Rob and Teresa Schacht
108 Hunts Brook Road
Quaker Hill, CT 06375
2013: Saturdays, 9-12
June 22-October 12
Waterford Town Hall, 15 Rope Ferry Rd., Waterford, CT
CHESTER SUNDAY MARKET
2013: Sundays, 10-1
June 16-October 13
Downtown Chester Center
Opening June 12!
Located @ 108 Hunts Brook Rd.
Quaker Hill, CT 06375
Author Archives: Hunts Brook Farm
The first taste of a ripe tomato is perhaps among one of the most memorable sense memories we have as eaters and advocates of healthful, beautiful food. As farmers, we have a strong connection to all of our crops; tomatoes … Continue reading
Hello, everyone! Sorry we missed you last week… Apparently we were too hot and tired to remember the blog! We’ve been braving the heat and reaping the season’s bounty: early field tomatoes and peppers, eggplants, potatoes, onions, carrots, beets and … Continue reading
When it rains, it pours, at least that’s how it’s been with all the vegetables coming in lately at HBF. Sad to say that snap peas are on their way out (CSA members can glean from the patch tomorrow at … Continue reading
Well, good news – our markets are in full swing and our farmstand has been open for a few weeks. Here’s some details… NIANTIC FARMERS’ MARKET Thursdays, 3-6 Methodist Street parking lot, between Pro-Tek Auto and Niantic Cinema WATERFORD FARMERS’ … Continue reading
My, how the season flies! We can’t believe that it’s almost July! Here’s what you can expect Wednesday (tomorrow) in your CSA pick-up: summer squash and/or zucchini cucumbers or kohlrabi French breakfast radishes carrots Swiss chard scallions herb bundle – … Continue reading
Happy solstice! Here’s what you can expect in your tote this week: sugar snap peas radishes summer squash/zucchini Swiss chard kale head lettuce Napa cabbage carrots garlic scapes herbs: cilantro, dill, parsley Not that you should use all these veggies … Continue reading
We’ve been admiring the farm this season at the ground level, but we gained greater appreciation and a wider perspective after friend-of-the-farm Joel Stocker took some aerial shots of HBF with Digga and Sam on Saturday morning. Take a look!
Welcome back, old and new friends! We’re excited to have our first CSA pick-up this week. You’ll get a first-hand look at what’s been happening at HBF! What a terrific few weeks it has been since the last post. We’re … Continue reading
Greetings from the farm! We have been busy as the bees here at Hunts Brook Farm. It has been a beautiful spring. There are many new projects underway, including a pole barn and a heated 4-season 30×90 greenhouse. These new … Continue reading
Rob Schacht will be “Mr. Media” on Tuesday March 6. First on Suzanne Thompson’s radio show 12:30-1 http://www.wliswmrd.net/outdoors.htm and then Tuesday night on our local Metrocast with Ronna Stuller “Thinking Green” at 7 p.m. …more farm news , we started onions, … Continue reading