River Berry Farm

River Berry Farm is a family owned organic small fruit and vegetable farm operating on the Lamoille River in Fairfax, Vermont since 1992. We are Jane Sorensen, David Marchant and our two children, Huck and Ada, along with our farm crew of 8 - 10 seasonal employees. We grow 50 acres of organic vegetables, 3 acres of organic strawberries, 1 1/2 acres of organic raspberries, 18,000 square feet of greenhouse crops and 100 organic layer chickens.

We market our produce through our on-farm stand and CSA, the Burlington Farmers Market, local health food stores and to regional markets via Deep Root Organic Growers Cooperative. Our farm stand is open from May 1st through Halloween from 8 am to 6 pm everyday.

The season starts off with the greenhouses opening May 1st with annual and perennial flower transplants and organic vegetable and herb transplants. Then organic strawberries ripen for pick your own around the third week of June followed by summer and fall bearing raspberries. The stand is well stocked with organic vegetables as they ripen in the field. We use many season extension techniques to keep the produce available as early and for as long as we can. Great fresh eggs from our organic layers are available at the stand all season.


Listing last updated on Feb 21, 2012

CSA Sign-Up anytime, email us your mailing address for a flyer. Bedding Plants: Flowers, organic vegetable and herb starts. May 1 - mid June. Organic Strawberries and Raspberries: late June - October. Organic Vegetables: as they ripen, mid June - Halloween. Wholesale Winter Storage Crops: Sign-up in October, one day pick-up in November.

Season:  May through October

Type:  single farm

Since:  2004

# of Shares:  160

Full Share:  $250/year with option to add at $100 increments.

Work Req?  No

Schedule and Location:

City Hall Park in Burlington, Vermont
Saturdays 8:30 am to 2:00 pm
mid May to last weekend on October.

Schedule and Location:

River Berry Farm 191 Goose Pond Road Fairfax, VT 05454
Open everyday 8 am - 6 pm
Organic Strawberries: mid June - early July
Organic Raspberries: early July - October

Schedule and Location:

River Berry Farm stand is open everyday 8 am - 6 pm.
The stand goes self-serve in early July.

Full range of organic vegetables along with organic strawberries and raspberries. We are willing to deliver within a 30 mile radium of the farm. Beyond that, please contact our cooperative of organic growers, Deep Root.

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I have been a CSA member for many years. Farm offers wide variety of organic produce, plants, and flowers, at very reasonable prices. You can save even more with CSA membership. Farmers are very kind.

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