Barstow’s Blog

Name the Calf Contest Winners “D”

March 16, 2018

Here at Barstow’s Longview Farm everybody has a personality so everybody has a name. Calves born around the same time have names that begin with the same letter. These calves were born in the last half of February. Congratulations to our Name the Calf Contest winners! Dolly by Sophie S … Read more

Rain or shine, Pioneer Valley in Western Mass. is great for a quick getaway

March 16, 2018

The Boston Globe By Jon Gorey March 16, 2018 From the Montague Bookmill to scenic views of the Mount Holyoke Range to maple syrup on tap, the Pioneer Valley makes for a fun trip in fickle spring. WHEN SPRING ARRIVES in New England, some of us kind of lose our … Read more

They Give a Chip

March 14, 2018

Everyone likes a good potato chip! At Barstow’s we serve Deep River Snacks.  They pair nicely with a sandwich and a pickle – and if Grandma Barstow were around, she’d tell you they go best ON the sandwich! Deep River Snacks is based in Deep River, Connecticut – 76 miles … Read more

A “Thank You” you can eat

March 10, 2018

Enjoy a free cookie from Barstow’s today, March 10! 2018 is our 10 Year Anniversary in the restaurant business! And we are offering one cookie per customer today to say THANK YOU! Thank you for what you might ask? Well where do we begin?! We opened Barstow’s Dairy Store and … Read more

Name the Calf Contest Winners “C”

March 2, 2018

Here at Barstow’s Longview Farm everybody has a personality so everybody has a name. Calves born around the same time have names that begin with the same letter. These calves were born in the first half of February. Congratulations to our Name the Calf Contest winners! Clover by D. Serotkin … Read more

An Open Letter to Our Staff

March 2, 2018

Dear wonderful people! It is with such gratitude and joy that we write this letter to our Barstow’s Dairy Store and Bakery staff, past and present!  2018 we celebrate our 10th year in the restaurant business.  We surely would not have reached this milestone without you! We trust you to … Read more

Happy Employee Appreciation Day!

March 2, 2018

Today we celebrate our amazing staff at Barstow’s Dairy Store and Bakery! We rely on our team at Barstow’s to open and close our family business each day, to serve our customers daily with a smile, to create and serve quality food, and to be ambassadors for our family business … Read more

Eat the Season | March

March 1, 2018

Eating what is in season throughout the year can better connect you to your home and community.  When you eat what is being harvested locally, your food is travelling fewer miles, you are supporting your neighborhood farmers, and you are enjoying nutritious and varied foods throughout the seasons. #EatTheSeason and … Read more

Barstow’s March Newsletter

March 1, 2018

Sign up to get the Barstow’s Monthly Newsletter sent directly to your inbox by clicking here! Barstow’s Dairy Store and Bakery March Newsletter 2018 Barstow’s Dairy Store and Bakery and Barstow’s Longview Farm are located in the historic Hockanum Village in Hadley, MA. Our motto is “Looking Forward Since 1806” and … Read more

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