Author Archives: Hunts Brook Farm

About Hunts Brook Farm

Hunts Brook Farm is a small family farm in Quaker Hill, CT. We grow vegetables, cut flowers, herbs, fruit, and berries and are continuing to grow every year! We use organic practices, although we are not certified. We have a CSA, a farm stand, and also go to local farmers markets.

Spring into 2017 with HBF!

With the first round of seedlings germinating in our greenhouse, we’re excited for the growing season ahead and bringing more healthy beautiful food to you from Quaker Hill, CT! We wanted to let you – our friends, our family, our community – know … Continue reading

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Transplant and transplant some more!

And it begins. It starts in February with thousands of tiny plants and all of our time consumed by cultivating and coddling teeny tiny seedings. Giving them the nutrition, sunlight, warmth, and water that they need to grow big and … Continue reading

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New Beginnings

Each year, in the spring, it feels like a new beginning. Not just for farmers, but for all life where the winters are cool. There is so much magic in the new beginning of each spring. It’s a chance to … Continue reading

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2016 PLANT SALE!!

  Hi friends, We hope you had a relaxing and peaceful winter. The 2016 farm season is well on its way and we have solidified the dates for our annual plant sale! Come and join us at the farm on Saturday … Continue reading

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July 15, 2015 ~ CSA Week 5

It’s July. The month of extreme exhaustion on every farm. Let’s just say this weeks post is short!! Here are the goodies you can expect in this magical July share: head lettuce dandelion greens… delicious recipe here zucchini zephyr cucumbers tomatoes cippolini … Continue reading

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Wednesday, July 8, 2015 ~ CSA week 4

Summer. It is definitely summer. And a summer’s sun is worth the having. I, Nicole, have personally been thoroughly enjoying this humid, sweaty summer weather. The plants seem to adore it as well. The farm is looking fantastic and just … Continue reading

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Wednesday, July 8, 2015 ~ CSA week 4

Summer. It is definitely summer. And a summer’s sun is worth the having. I, Nicole, have personally been thoroughly enjoying this humid, sweaty summer weather. The plants seem to adore it as well. The farm is looking fantastic and just … Continue reading

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