August 28, 2014

Woodsong Hollow Farm

Woodsong Hollow Farm, located in Boyertown, Berks County, produces pasture-raised chicken, lamb, goat, pork, eggs, Thanksgiving/Christmas turkey and goose, and sheepskins.  All livestock are raised on pasture and the additional grain they receive is grown without chemicals and is ground and mixed fresh by a local farmer to create a balanced and healthy feed. Sheep [...]

Oley Valley Organics

Oley Valley Organics, located in Oley, Berks County, is a small family run farm specializing in organically grown asparagus, strawberries, and raspberries as well as handmade holiday wreaths. I haven’t visited yet, but I plan to stop by when I get up that way again.  I wish I’d known about them earlier in the season; [...]

Fisher’s Farm Fresh Produce

I was delighted to discover Fisher’s Farm in Oley, Berks County, when I got lost one day on my way to Wholesome Dairy Farms.  Fisher’s is a small roadside stand where they sell their own homegrown fruits and vegetables and occasionally produce from other local area producers.  They are located right on Route 662 where [...]

Prout’s Jollyview Farm

I found out about Prout’s Jollyview Farm in Oley, Berks County, from a friend who lives up that way.  When I heard about their strawberry festival, I decided to drive up.  This farm is waaaaaay off the beaten path.  The drive is gorgeous, just farm after farm.  Unfortunately I got there just as they were [...]

Pasture’s Pride Natural Meats

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Pasture’s Pride is a farm in Kutztown, Berks County, that specializes in natural, pasture raised meats.  I ordered a batch of 10 chickens that I picked up last September, and I am keeping them in mind for beef when we run out of our current supply.   I drove out to Kutztown one foggy fall [...]