We are a small, diversified family farm in Western Maryland here to provide our community with fresh safe food, and a friendly neighborhood farm. Specializing in Certified Naturally Grown produce, berries and mushrooms, you can find us at local farmers markets, in area restaurants, and through our CSA. We also offer fresh seasonal cut flowers!
In addition to veggies and gourmet mushrooms, we offer pastured pork. Our pigs are born and raised on the farm, free of antibiotics and artificial growth hormones, grazed in season and fed a custom feed blend, produce seconds and hay. We offer halves, wholes and a sampler box as well as by the cut at the farmers markets we attend.
Offering internships and educational programs too!
2019 Internship- accepting applications now! Half and whole hogs available, Pastured Pork Sampler Box, $115 Sign up for 2019 CSA season coming soon!
Season: May through November
Type: single farm
# of Shares: 50
Full Share: Flexible CSA style, $250-$1000/year
Work Req? No
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Schedule and Location:
Oakland Mt. Fresh Pavilion Wednesday, Saturday 10a.m.-1 p.m.
Morgantown, Spruce Street 8:30-12 noon Saturdays
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