Handance Farm

Handance Farm is a small permaculture farm operated since 1986 by Brian and Pat Bush We grow a wide assortment of vegetables , flowers and culinary and medicinal herbs.We are a mom and pop operation, but work with volunteers who wish to learn these skills. We produce many heirloom vegetable varieties as we have for 26 years, saving some of our own seed.We have stopped disturbing our soil and soil organisims by tillage- prefer no til and less disruptive soil practices. We grow in harmony with nature,understanding our farm is an entire ecosystem ,surrounded by a larger ecosystem(our planet) and we are always seeking balance.Farm decisions are based on that holistic view. We use no chemicals , and use natural ways of fertilizing, mulching and pest control -choosing only OMRI approved materials as inputs when necessary. We offer a portion of our harvest for sale as CSA shares from May till Sept ,with an option for Oct. This is our 19th year of CSA! Besides through our CSA, our veggies are available on Sat mornings at the Greensboro Farmers Curb Market -on Lindsey St -where we celebrate being a part of our local food community


Listing last updated on Mar 28, 2014

Shares for 2014 CSA available. Treat your household to a healthy season of fresh produce. We grow the tastiest varieties of many familiar vegetables,and also some items you might be less familiar with.This helps us with development of new crops in our changing climate. We provide receipes and suggestions for preparing your harvest share each week. Choice of pickup Thurs AM at the farm or Sat Am at the Greensboro Farmers Curb Market.Be a part of our farm harvest for the 2014 growing season.

Season:  May through September

Type:  single farm

Since:  1996

# of Shares:  30

Full Share:  390year-20 weeks 120 year -20 weeks flower share 100 year for 5 week fall share

Work Req?  No

Schedule and Location:

Greensboro Farmers Curb Mkt-greensboro NC Sat 7AM -12 Pm
(corner Lindsey andYanceyville St)

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I have been benefiting from Handance for years, ever since they first started selling at the farmers market. As a matter of fact they introduced me to organic vegetables, and I never looked back.... [more]

I joined the Handance CSA for the first time this past year after hearing about and seeing all of the wonderful produce my neighbors were bringing home each week in their bag.... [more]

I agree with Ms. Travis that these "purveyors" need to be more polite to customers and vendors alike. They get a thumbs down for the rude way they treat some customers and vendors.... [more]

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