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Local Farm and Food Directory

by The Staff on September 22, 2011 · 1 comment

 

Bakeries

Bella-Napoli Italian Bakery, 672 New Loudon Road, Latham, 793-0196; 721 River St., Troy, 274-8277. Assorted breads, cookies, pastries.

Berkshire Mt. Bakery, Inc., 367 Park St., Housatonic, Mass., (413) 274-3412. Breads, pizza crusts, cookies, toast crackers.

Bountiful Bread, Stuyvestant Plaza, Albany, 438-3540. Variety of breads.

Bettie’s Cakes, 371 Broadway, Saratoga Springs, 894-117; also at Hoffman’s Playland, 608 New Loudon Road, Latham;  Colonie Center, Albany and two mobile cupcakeries, bettiescakes.com. Bakery and cupcakery featuring a double-decker cupcake bus.

Bread Alone, Route 28, Boiceville, (845) 657-3328; 45 E. Market St., Rhinebeck (845) 876-3108; 22 Mill Hill Road, Woodstock, (845) 679-2108, breadalone.com. Variety of organic, wood-fired breads.

Café Deli-icious, 413 River St., Troy, 271-8787, cafetroy.com. Candies, pastries, cooking classes and more.

Cheesecake Machismo, 293 Hamilton St., Albany, 427-7019. A repertory of 200-plus varities of cheesecake, with a half-dozen or so available in the store at any given time (whole or by the slice). Special orders.

Coccadotts Cake Shop, 1179 Central Ave., Albany, 438-4937, coccadotts.com. Cakes and confections featuring wedding catering and a cupcake truck.

Crisan Bakery & Edible Art Gallery, 197 Lark St., Albany, 445-2727, crisanbakery.com. Artfully crafted cakes, pastries, cookies, spun sugar art, gelato and more.

Fluffalicious, Mobile cupcake truck, Colonie, 376-9203, “A truck, a dream, and lots and lots of cupcakes.”

Perreca’s Bakery, 33 N. Jay St., Schenectady, 372-1875. Variety of breads, cakes and baked goods.  

Perrotta’s Bakery, 766 Pawling Ave., Troy, 283-4711. Variety of baked goods, specialty cookies.

Prinzo’s Bakery, 344 Delaware Ave., Albany, 463-4904.

Rock Hill Bakehouse, 21 Saratoga Road, Gansevoort, 743-1660. Variety of breads.

Schuyler Bakery, 637 3rd Ave., Watervliet, 273-0142. Breads, cakes, baked goods.

Sweet Temptations, 469 Albany Shaker Road, Loudonville, 438-2253, 518getcake.com. Cupcakes, desserts and ice cream, featuring a cupcake truck.

Villa Italia Pasticceria, 226 Broadway, Schenectady, 355-1144. Italian baked goods.

 Brewers, Distillers and Wineries

Amici Vineyard 637 Colonel Burch Road, Valley Valls, 469-0680. New York-grown, hand-crafted, naturally processed wines.

Barrington Brewery, 420 Stockbridge Road, Great Barrington, Mass., (413) 528-8282, barringtonbrewery.net. Variety of handcrafted beers including Berkshire Blonde, Barrington Brown and seasonal selections.

Berkshire Mountain Distillers, Inc., P.O. Box 922, Great Barrington, Mass., (413) 229-0219, berkshiremountaindistillers.com. Ice Glen Vodka, Greylock Gin and Ragged Mountain Rum produced from local spring waters available in restaurants, bars and regional liquor stores.

Brewery Ommegang, 656 County Highway 33, Cooperstown, (800) 544-1809, ommegang.com. Open year-round for tastings and tours. Five award-winning Belgian-style ales. Special events, including concerts, are listed online.

Brookview Station Winery, Goold Orchards,1297 Brookview Station Road, Castleton, 732-7317, 1-88-TO-UNCORK, brookviewstationwinery.com. Semi-sweet/semi-dry and dessert fruit wines, events and wine tastings.

Brown’s Brewing Co., 417 River Street, Troy, 273-2337, brownsbrewing.com. More than 25 different styles of ales ales and lagers brewed on the premises and available in bottles.

CH Evans Brewing at the Albany Pump Station, 19 Quackenbush Square, Albany, 447-9000, evansale.com. Featuring the award-winning Kick Ass Brown, plus cherry brown ale, imperial stout, Bavarian-style wheat beer, Belgian-style double with boysenberries and sour cherries, more.

Colebrook Country Wines, 562 Colebrook Road, Gansevoort, 261-1877, colebrookwines.com. Dry, fruit and dessert wines.

Davidson Brothers, 184 Glen St., Glens Falls, 743-9026. Beer and ale brewed on- and off-site includes IPA, Irish red ale, British brown ale Scotch ale, oatmeal stout and more.

Harvest Spirits, Golden Harvest Farms, 3074 Route 9, Valatie, harvestspirits.com. Apple vodka, brandy.

Hudson-Chatham Winery, 1900 Route 66, Ghent. 392-9463, hudson-chathamwinery.com. Offering award-winning wines from New York state grapes, as well as specialty cheeses, vinegars, jam and maple syrup.

CSAs

The Alleged Farm, 209 Cooke Hollow Road, Valley Falls, 692-9065, theallegedfarm.com. Vegetables, herbs, fruit, pasture-raised meat from Lewis-Waite Farm.

Caretaker Farm, 1210 Hancock Road, Williamstown, Mass., (413) 458-9691, caretakerfarm.org. Sustainably grown produce, beef, pork, free-range eggs, milk.

Denison Farm, 333 Buttermilk Falls Road, Schaghticoke, 664-2510. Vegetables, fruit and eggs. Fennel,edamame and tomatillos as well as beets, celeriac, sugar snap peas, strawberries and more.

Eight Mile Creek Farm, 40 Johnny Cake Hill Road, Westerlo, 966-5468. Vegetables, herbs, chicken, eggs, fruit, beef, hay, pasture.  – left message x 2. (no mention of farm on outgoing message)

The Farm at Miller’s Crossing, 81 Roxbury Road, Hudson, 851-2331. Vegetables, grass-fed beef.

Farm Girl Farm, Pumpkin Hollow Road, South Egremont, Mass., (413) 528-1952, farmgirlfarm.com. Seasonal vegetables and fruits, pick your own herbs and flowers.

Free Bird Farm, 497 McKinley Road, Palatine Bridge, 673.8822, freebirdorganicfarm.com. Organic produce and eggs.

Fog and Thistle Farm, 4872 State Route 9G, Germantown, 537-6139. Seasonal vegetables.

Hand Hollow Farm, 402 Hand Hollow Road, East Chatham, 794-0176. Vegetables, eggs, cut flowers, herbs.

Hand in Hand Community Farm, 59 Rifle Range Road, Colonie, 250-8141. Produce. 100-percent heirloom vegetables; members required to share work on the farm.

Hawthorne Valley Farm, 327 County Route 21C, Ghent, 672-4465. Vegetables, raw milk, cheese, yogurt, pork, beef, baked goods, sauerkraut.

Homestead Farm, 3842 State Route 2, Cropseyville, 279-9867. Vegetables.

Jus-Lin Farms, Duanesburg, juslinfarms.com, 280-8904. Fruits, veggies and herbs, including: sweet corn, salad greens, melons, pumpkins, potatoes, tomatoes and more.

Kilpatrick Family Farm, Middle Granville, 642-4713, kilpatrickfamilyfarm.com. Four-season organic vegetables.

Little Seed Gardens, Chatham, 392-0063. Vegetables, herbs, flowers, sod, cover crops.

Monkshood Nursery, 2336 County Route 21, Valatie, 758-7958. Vegetables, herbs, eggs, winter greens.

Old Scidmore Farm, Saratoga Springs, 584-7808. Vegetables, herbs, edible flowers.

Otter Hook Farms, New Baltimore, 239-6049, otterhookfarms.com. Organic produce, free-range eggs and poultry.

Patroon Land Farm, 153 Ketchum Road, Voorheesville, 339-5726. Vegetables, herbs, melons.

Red Oak Farm of Stuyvesant, 1921 Route 9, Stuyvesant, 799-2052. Vegetables, herbs, fruit, dried teas and eggs.

Roxbury Farm, LLC., 2501 Route 9H, Kinderhook, 758-8558. Vegetables, fruit, lamb, pork, turkey, beef.

Stoneledge Farm, 1104 Sandy Plains Road, Leeds, stoneledgefarmny.org. Vegetables, fruit, fair trade coffee maple syrup, honey.

Stony Brook Farm, 603 Stony Brook Road, Schoharie, 295-6065. Pasture-raised pork, poultry and lamb.

Thompson-Finch Farm, 750 Wiltsie Bridge Road, Ancram, 329-7578. Vegetables, berries, fruit, sod, triticale, hay.

Threshold Farm, 16 Summit St., Philmont, 672-5509. Vegetables.

Wilder Brook Farm, 399 West Oxbow Road, Charlemont, Mass., (413) 625-6967. Natrually grown vegetables, fruit, turkey, eggs, herbs flowers and honey.

Windflower Farm, 585 Meeting House Road, Valley Falls, 692-3188. Vegetables.

Wing Road Farm, 270 Wing Road, Greenfield, www.wingroadfarm.com. Vegetables, herbs, eggs, mushrooms, honey, bread.

Dairy

Adirondack Creamery, Kingston, (917) 287-1006. Multiple varieties of ice cream.

Berle Farm, Hoosick, 686-3249. Raw, organic chevre made with vegetarian rennet.

Coach Farm, Pine Plains, 398-5325. Goat yogurt and cheeses.

Cooper’s Ark Farm, Schoharie, 295-7662. www.coopersarkfarm.com. Cage-, hormone- and antibiotic-free eggs. (Meats and educational tours also available – see below.)

Cricket Creek Farm, 1255 Oblong Road, Williamstown, Mass., (413) 458-5888, cricketcreekfarm.com. Raw milk and artisanal cheese from grass-fed cows.

Dancing Ewe, 181 County Route 12, Granville, dancingewe.com. Fresh ricotta, peccorino staginato.

Evans’ Farmhouse, Norwich, (607) 334-5339. Organic cow’s milk.

Hawthorne Valley, Ghent, 672-7500, hawthornevalleyfarm.org. Organic and biodynamic cow’s milk yogurts and cheeses.

Meadowbrook Farm, Clarksville, 768-2451. Cow’s milk and cream (in glass bottles, delivery available), BGH-free.

Nettle Meadow, Warrensburg, 623-3372. Award-winning goat cheese and new farmstead sheep, goat and cow mixed-milk cheeses.

Old Chatham Sheepherding Co., 794-7733. Old Chatham. Sheep’s milk camembert and blue cheeses, yogurts and spreads.

Palatine Valley Dairy, Palatine Bridge, 993-3194. Various cheddar cheeses, and cheese curds.

Pleroma Farm, 149 Co. Route 14, Hudson, 828-3292, pleromafarm.com. Thereputic medical retreat and working dairy farm produces raw milk and meat.

Ronybrook Farm, Ancramdale, 398-6455. Ice cream, yogurt drinks and butter.

Sprout Creek Farm, 34 Lauer Road, Poughkeepsie, (845) 485-9885. www.sproutcreekfar,.org. Raw cow’s milk cheeses such as ouray, toussain, camus and barat cheeses.

3-Corner Field Farm, County Route 64, Shushan, 854-9695, dairysheepfarm.com. Sheep’s milk cheese and yogurt.

Zimmer’s Farm, Gallupville, 872-7031. Cage- hormone- and antibiotic-free eggs.

 Education and Resources

Berkshire Grown, 314 Main Street, 2nd Floor Great Barrington, Mass., (413) 528-0041 berkshiregrown.org. “Preserving the Bounty” workshops,  information and events supporting Berkshire farms and foods.

Battenkill Kitchen, 58 E. Broadway, Salem, Get Directions854-3032,  battenkillkitchen.org. Commercial-grade community kitchen available for rental; regular classes offered.

Columbia County Bounty, Chatham, 392-9696, columbiacountybounty.com. Information and events celebrating Columbia County farms.

Capital District Community Gardens, 40 River Street, Troy, 274-8685, cdcg.org. Oversees 46 community gardens throughout the Capital Region, offers regular workshops, and urban farming program and the veggie mobile.

Capital District Permaculture Guild, capitaldistrictpermacultureguild.blogspot.com. A network of Permaculture designers and practitioners offering workshops and implementing urban permaculture practices.

Chef’s Consortium, chefsconsortium.com. Locavore-driven outreach activities and culinary events from Hudson Valley chefs dedicated to farm-to-table sustainability.

Cooper’s Ark Farm, Schoharie, 295-7662, coopersarkfarm.com. Handicapped  accessible, educational farm tours and petting zoo, including haywagon ride (which can also accommodate wheelchairs).

Cornell Cooperative Extension, cce.cornell.edu, agricultural education and outreach, research and workshops offered throughout the state:

CCE Albany County, 24 Martin Road, William Rice Jr. Extension Center, Voorheesville, 765-3500, ccealbany.com

CCE Columbia County,  479 Route 66, Hudson, 828-3346, blogs.cce.cornell.edu/columbia.

CCE Rensselaer County, 61 State St., Agriculture and Life Sciences Building, Troy, 272-4210, ccerensselaer.org

CCE Saratoga County, 50 West High Street, Ballston Spa, 885-8995, ccesaratoga.org.

CCE Schenectady County,  107 Nott Terrace, Schaffer Heights, Suite 301, Schenectady, 372-1622, counties.cce.cornell.edu/schenectady

Garden of One, 60 Thunder Hill Road, Rensselaerville, 797-3373, gardenofone.com. Working eco/holistic farm and educational retreat center specializing in spirituality, sustainability, heritage produce, livestock, flower essence, aromatherapy and herbal products.

Hancock Shaker Village, 1843 W. Housatonic St., Pittsfield, Mass., (413) 443-0188, hancockshakervillage.org. Living museum with working farm offers regular food and harvest workshops and traditional Shaker suppers.

Northeast Organic Farming Association of NY, nofany.org. Promoting ecologically sound and economically viable food production through networking, demonstrations and educational opportunities; accredited to provide organic certification.

Radix Ecologial Sustainablility Center, radixcenter.org. Urban agriculture and sustainability training center in downtown Albany, compost pickup service available.

Regional Farm and Food Project, Albany, 271-0744, farmandfood.org. Network among producers and consumers of the Hudson Mohawk region in support of local farms.

Sustainable Saratoga, sustainablesaratoga.com. Community gardens, events and resources for a sustainable Saratoga.

Farmers Markets

Adams Farmers Market, 92 Orchard St. Adams Visitor Center Parking lot, Adams, Mass., (413) 743-5613. Wednesdays 1-5 PM, through October.

Altamont Farmers Market, Orsini Park, Altamont Train Station, Main Street and Maple Avenue, Altamont. Mon, Tue, Thur, Fri, 11AM-6PM; Sat and Sun, 10AM-2PM. Through 10/10.

Ballston Spa Farmers Market, Wiswall Park, Ballston Spa. Thursdays, 3-6 PM; Saturdays, 9 AM-noon. (October-May: One Saturday a month at Cornell Co-op, 50 West High St.)

Berkshire Area Farmers Market, Berkshire Mall, Old State Road and Route 8, Lanesborough, Mass. Wednesdays and Saturdays, 8 AM-2 PM.

Bethlehem Grange Farmers Market, Grange Community Center, SR 396, Selkirk. Thurdays, noon-5PM, through 9/23.

Brunswick Farmers Market, 336 Town Office Rd., Brunswick. Saturdays 9AM-1PM, through 10/09.

Cambridge Farmers Market, Cambridge Freight Yard, Cambridge. Sundays, 10 AM-2 PM.

Capital District Farmers Market, Broadway (Route 32) and Route 378, Menands. Saturdays, 9 AM-1 PM, through 10/30.

CDPHP Farmers Market, Patroon Creek Blvd., Albany. Thursdays, 11AM-1:30PM, through October.

Central Avenue Farmers Market, 339 Central Ave. (The Linda/WAMC parking lot), Albany. Saturdays, 9 AM-1 PM.

Chatham Farmers Market, 15 Church Street (Route 203), Chatham. Fridays 4-7 PM, through late October.

Clifton Park/Saratoga Farmers Market, St. George’s Church, Route 146 at Maxwell Drive, Clifton Park. Thursdays, 2-5 PM though October.

Cohoes Farmers Market, parking lot next to Smith’s Restaurant, Cohoes. Fridays, 4-7 PM through 10/24.

Colonie Farmers Market, The Farmers Market at the Crossings, Albany-Shaker Road across from Emerick Lane. Saturdays, 9AM-1PM through 9/27.

Coeymans Landing Farmers Market, Coeymans Landing Park, Coeymans. Thursdays, 4-6:30 PM, through 10/7.

Delaware Area Neighborhood Farmers Market, St. James Church, 391 Delaware Ave., Albany. Tuesdays, 4-7 PM, through October.

Delmar Saturday Farmers Market, Bethlehem Central Middle School, 322 Kenwood Ave., Delmar. Saturdays, 9 AM-1 PM through 11/25.

Downtown Albany Farmers Market, SUNY Admin Bldg, State and Broadway, Albany. Thursdays, 11 AM-2 PM through 10/28.

Empire State Plaza Farmers Market, North end of ESP opposite the Capitol, Albany. Wednesdays and Fridays, 10 AM-2 PM, through 10/22.

The Farmers Market at the Crossings, 580 Albany Shaker Road, Colonie. Saturdays, 9 AM-1 PM, through 9/25.

Fort Edward Farmers Market, Broadway Bowl parking lot, Route 4, Fort Edward. Fridays, 10 AM-1 PM through October.

Glens Falls Farmers Market, South Street Pavilion, Glens Falls, Saturdays 8AM-noon, May- November. Winter Market, Christ Church United, 54 Bay St., Glens Falls, Saturdays 9 AM-noon November-April.

Great Barrington Farmers Market, Railroad Station, Taconic Avenue and Castle Street, Great Barrington, Mass. Saturdays, 9 AM-1 PM through October.

Middle Granville Farmers Market, Main Street, Granville. Mondays, 2-5 PM through October.

New Baltimore Farmers Market, Wyche Park, New Baltimore Road, New Baltimore. Saturdays, 9 AM-noon, through 9/9.

Niskayuna Farmers Market, Niskayyuna Reformed Church, Rte. 7, Niskayuna. Tuesdays 3PM-7PM, through 10/30.

North Adams Farmers Market, St. Anthony’s parking lot, across from MASS MoCA, North Adams, Mass. Saturdays, 8 AM-noon, through October.

Pakatakan Farmers Market, Historic Round Barn, Route 30 (five miles north of Arkville), Halcottsville. Saturdays, 9 AM-2 PM, through 10/09.

Queensbury Farmers Market, Elks Lodge, 23 Cronin Road, Queensbury. Mondays 3-6 PM through October.

Rensselaer County Farmers Market, Twin Town Little League Park, Williams Road, North Greenbush. Thursdays, 2:30-5:30 PM through October.

Salem Farmers Market, Salem Village Park, Salem. Saturdays, 10 AM-1 PM through October.

Saratoga Summer Market, High Rock Park, High Rock Avenue, Saratoga Springs. Saturdays, 9 AM-1 PM; Wednesdays, 3-6 PM through October.

Saratoga Winter Market, Salvation Army Building, 27 Woodlawn Ave., Saratoga. Saturdays 9AM-1PM, November through April.

Schenectady Ellis Hospital Farmers Market, Ellis Hospital, McClellan Campus, Schenectady. Tuesdays 9AM-1PM, through 10/26.

Schenectady Farmers Market, in front of City Hall, Jay Street, Schenectady. Thursdays, 9 AM-1:30 PM through 10/28.

Schenectady Greenmarket, near City Hall, Jay Street, Schenectady. Sundays, 10 AM-2 PM until Novemeber 1.  (Winter location: Proctors on State St.)

Schenectady Union Street Farmers Market, Upper Unions St., lot behind Trustco Bank. Saturdays 9AM-1PM, through 10/30.

Schoharie Co. Country Music Festival Farmers Market, McCarthy Tire Center parking lot, Rte. 7E. Saturdays 10AM-2PM through 10/10, Wednesdays 3PM-5PM through 9/30.

Troy Little Italy Farmers Market, Hill Street (between Washington and Liberty streets), Troy. Wednesdays, 3-6 PM, through 10/13.

Troy Summer Market, Headley Park Place, 433 River St., Uncle Sam Atrium. Saturdays, 9AM-1PM through October.

Troy Winter Market, Uncle Sam Atrium, Broadway at 3rd and 4th, Troy. Saturdays, 9AM-1PM, November through April.

Troy Neighborhood Farmers Market, Monument Square, Troy. Tuesdays, 10:30AM-1:30PM, through 10/05.

Union Street Farmers Market, Woodlawn Avenue parking lot behind Trustco Bank, Schenectady. Saturdays, 9 AM-1 PM through October.

Voorheesville Farmers Market, First United Methodist Chuch Parking Lot, 68 Maple Ave., Voorheesville. Fridays 2:30-5:30PM, through 10/01.

Warrensburgh Riverfront Farmers Market, Historic Mills Park, River Street, Warrensburgh. Fridays, 3-6 PM through 10/30.

Waterford Harbor Farmers Market, Waterford Visitors Center, One Tugboat Alley, Waterford. Sundays, 9 AM-2 PM through October.

Watervliet Farmers Market, 13th Street and 2nd Avenue, Watervliet. Tuesdays, 2:30-5:30 PM, through 10/16.

Whitehall Farmers Market, Park on Boulevard, across from Canal. Tuesdays, 1-4PM throgh 10/27.

Food Co-Ops

Berkshire Co-Op Market, 42 Bridge St., Great Barrington, Mass., (413) 528-9697, berkshirecoop.org. Member-owned natural-foods store whose mission is to cultivate a sustainable local economy and build community; offering healthy natural alternatives and local organic alternatives to members and the public in a farmer’s market atmosphere

Chatham Real Food Market 15 Church Street, Chatham, 392-3353, chathamrealfoodcoop.net. A community-owned outlet for the products of local farms and kitchens. The Co-op provides education about Columbia County agriculture, and promotes a more localized food system.

Honest Weight Food Co-Op, 484 Central Avenue, Albany, 482-2667, hwfc.com. A member-owned and -operated consumer cooperative committed to providing the community with affordable, high-quality natural foods and products. Local and organic produce, cheeses, locally raised meats, bulk foods, natural and organic groceries, fair-trade coffee, specialty foods, herbs and spices, more.

Pioneer Market, 77-81 Congress St., Troy, 720-3183, troyfoodcoop.com. Committed to providing fresh food downtown, offering local, organic, bulk and conventional grocery offerings, catering and more.

 Meat

Baitsholts Farm, 90 County Route 353, Rensselaerville, 797-5201. Free range, antibiotic- and hormone-free lamb, pork, turkey, chicken and veal. Herbs, wool and hand cream.

Cooper’s Ark Farm, Schoharie, 295-7662, www.coopersarkfarm.com. Pasture raised turkey, poultry and pork. Cage-free, hormone-free, antibiotic-free eggs. Handicapped  accessible, educational farm tours and petting zoo, including haywagon ride (which can also accommodate wheelchairs).

Cricket Creek Farm, 1255 Oblong Road, Williamstown, Mass., (413) 458-5888, cricketcreekfarm.com. Raw milk and artisanal cheese from grass-fed cows. Grassfed beef, humane veal, whey-fed pork, cage-free/ antibiotic-free eggs. On-premises bakery.

Duell Hollow Farm, Duell Hollow Road, Cambridge, 677-5173, duellhollowfarm.com. All-natural, hormone- and antibiotic-free Charolais beef.

Flying Pigs Farm, 246 Sutherland Road, Shushan, 854-3844, flyingpigsfarm.com. Custom-cut pork from rare heritage-breed, pasture-raised pigs. Free-range, pastured poultry and eggs.

Foster Farm, 220 W. River Road, Schulyerville, 695-3058. Pasture-raised sheep and poultry.

Fox Hill Farm Grassfed Beef, 887 East Ancram Road, Ancramdale, 329-2405, foxhillfarmgrassfedbeef.com. Grass-fed beef.

Gem Farms Buffalo, 1333 Van Hoesen Road, Castleton, 732-7452, gemfarmsbuffalo.com. Pasture-raised buffalo.

Gordon Farms, 144 Beebe Road, Berne, 872-2602, gordon-farms.com. Grass-fed, antibiotic- and hormone-free angus beef, all cuts.

Grazin’ Angus Acres, 125 Bartel Road, Ghent, 392-3620, grazinangusacres.com. Grass-fed, antibiotic- and hormone-free Black Angus beef.

Harrier Fields Farm, 4116 County Route 21, Schodack Landing, 732-7350. Grass-fed beef, Devon breeding stock also available.

Herondale Farm, 90 Wiltsie Bridge Road, Ancramdale, 329-3769, herondalefarm.com. Grass-fed beef, pork and chicken.

Heydenrych Farms, 1811 State Highway 163, Canajoharie, 673-5507, grassfedbeefny.com. Grass-fed beef.

Kinderhook Farm, 1958 County Route 21, Valatie, 929-3076, kinderhookfarm.com. Grass-fed beef, sheep, lamb and free-range eggs.

King Crest Farm, 831 Grooms Road, Rexford, 371-5069. Grass-fed beef, by the quarter or half. Closed until next season.

Mack Brook Farm, 312 McEachron Hill Road, Argyle, 638-6187. mackbrookfarm.com. Grass-fed Angus beef.

Maple Hill Farm, 110 Ashdown Road, Ballston Lake, 399-4097. Seasonal, hormone-free, grain-fed beef from polled Hereford cattle.

McAuliffe’s Mountain View Farm, 60 Mountain View Lane, East Berne, 872-2041. All-natural rare-breed meat, poultry, eggs and organic vegetables.

Moon in the Pond Farm, 816 Barnum St., Sheffield, Mass., (413) 229-3092, mooninthepond.com. Sustainably raised beef, goat, chicken, duck, lamb, pork, veal, sausages, pate, eggs, feed; workshops and apprenticeships available.

Morning Fog Farm, 1207 Switzkill Road, Berne, 872-1772, morningfogfarm.com. Naturally raised beef, pork, chicken, honey and organic produce and herbs.

North Plain Farm, Great Barrington, Mass., (413) 528-2092, northplainfarm.com. Pasture-raised chicken, lamb, veal, raw milk and organically fed pork.

Northwind Farm, 185 West Kerley Corners Road, Tivoli, (845) 757-5591, northwindfarmsallnatural.com. All-natural poultry, turkey, duck,  rabbit, goat  and  pasture raised  pork  and beef.

Shepherd’s Hey Farm, 43 Riverview Road, Clifton Park, 383-3482. Lamb, geese and wool.

Sweet Tree Farm, 138 Karker Road, Carlisle, 234-7422, sweettreefarmny.com. Various cuts of grass fed beef, pork and chicken.

Tilldale Farm, Hoosick, 686-7779, tilldalefarm.com. Certified organic beef, pork and dairy.

West Wind Acres, West Glenville Road, West Charlton, 357-3315, westwindacres.com. pasture-raised beef, pork, chicken and turkey.

Wilson Beef Farms, 10751 Hess Road, Canaseraga, (607) 545-8308, wilsonbeeffarms.com. Hormone- and antibiotic-free beef and pork; smoked-on-premises ham and bacon, jerky, snack sticks, hot dogs, and more.

Whitney Farms, 3820 Fowlerville Road, Avon, (585) 690-0784. Certified organic pork and beef, all cuts.

Orchards & Farm Markets

Altamont Orchards, 6654 Dunnsville Rd., Altamont, 861-6515, altamontorchards.com. Apples, cider, cider donuts, pies and specialty items; pick-your-own on weekends.

Bowman Orchards, 141 Sugar Hill Road, Rexford, 371-2042, bowmanorchards.com. Apples, berries, pumpkins, peaches, pears, sweet corn, soups, syrups, fruit butters, donuts.

Cricket Creek Farm, 1255 Oblong Road, Williamstown, Mass., (413) 458-5888, cricketcreekfarm.com. Raw milk and artisanal cheese from grass-fed cows.  Grassfed beef, humane veal, whey-fed pork, cage-free antibiotic-free. eggs. On-premises bakery.

Ellms Family Farm, 448 Charlton Road, Ballston Spa, 884-8168, ellmsfarms.com. Pumpkins, corn mazes, hayrides, apple cider donuts, and Christmas trees.

Gade Farm, 2479 Western Ave., Guilderland, 869-8019, gadefarm.com. Various seasonal vegetables and fruits, baked goods, dairy, jams and jellies, salsas, soups and syrups.

Golden Harvest Farms, 3074 Route 9, Valatie, 758-7683, goldenharvestfarms.com. Open-air fresh farm market.

Goold Orchards, 1297 Brookview Station Road, Castleton, 732-7317, goold.com. Pick-your-own apples and berries, produce, cider and cider donuts, fresh-baked and frozen pies, winery.

Indian Ladder Farms, 342 Altamont Road, Altamont, 765-2956, indianladderfarms.com. Apples, pumpkins, berries, cider and cider donuts, bakery, café, family activities, call (866) 640-PICK for pick-your-own details.

Ioka Valley Farm, Route 43, Hancock, Mass., (413) 738-5915, iokavalleyfarm.com. Hormone-free beef, produce, maple products, pumpkins, Christmas trees, animals.

Hay Berry Farm Babcock Lake Road (County Route 87), Hoosick Falls, 285-9039, hayberryfarm.org. Pick-your-own and farm-stand blueberries, red onions, garlic, corn, tomatoes, conserves, wool, yarn and gifts.

Knight Orchards, 325 Goode St., Burnt Hills, 399-5174, knightorchards.com. Apples, pears, peaches, plums, vegetables, cider, pies, syrup, honey.

Kristy’s Barn, 2385 Brookview Road, Castleton, 477-6250. Local produce, pick-your-own apples.

Liberty Ridge Farm, 29 Bevis Road, Schaghticoke, 664-1515, libertyridgefarmny.com. Farm market, pumpkins, pick-your-own berries, café, family activities. Open 9/18-11/11.

Lindsey’s Country Store, Orchard: 267 Sugar Hill Road, Rexford, 371-5785; Store: 1537 Route 9, Clifton Park, 371-3100. lindseyscountrystore.com. Apples, pears, plums, sweet corn, baked goods, farm-raised hormone- and antibiotic-free beef and pork, pick-your-own apples September-October. Gift baskets and fresh-pressed ciders.

Longfield Farm, 1093 Township Road, Altamont, 861-5280. Wool (fleece and rovings), lamb, artisan breads.

Samascott Orchards, 5 Sunset Ave., Kinderhook, 758-7224, samascott.com. Wide variety of pick-your-own produce, full farm market with apples, cider, jams and produce. Open through October.

Schoharie Valley Farms, Carrot Barn, 5605 Route 30, Schoharie, 295-7139, scoharievalley farms.com. Fresh-picked seasonal vegetables, non-seasonal fruits and vegetables, greenhouse, pumpkins, pies and fixings.

Smith’s Orchard Bake Shop, 4561 Jockey St., Charlton, 882-6598, smithorchardbakeshop.com. More than 20 varieties of fresh-baked pies, plus hormone- and antibiotic-free meats, fresh produce in season, cider donuts, more.

Threshold Farm, 16 Summit St., Philmont, 672-5509. Organic, biodynamic apples; pears, and peaches.

Yonder Farms Cider Hill & Bake Shop, 4301 Albany St., Albany, 456-6823. Apples, pumpkins, produce, cider, cider donuts, baked goods.

 Produce

The Berry Patch, 15589 NY 22, Stephentown, 733-1234, theberrypatch.net. Low-spray vegetables, fruit and flowers, pick-your-own berries.

Black Horse Farms, Route 9W, Coxsackie, 943-9324. Seasonal cut flowers and vegetables, with full bakery and gourmet foods.

Bulich Mushroom Co., 64 Green Point Road, Catskill, 943-3089. Untreated crimini, shiitake and button mushrooms.

Cornell Farms, Hoosick Falls, 528-8422. Vegetables, heirloom varieties. Cage-, hormone- and antibiotic-free eggs.

Davenport Farm, 3411 U.S. Highway 209, Stone Ridge, (845) 687-0051. Non-GMO sweet corn, homegrown tomatoes, peppers and other produce. Home grown apples and fresh cider.

Equinox Farm, 489 Bow Wow Road, Sheffield, Mass., (413) 229-2266. Mesclun, arugula, brazing greens, spinach, large variety of microgreens, greenhouse cucumbers, greenhouse beefsteak tomatoes, black radishes, watermelon radishes, potatoes and garlic.

Free Bird Farm, 497 McKinley Road, Palatine Bridge, 673-8822. Garlic and other produce.

Fox Creek Farm, Fox Creek Farm Road, Gallupville, 872-2375. Organic garlic and produce.

George’s Farm, 240 Wade Road, Latham, 785-4210. Various seasonal vegetables.

Kleinke’s Farm, 96 Kenwood Ave., Glenmont, 439-5563. Naturally grown produce and herbs.

Krug Farms, 65 Everett Road, Albany, 482-5406. Greenhouse products, sweet corn and vegetables.

Lansing’s Farm Market, 204 Lisha Kill Road, Colonie, 464-0889. Seasonal produce, pick-your-own vegetables and berries.

Medusa Meadows Farm, Medusa, (914) 329-2541. Vegetables, herbs and flowers.

Morning View Farms, LLC., 966 Goode Road, Ballston Spa, 885-6693. Vegetables, herbs.

Migliorelli Farm, 46 Freeborn Lane, Tivoli, (845) 757-3276. Various seasonal vegetables.

Oreshan Farms, Route 9, Latham, 785-0217. Seasonal vegetables, sweet corn, pumpkins.

Our Family’s Harvest, 245 New Scotland Road, Slingerlands, 768-2344. Retail outlet for Stanton’s Feura Farms seasonal produce.

Paper Dragon Farms, 4683 Route 9, Corinth, 893-0726. Organic vegetables, tomatoes, pumpkins and honey.

Purple Gunder Farm, 1587 Helderberg Trail, Berne, 872-1383. Organic produce, garlic.

Staron’s Farm Stand, 4 Merwin Road, Valatie, 392-2920. Potatoes and other produce.

Taliaferro Farms, 187 Plains Road, New Paltz, (845) 256-1592. Seasonal produce.

Thompson-Finch Farm, 750 Wiltsie Bridge Road, Ancram, 329-7578, thompsonfinch.com. Organic pick-your-own berries.

 Maple and Honey

Adirondack Maple Farms, 490 Persse Road, Fonda, 853-4022. Maple syrup and cream.

Cornell Farms, Hoosick Falls, 528-8422.  Maple syrup.

Lloyd Spear Beekeeper, Inc., 1309 Rugby Road, Schenectady, 370-4989. Raw and local honeys.

Mountain Winds Farm, 12 Williamson Road, Berne, 872-0513, maplewindsfarm.com. Maple syrup, maple cream, maple drops; also chicken and eggs.

Rulison Honey Farms, 237 Shellstone Road, Amsterdam, 843-1619. Honey.

Specialty

9 Miles East Farm, 136 Goff Road, Schuylerville, 9mileseast.com. Weekly delivery of prepared meals, cooked from food peak-season produce grown on the farm and supplemented with local ingredients.

Beth’s Farm Kitchen, 504 County Route 46, Stuyvesant Falls, 799-3414. Variety of jams and chutneys.

Beverly’s Specialty Foods, 47 Phila St., Saratoga Springs, 583-2755. Variety of sweetened and unsweetened relishes and apple butters.

Buddhapesto, Bearsville, 239-6593. www.buddhapesto.com. Fresh basil pesto.

Casa Visco, 819 Kings Road, Rotterdam, (888) 607-2823. Variety of pasta sauces.

Champlain Valley Milling, 6679 Main St., Westport, 962-4711. Wide variety of organic flours.

Chutneys Unlimited, 52 Pioneer St., Cooperstown, (607) 547-7272. Various chutneys, salts and spices.

Dutch Desserts, Inc., Kinderhook, 758-8820, kmbeebe@berk.com. Dutch tarts, fruit and chocolate.

Hawthorne Valley Farms, 327 County Route 21C, Ghent, 672-4465. Lacto-fermented, biodynamic and organic vegetables and krauts.

Hudson Valley Homestead, 102 Sheldon Lane, Craryville, 851-7336. Vinegars, condiments and dressings.

Lucky Chocolates, 115 Partition St., Saugerties, (845) 246-7337. Fairly traded and organic chocolates and chocolate bars.

McEnroe Organic Farm Assoc., 194 Coleman Station Road, Millerton, 789-3252. Organic potting soils and compost.

Miss Sydney’s Secret Family Recipes, Feura Bush, 768-8113. Marinades, sauces, chutney.

Moxie’s Llama Water Works, 469 Blue Factory Road, Averill Park, 283-4896. Distilled water.

Our Daily Eats, 340 Delaware Ave., Delmar, 368-7507. Specialty nuts, seeds, granola and pestos.

Organic Nectars, Woodstock, (845) 246-0506. Multiple varieties of raw, vegan gelato, Italian ice, and sorbettos.

Saratoga Peanut Butter Co., Saratoga Springs, (888) 967-3268. Organic peanut butter blends.

Saratoga Salsa & Spice Company, 398 Broadway, Saratoga Springs, 580-0792. Variety of salsas.

Saratoga Water, 11 Geyser Road, Saratoga Springs, 584-6363. Spring-sourced sparkling and non-sparkling bottled waters.

Schoharie Valley Farms, Route 30, Schoharie, 295-7139. Straw, Mums, potted bulbs, occasional vegetables.

Tierra Farm, 2424 State Route 203, Kinderhook, 392-8300. Various organic nuts, nut butters, dried fruits, granolas, and trail mixes.

Vegan Creations, 1522 Sunset Road, Castleton, 479-5112. Seitan blocks and slices, vegan baked goods.

Wa Ja Shan, 4 Sand Station Road, Middletown, (845) 343-1505. Soy sauce.

 

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Badboyloki September 26, 2011 at 11:06 pm

Although I always look to The Metroland about the good things going on in the Capital District, it saddens me greatly that you over looked one of the best up and coming bakeries in the area. All Good Bakery located on 160 A Quail St, Albany NY 12203 may only be open from Friday until Sunday you will get some of the best baked goods you can find in the area. All the ingredients that they use are from local area farms (Something I don’t think many other bakeries can claim). It’s a shame that such a great place was over looked~ I might reconsider my source for what’s going on in the Capital Region.

http://allgoodbakers.weebly.com/