A New Hope Farm was established in 2014, with the goal of reestablishing environmental stewardship, and building community in northwest Connecticut, through the act of farming and caring for our native ecosystems.

We currently farm plots located in Thomaston, and Winsted
Our main products are vegetables, herbs, starter plants, nursery stock, and medicinal plants.
By growing vegetables, herbs, native and medicinal plants; we provide a local, and sustainable food source. WIth a renewed creatively, we prepare and enjoy food with our family and friends.

Sustainable farming practices include:

    Planting heirloom, organic, and open pollinated seed
    Breeding and planting our own seed stock
    Not using pesticides
    Not planting GMOs
    Promoting native biodiversity by planting native plants
    Using no till and low till practices
    Crop rotation
    Low fossil fuel use
    Interplanting and companion planting crops
    Cover cropping
    Mulching
    Composting
Growing Practices