A guide to living local in New Hampshire

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CSA Farms

(Community Supported Agriculture)

A CSA is a system by which community members can purchase a share from a local farm and periodically receive vegetables and other agricultural products throughout the farming season. The following farms offer CSA membership opportunities. Call or visit online for availability. For more information on local CSA farms, visit localharvest.org.

Barrett Hill Farm

450 Fitchburg Road, Mason
878-4022; barretthill@myfairpoint.net; barretthillfarm.com

See website for program specifics. 15-week program running from June into the fall. Four different package options to fit needs.

Bee Fields Farm

555 Abbott Hill Road, Wilton
654-1097; beefieldsfarm.com

Organic and biodynamic practices, year-round CSA, vegetables, hand-crafted herbal products.

Benedikt Dairy

97 Shirley Hill Road, Goffstown
801-6839; info@benediktdairy.com; benediktdairy.com

Raw milk, raw whipping cream, raw aged cheese and yogurt from rotationally grazed, certified organic 100 % grass-fed Jersey cows, soy-free eggs from certified organic, pasture-raised chickens. Rolling 20-week membership. Sign up any time of year. Drop-off locations at Normanton Farm in Litchfield and Tuckaway Farm in Lee.

Brookdale Fruit Farm

41 Broad St., Hollis
465-2240; brookdalefruitfarm.com

Market share program allows choice of products, works on debit card basis in dollar increments that can be used for fruits and vegetables, plants, eggs, honey and pick-your-own. Members receive additional specials and discounts via email.

Brookford Farm

250 West Road, Canterbury
742-4084; brookfordfarm.com

Certified organic vegetables, grass fed dairy (raw milk, soft and hard cheese, yogurt, cream, kefir, buttermilk, butter) pasture raised beef, pork and broilers, pasture raised eggs, flour, bread and organic maple syrup. Year-round distribution to central and southern NH.

Charmingfare Farm CSA

774 High St., Candia
483-5623; visitthefarm.com

Quality produce offered in a fill-your-bag manner, with members choosing only what is wanted, May through October. Meat and eggs available for separate purchase.

Country Dreams Farm

855 Brookline Road, Mason
882-3086; countrydreamsfarmnh.com

Family-operated farm offering wide variety of greens and other vegetables available June through October. Shares for all sizes of households.

Dirty Girl CSA

25 Linden St., Manchester; Location: 22 Buxton School Road, Weare
326-8729; dirtygirlcsa@gmail.com; dirtygirlcsa.com

35 types of vegetables, eggs grown without the use of synthetic pesticides and fertilizers. 10-week and 15-week shares, both starting in June. Pick-up locations in Nashua, Manchester and Weare

Evandale Farm LLC

424 Tilton Hill Road, Pittsfield

Vegetables, meat, eggs, herbs, mushrooms, baked goods, flowers and other value-added foods. June through November.

Fresh Start Farms (New American Farmers Co-operative)

434 Lake Avenue, second floor, Manchester
296-0443; facebook.com/freshstartfarmsnh

Fresh produce including a large variety of regional favorites and occasional specialty ethnic crops June through October. Products grown by the New American Farmers Cooperative, 9-member cooperative of refugee producers, growing spray-free in Dunbarton. Pick-up sites in Manchester, Bedford, Derry, Londonderry, Merrimack, Newmarket and Salem.

Harrison’s Poultry Farm

264 Tower Hill Road, Candia

Broiler chickens, eggs, honey, maple products.

Heathfield Farm

15 Nottingham Road, Deerfield
714-8775; heathfieldfarm.wordpress.com

Flexible membership with diverse vegetables and fruits, eggs and grass-fed meats available June through October

Holland Farm

269 Osgood Road, Milford
673-0667; hollandfarmcsa.com

Vegetable CSA with pick-up once per week, Tuesday through Saturday, mid-June through Sept. 16 pick-ups. Also available for sale at the farm: eggs, roaster chicken, raw goat milk, goat cheese, Earthlings Granola, goat milk soap. Spraying only organic-approved products

J&F Farms

120 Chester Road, Derry
437-0535; jandffarms.net

Package vegetable program during summer months, varies weekly. Farm offers weekly packages with milk, eggs, chicken, beef, pork during winter months.

Lewis Farm and Greenhouses

192 Silk Farm Road, Concord
228-6230; lewisfarmconcord.com

Seasonal vegetables, starter plants, flowers, farm tours, pick-your-own.

Local Harvest CSA

75 South Main St., Unit 7, PMB 518, Concord;
Location: 274 Pleasant St., Concord
731-5955; localharvestnh.com

Spring, summer and fall shares. Organic bread share; organic pork and poultry share. Members can join for any combination of spring, summer and fall with add-ons of bread and meat. Six certified organic farms work together to provide fresh, local produce to Concord, Bedford and Manchester areas.

McLeod Bros. Orchard

749 North River Road, Milford
673-3544; mcleodorchards.com

Variety of summer and fall fruits, vegetables, herbs and flowers. Full season, 15-week membership and an apple season membership for 7 weeks. Pick-ups are Monday and Friday afternoons.

Middle Branch Farm

280 Colburn Road, New Boston
487-2540; middlebranchfarm.com

Organic vegetables, natural grass-fed beef, lamb, pork and poultry, May through November.

Miles Smith Farm

56 Whitehouse Road, Loudon
783-5159; milessmithfarm.com

Beef, pork, lamb, chicken, dairy. Available year-round. Mixed cuts for beef, pork and lamb are available, including roasts, steaks, ground meat products. Chicken is whole. Meats picked up monthly; dairy picked up weekly.

Normanton Farms

55 Charles Bancroft Hwy, Litchfield
377-7138; stevenormanton.com

Certified organic vegetables in full or half share sizes, June through October, as well as beef, pork, chicken and eggs available.

Oasis Springs Farm

930-1294; oasisspringsfarm.com

Year-round hydroponic produce includes lettuce, kale, chard and herbs. Pick-up locations in Nashua.

Red Manse Farm

5 Pittsfield Road, Loudon
435-9943; redmansefarm.com

Full range of certified organic vegetables, maple syrup, tree fruit, shiitake mushrooms. Summer CSA from June to September; fall CSA from October to December. Traditional CSA offers satellite pick-up locations in Laconia, Northwood, Hooksett and Alton.

River Round Heirlooms, LLC

20 Peaslee Road, Weare

All-heirloom seasonal vegetables, fruits, flowers and herbs, June through September.

Shirley Farm

106 Shirley Hill Road, Goffstown

Weekly box of certified organic produce and herbs. Flowers and extra greens available. June through October.

Stone Wall Farm

97 McCrillis Road, Nottingham
679-8101; ospreycoveorganicfarm.blogspot.com

Certified organic farm offering eggs and about 60-70 different types of veggies and herbs. Membership year from June to October.

Trombly Gardens at Sunny Prairie Farm

150 North River Road, Milford
673-0647; tromblygardens.com

Flexible options, quality fruits and vegetables, meat shares available.

Warner River Produce

119 Duston Road, Webster
491-4203; facebook.com/WarnerRiverOrganics

Market-style CSA allows members to choose products they receive. Wide variety of produce, fresh and dried culinary and medicinal herbs and peppers, shiitake mushrooms, honey, value added products as well as limited tree fruit production.

Webster Ridge Farm

1482 Pleasant St., Webster
648-2595; websterridge.com

Year-round humanely raised and principally grass-fed meat CSA offering beef, pork and chicken.

Wilson Farm

144 Charles Bancroft Highway, Litchfield
882-5551; wilsonfarm.com

Small or large shares of vegetables, fruits, goodies and specials. Fish and flower shares also available.

Work Song Farm

124 Beech Hill Road, Hopkinton
219-0297; worksongfarm.com

Diverse mix of certified organic vegetables, herbs and flowers. Full and half shares available. Summer shares June through October; winter shares start in November. Two share sizes; two pick-up days; two locations.