The Hickories’ farmers will host Farm and Animal Tours on April 26th, May 17th, and May 31st featuring lambs, goat kids, and piglets, to share the joys of spring on the farm. Sign up on the website (www.thehickories.org) for a guided tour and for more information about the Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) Program. Space is limited. Farm and Animal Tours are free to CSA members, but general admission is $10 per person.
Our hardworking farmers cultivate many of the most beautiful and lively environments in Ridgefield, CT. This summer, The Hickories Organic Farm offers the opportunity to develop your professional artistic eye with the guidance of Jean Linville, a local photographer, artist, writer, and arts educator. We also hope you share with us the fruits of your effort! Participants in any of our Sunday sessions will have the opportunity to submit work to a fall art exhibition at The Hickories.
Fairfield County has a surprising number of organic farm stands, including two new ones in Stamford and Wilton. Between the farmers’ markets and farm stands, it’s now easier than ever to find a local food source convenient to you. This guide will be updated throughout the summer to reflect late openings.
Ridgefield’s farmers’ market at 88 Danbury Road is open Fridays from 2pm to 6pm, beginning on June 11 and runs every week through October 1, 2010. CT and Hudson Valley growers who use sustainable and healthy growing practices are participants … Read more