RiverCOG, 145 Dennison Road, Essex, CT 06426

Telephone: (860) 581-8554      info@rivercog.org

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Fire Ring Farm, CSA
Portland, Connecticut

Established in 2009, Fire Ring Farm is a CSA farm located in Portland, Connecticut. It sits on two and a half acres of land that used to be part of the farm land for the historic Taylor Estate, home to the St. Clemens Castle, which overlooks the Connecticut River. We are dedicated to growing tasty and nutritious produce using organic and sustainable methods of farming. We do not use synthetic fertilizers, herbicides, or pesticides. We practice farming methods that do not deplete our natural resources of land and water. We rotate our crops, plant cover crops, apply organic compost, introduce beneficial insects, use mechanical and hand cultivation for weed control, utilize proper irrigation methods, consistently care for our soil, and grow seasonally!

Products Offered: Early season: lettuce, mixed greens, scallions, chard, broccoli rabb, peas, garlic scapes, radishes, spinach, beans, beets, carrots, cucumbers; parsley and cilantro
Mid season: Beans, carrots, cucumbers, greens/mixed, lettuce, scallions, garlic, peppers, hot peppers, eggplant, radishes, summer squash, tomatoes; Basil, nasturtiums, calendula; PYO blueberries, radishes.
Late season: Beans, broccoli, cabbage, carrots, kale, greens/mixed, lettuce, onions-field, peppers, hot peppers, potatoes, sweet potatoes, radishes, winter squash, turnips; Basil, cilantro, parsley.
Owners: Nancy and Bruce
Mailing Location: 247 Middle Haddam Road, Portland CT 06480
Farm Location: 247 Middle Haddam Road, Portland CT 06480
Phone: 860-819-9097
Email: Nancy
Website: Fire Ring Farm
Open: Once a week during the summer, CSA members come to the farm to pick up their basic of whatever's being harvested at that time.
   

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