What's New: (10/24/14)
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.
This year, OUR turkeys will be direct from a local Chester County farm.
They are all natural, no antibiotics, no hormones, no preservatives.
Turkeys are processed and vacuum packed at the farm.
The size range starts from 10 lbs and goes in 2 pounds increments up to 34lbs. The cost per pound is $4.00.
All orders with a 50% deposit must be in by Saturday, November 15,2014.
Pickup is Wednesday, November 26, 2014, from 10am to 4pm.
Download an order form.
All pickups are on Thursdays from noon to 6:30PM
Full Share Membership Pickups: June 5, 12, 19, 26; July 3, 10, 17, 24, 31; August 7, 14, 21, 28;
September 4, 11, 18, 25; October 2, 9, 16, 23, 30; November 6.
Half Share Membership Pickups: June 12 & 26; July 10 & 24; August 7 & 21; September 4 & 18;
October 2, 16 & 30; November 13.
Helps Thornbury Farm know how much to plant
Helps with budgeting for the season.
Thornbury members get discounts on classes and events
Thornbury members get discounts from other local stores and restaurants that
use our products like....
Brandywine Prime 1617 Baltimore Pike, Chadds Ford, PA
Shoo Mama's Farm Fresh Café 66 E. Street Road, West Chester, PA
Cakes and Candies by Mary Ellen 1332 B West Chester Pike,
West Chester, PA
Enjoy "Members Only" events like the end of season Pot Luck Dinner & Hayride.
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.
As you know there is easy parking, and even a potential visit with "Moolinda", our Holstein cow rescue.
Of course, Daisy, Luna, the goats (2 new ones), and Fiona and Duncan the pet pigs always appreciate a visit, as well.
Thornbury Farm is accepting applicants now for its internship
program which runs from May into the Fall.
Interns will learn farming systems of greenhouse growing, planting, fertilizing, insect controls, harvesting, packing and retail.
Individuals will also participate in crop rotation and planning for the future. Those interested will help us develop classes and
special research projects. Interns will receive a stipend and farm fresh food with a summery letter of what they had accomplished
over the season. For additional details, contact Randell Spackman.
VOLUNTEERING AT THORNBURY CSA
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.
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.
LATE FALL MARKET HOURS
Saturdays 9 to 4
Sundays 11 to 4