Shop Local While Social Distancing
Many of our farmers and other vendors offer direct sales to customers. This list will be updated regularly, so please check back. Last updated April 28, 2020.
Linda Smith offers various CSA options, including a spring CSA that starts in early April. Find information on her Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/Akaogi-Farm-2495197410707776/
Bread from the Earth
Bread from the Earth is available at these farm stands with low or no-contact pickup options:
Wild Carrot Farm, Brattleboro, VT (Visit their website to view their touch-less pickup order form.)
Rebop Farm, Brattleboro, VT
Taylor Farm, Londonderry, VT
You also can find Bread from the Earth at Riverbend Farm Market, Londonderry Village Market, D&K's Jamaica Grocery, and Snow Mountain Market. Most of these locations receive fresh bread deliveries on Tuesdays and Fridays, but as things are constantly evolving feel free to check with them before making a trip to get bread. Please note: Bread from the Earth will be CLOSED for their annual Passover break April 8th - 20th. Other than that deliveries will go out every Tuesday and Friday until further notice. Visit www.breadfromtheearth.com or follow on Instagram for all the updates.
Cai’s Dim Sum Catering
Order online at https://dimsumvt. square.site/. Follow up with a call in advance (802) 257-7898 to confirm timing, dipping sauce and any variations. Open daily 11-8 for takeout, grab-and-go, and in-town delivery. Dumplings, buns, noodles, scallion pancakes and Box Abundance (stir-fried meal with rice in a compostable box). Vegan and gluten-free options.
Certified Organic Fair Trade Chai
Authentic artisanal chai at its best!
Friends, and those who may be new to us... we are operating as normal - safely, with extra care. As long as it is safe to do so, we will keep the chai flowing. Rest assured, our products are safe for all. Our small artisanal chai business operates out of an FDA certified facility and we are a certified organic processor by Vermont Organic Farmers with stringent health procedures enhanced by additional COVID-19 precautions. We appreciate your business during this challenging time. Be safe, be well. #justchaiit
Deer Ridge Farm
Farmstand located at 4057 Hinesburg Road in Guilford is open for cash and check payment. Call to pay by credit card. You can call/email and they’ll leave something out for you. They are also delivering and shipping. Their farmstand is stocked with 2020 maple syrup, raw honey, and their own popcorn. Call or message with questions at (802) 254-3540 or email at email@example.com. Website: www.deerridgefarmvt.com
Dutton's Farmstand is open and fully stocked with produce at its three locations:
308 Marlboro Road, Brattleboro
407 Vermont Route 30, Newfane
2083 Depot Street, Manchester
You can contact the farm for delivery options and curbside pickup. A spring greens CSA is also available. Visit their website at DuttonBerryFarm.com or find them on Facebook.
Dwight Miller Orchards
Dwight Miller Orchards is open every day! They are self-serve, so social distancing is easy, and accept cash or checks. Offering frozen 100% grass-fed beef and pastured pork, as well as maple syrup, apple cider vinegar, and jams. Eggs are a very much hit or miss item. They have Empire apples while they last. Find them at 511 Miller Rd. in East Dummerston. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org; farm phone: 802-254-9111; home phone: 802-254-9635.
Full Plate Farm
Full Plate Farm runs a free choice vegetable CSA serving the greater Brattleboro area with weekly pick up locations in Dummerston, downtown Brattleboro, Marlboro and Wilmington. CSA shares vary in size and duration to accommodate your vegetable needs and are customizable so that you always get the veggies you want. New this year: Our CSA is using a "contact free" system to keep everyone safe and healthy during the COVID-19 outbreak. Visit their website to find out more at http://www.fullplatefarmers.com/ or get in touch through email at email@example.com
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or call: (802) 258-2575. Baguettes and pastries. Call or email for information.
High Goose Farm
High Goose Farm offers products made from organic blackcurrants, gooseberries, and blueberries. Online ordering is available at https://www.highgoosefarm.com/.
High Meadows Farm
High Meadows has black garlic for sale at the Brattleboro and Putney food co-ops. They are able to deliver CBD hemp; call 802-233-1636.
Livewater Farm offers beef, pork, fresh and aged cheese, butter, seasonal veggies, fresh milk and eggs daily, and maple syrup. You can pre-order via email or phone and pick up at the farm during one of three pickup windows. Contact them about being added to their list serve for weekly updates and lists of products and prices. Livewaterdairy@gmail.com; 802-222-1525, Livewaterfarm.net
Lost Barn Farm
Lost Barn Farm has CSA shares available. Multiple share sizes offered with pick up options in Brattleboro and Putney. For the full details and to find our participation agreement forms visit our website www.LostBarnFarm.com/csa or contact us directly at email@example.com.
Mad Brook Farm LLC
Mad Brook Farm offers rabbit meat from its farm stand. Call ahead to check on inventory or to place an order: Madbrookfarmllc.com, 603-835-6526, Madbrookfarmllc@gmail.com. Credit cards accepted.
Milkweed Farm is offering a full season vegetable CSA this year. All info can be found on the farm's website at www.milkweedfarmvt.com.
Orchard Hill Breadworks
Bread is available direct to customers through our self serve bake shop in Alstead as well as Livewater Farm in Westminster VT. We continue to deliver to area food co-ops and food stores as well. We are happy to take special orders and for pick up here at the bakery. Orders can be placed by calling the bakery at 603-835-7845 or emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Putney Mountain Winery and Spirits
Putney Mountain Winery continues to offer all products for sale. In keeping their "social distance," they are accepting credit card sales by telephone only. Call the winery to place an order for curbside pickup. Curbside orders are to be picked up at Basketville's front door (8 Bellows Falls Road, Putney VT). Governor Scott's recent executive order permits them to deliver to you, as well! Call the winery at 387-4610 for home delivery. They deliver minimum orders of six bottles or more. Deliveries will be placed outside your door. Putney Mountain Winery & Spirits, 8 Bellows Falls Rd, Putney, VT 05346. Call us at 802-387-5325 or email us at email@example.com. Our website is at putneywinery.com
Slate Hollow Farm
You know Slate Hollow Farm's Lisa Barry as one of the Sweet Sheep vendors, but through her own farm, Lisa has beautiful multi-colored eggs from pastured chickens as well as her Maple Mustard Vinaigrette. Call her home phone at 802-257-4365 to schedule a convenient pick-up location.
Sweet Pickins Farm
Sweet Pickins Farm has non-GMO and pasture raised pekin and muscovy duck, chicken and goose, plus duck and chicken eggs. Jams and jellies from Aronia, elderberry, blackberry, blueberry, and rhubarb. Products will be available at the Brattleboro Area Farmers' Market and also on their farm in Putney. Contact them by phone at 802-536-4182 with questions about products or to schedule a pickup for meat. Eggs are always available in their outside fridge during the non frozen times of year. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit their website at sweetpickinsfarmvt.com
People can order from the "shop" page on Tavernier Chocolates' website for local, no-contact pickup, as well as opt to have chocolates mailed. Those sales are keeping their business alive right now, and they are grateful!
True North Granola
True North Granola is located in Brattleboro, VT. They have been in business since 2006, and sell all non-GMO granola and snack mixes, along with muesli and cookie mixes. Several products are USDA certified organic. Their products are clean: no preservatives, chemicals, artificial anything, and they are known for low sugar, their crunch, and ‘always-fresh’ taste. They provide granola that meets a variety of nutritional and dietary needs from our classic regulars to gluten-free, vegan, grain-free and nut-free. Currently, this nasty virus has forced them to limit their offerings due to only having a skeletal staff. They intend to bring back all offerings as soon as they are back to full production. You can purchase in one of 3 ways: 1) go to their website, www.truenorthgranola.com, and shop; 2) send an email to email@example.com with your order and telephone number; 3) call them at 802-254-5806 and they’ll fill your order.
Vermont Elderberry's website at vermontelderberry.com is now open for online orders. You can arrange for pickup at a farmer's market (Bratt. or Putney) by placing your order online and then calling 802-246-7693 to leave us a special pickup request. We will give you a cash refund for the shipping charges when you pick up your order.
Vermont Shepherd's cheese and other products are available on the farm (self serve) and online. Their farm store is open 7 days a week, dawn until dusk. Products: Raw milk, cave-aged, natural-rind cheeses: Verano (100% sheep's milk cheese), Invierno (blended cow and sheep's milk cheese), Well-Aged Invierno, Smoked Invierno. Honey, Maple Syrup, Yarn, Sheep's Milk Soap, Sidehill Jams. Occasionally: Yogurt, Tommita (washed rind cheese), Fromage Blanc (cow's milk, spreadable), Brebis (sheep's milk, spreadable). The farm store is self serve and is located at 281 Patch Farm Road, Putney, VT 05346. Order online for direct delivery: vermontshepherd.com/products. Call (802) 387-4473 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to place orders.
Vermont Vermouth makes craft vermouths (fortified wines infused with herbs and spices) in Brattleboro, VT with a focus on sourcing ingredients as locally as we can. They make their wines from cold-tolerant grapes grown in the region and from apples grown locally. They source as many of our herbs as possible from Vermont farms. Vermont Vermouth offers tastes and sales from its production facility at the BDCC business park ("the book press") by appointment. Send them an email at email@example.com. On the web at www.vermontvermouth.co, Phone: 802-275-0227, Physical: 22 Browne Ct, unit 114, Brattleboro, VT 05301.
Walnut Ridge Farm
Walnut Ridge Farm will be offering its usual full selection of quality bedding plant starts (vegetables and flowers). Order online at our Walnut Ridge Farm Facebook page Starting May 7th. Pick-up will be no contact starting May 9th at our farm located at 315 Earth Bridge Rd, in Putney, Vermont. For more information regarding ordering, payment, and current availability of seedling varieties, please visit our Walnut Ridge Farm Facebook page for details.
Wild Carrot Farm
Wild Carrot Farm is open for pre-ordered farmstand porch pickups. Order online with the touch-less porch pickup button at www.wildcarrotfarm.net. We are a diversified horse-powered farm, and carry our own produce, as well as produce from other Windham County farms following organic practices, as well as organic beef from Franklin Farm, maple syrup and pork from Woods Road Farm and Northwoods Farm syrup, honey from Stone Arch Apiaries, apples from Green Mountain Orchards, baguettes from Gilles, loaves from Bread from the Earth, ferments from DOSA kitchen, Tavernier chocolates, Big Picture Farm caramels, fish from the Red's Best out of Boston, treats from Hidden Bean Bakery, cheese and yogurt from Vermont Shepard and Grafton Cheese, Duchess Coffee, V Smiley Preserves honey jams, High Goose farm dressing and jam, and more!
Wild Shepherd Farm
Wild Shepherd Farm is taking phone and email orders! Come to the farm for curbside pickups of all preorders. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 802-344-0028 for a current list of Grass Fed Lamb, Pastured Pork, and organically grown spring greens. Thank you for your support!
Wingate Farm has launched an online pre-order and delivery service for their veggies and eggs so that customers can have access to fresh foods while maintaining social distancing protocols. Pickup in Greenfield, MA; Leeds, MA; Brattleboro, VT; or at Wingate Farm in Hinsdale, NH. Visit the Fresh Food Pick-up section of their website and to order. http://www.wingate-farm.com/greenfieldleeds
Abundant Alchemy, LLC
Nourishing Families through Plant Wisdom: Abundant Alchemy provides high quality, locally-grown, foraged and hand-crafted herbal tinctures, salves, oils, tea blends, and smudges. These products are made in small batches regularly, and are made specifically child-friendly, but good for keeping any body healthy and balanced. Products can ordered via phone at 802-389-4092 or by email at email@example.com, then picked up at our farm at 1305 Morse Brook Rd., Putney, VT 05346 or shipped to your home. Visit us at our Facebook page for a product list: https://m.facebook.com/Abundant-Alchemy-LLC-404194643737604/
Allison Korn Designs
Shop for Allison Korn's silver jewelry online at www.allisonkorndesigns.com.
Bitter Sweet Pea
Offering CBD products, available online through their website https://www.bravobotanicals.com/ or call
Georgia Morgan Jewelry
Shop for Georgia Morgan's jewelry online at www.georgiamorgan.net.
Good Body Products
Good Body Products are currently available at the Brattleboro Food Co-op and on their website, which is offering 15% Off all orders using the code HEALTHY at checkout. Unattended pickups are available at their location at 1738 River Rd in Guilford—you can select PICKUP as the shipping option when ordering from our website. Email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (802) 254-1290.
Naturally Friendly Soaps, Janice/Roz Buckley
Hand-crafted coconut milk soap. featuring many different scents. Call or email to find out more. Curbside pickup, delivery, and shipping possible. Contact: email@example.com, 802-275-8944.
Rj sells herbal tinctures, oils/salves, and organic beeswax candles from home. He is also open to meeting at a convenient location and delivering. Phone number: 802-380-1820 (Both texts and calls are OK). Email at: firstname.lastname@example.org and website at: ruthwplk.com
Rosie is able to ship select cards from her Etsy site at Etsy.com/shop/rosieswonders.
Susan Dunning Potteryworks and Plants
The pottery is always available at www.swdpotteryworks.com and can be shipped. Susan will soon be digging daylilies and German irises which can be shipped within Vermont early in the season. There will be pictures on the website soon. Susan hopes to also arrange pickups for the iris and daylilies as well as pansies in May. For more information call 802-228-3230, email email@example.com or visit the website.