Ever wonder about what goes on "behind the scenes" at Thornbury Farm?
Want to know more about organic farming or farming in general? Thornbury Farm is looking for volunteers
who are interested in how organic produce is seeded, weeded, picked and washed.
is located at
1256 Thornbury Road, West Chester, PA
, near the intersection of
Rt. 926 and South New Street in Thornbury Township. Founded in 1709, the farm is continuing its rich heritage by producing
of non-certified organic and local vegetables.
Under the leadership of Randell H. Spackman
, Thornbury Farm is a Community Supported Agriculture
) organization. By making a
financial commitment to the farm, members
create a relationship with the farm and receive a weekly
basket of produce from late May into the fall. Please call 610-793-2933 or contact
details and to become a supporting member. We only have a
limited number of openings each year due to the demand.
There is a great selection of delicious fresh produce, fruits, specialty items, breakfast foods, jellies, condiments, sauces, treats, and
other goodies to highlight your holiday feasting.
We hope that you can stop by and browse all the new, interesting selections.
There is easy parking, and even a potential visit with "Moolinda", our Holstein cow rescue.
Of course, Daisy, Luna, the goats, plus Fiona and Duncan the pet pigs always appreciate a visit, as well.
Volunteers must be:
15 years or older
willing to work a 4 hour shift
wearing sturdy shoes and gloves
We recommend a hat and sunscreen. Interested? Contact Randell Spackman.