 423-9289

Monday – Friday: 8am – 5pm
Saturday & Sunday: Closed Their website is http://mountaindairy.com

The Stearns family has been producing and processing milk on their farm in Storrs since 1871.
A complete dairy facility, all production and processing is done in one facility to ensure farm fresh delivery of quality products to homes, institutions and stores.

Tobacco Road Farm

373 Tobacco St Lebanon, CT (860) 423-4834

Saturday Storrs Farmer’s Market

Directions can be found here.

Former Co-op staff became full time organic farmers and are now one of the Co-op’s biggest local produce suppliers.

Tobacco Road Farm was featured in an article in the New York Times, December 9, 2007. To read the article on the Times website, please click here.

Article on SproutGarden’s website


Bryan & Clara Mae of Tobacco Road Farm.

Tobacco Road Farm’s Greenhouse

Tobacco Road Farm’s Chard

Baldwin Brook Farm

Canterbury, CT (860) 546-2137

Their email is cmnewt at sbcglobal.net

Raw Milk and eggs

Wayne’s Organic Farm

1080 Plainfield Pike PO Box 154 Oneco, CT (860) 564-7987

Their website is http://www.waynesorganicgarden.com/

Certified organic since 1989, we grow and sell a large variety of vegetables,specializing in fingerling potatoes, garlic, onions, heirloom tomatoes, and many other delicious items.

Sweet Acre Farm

28 Taylor Bridge Road Lebanon, CT (860) 531-0094

Their website is http://sweetacrefarm.com/

Charlotte Ross and Jonathan Janeway, started Sweet Acre Farm in 2011 on one acre of land in Mansfield, CT producing vegetables, chicken, and maple syrup (hence sweet acre). This season we are working a two acre field in Lebanon where we will expand our vegetable production (Organic Certification pending) along with a some chicken and egg production and our first two goats!

Himmelstein Farm

Lebanon, CT

Philomel Gardens

Preston, CT (860) 887-6898

Their website is http://www.localharvest.org/philomel-gardens-M43503

We are a small family farm located on a scenic drive in Preston, CT. Our gardens and fields are managed using biodynamic and organic methods. We offer both a summer and winter CSA, culinary herbs, herbal tea blends and beeswax and honey products. We have recently welcomed two heifer cows to our farm, Sophia and Bella. They are Randall linebacks, a heritage breed from the hills of Vermont.

Birdsong Farm

Hampton, CT (860) 455-0541

Ladies of Levita Road

262 Exeter Rd Lebanon, CT

Cow milk and yogurt.

Full Moon Farm

314 Station Road Hampton, CT (860) 455-1196

Certified Organic vegetables.

High Hill Orchard

170 Fleming Rd Meriden, CT (203) 294-0276

Their website is http://highhillorchard.info/Home_Page.php

Ecologically grown apples and pears

Still River Farm

Coventry, CT (860) 742-5717

Vegetable and Wheat.

Cato Corner Farm

178 Cato Corner Rd. Colchester, CT (860) 537-3884

Saturdays from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. & Sundays from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Their website is http://www.catocornerfarm.com/

Award winning cow milk cheese.

Mountain Dairy

50 Stearns Road Storrs, CT (860) 423-9289

Monday through Friday 8 am – 5 pm Their website is http://www.mountaindairy.com/

Hurst Farm

Andover, CT

Provider Farm

30 Woodbridge Road Salem, CT

Their website is http://providerfarm.com/

Provider Farm is located at the historic Woodbridge Farm property in Salem, Connecticut. We grow our vegetables chemical free on 14 beautiful acres of healthy, happy soil, and use our 20 acres of biodynamically managed pasture to raise our herd of heirloom cattle. The rock walls surrounding our fields remind us that there have been farmers feeding their community here at Provider Farm dating all the way back to the early 1800’s.

Video of Rob and Ann’s Full Moon Farm in Hampton, CT from Annie’s Homegrown©

We are in the process of creating video tours of our local producers, farms and facilities. Many of our producers have tours and open houses. Contact one for more information.

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