Browntown Farms, the 348 acres, was founded June 13, 1908 by my grandfather Sandy Brown and his brother-in-law Collins Jackson. They purchased this property for $1,200.00 and paid $1.50 for the tax The farm is located in Southside Virginia and was a market for local residents for eggs, milk, butter, fruits and vegetables, as well as meats.. In 1912, the farm was divided with other family members leaving my grandfather with114 acres . Tobacco became the biggest cash crop and remained so for many years. I am a third generational farmer and retired from protective services. I initiated a pilot program of vegetable farming for two years. I have had success with this endeavor and my customers have repeatedly classified my produce as first class. I have built a chicken house and raised approximately one-half acre of produce. This year I have decided to expand my business and become a part of the Community Supported Agriculture Program.

Listing last updated on Nov 15, 2013

Season:  May through November

Type:  single farm

Since:  2009

Share Prices:  NA

Work Req?  No

Schedule and Location:

Collard Greens are ready for your Thanksgiving

Call 434-848-2016 for large orders, We deliver.

Latest Reviews

My family and I have enjoyed a variety of produce from the Browntown Farms and every thing was magnificent from the sweet juicy watermelons to the tender green collards.... [more]

See All Reviews