15 Local Stocking Stuffers

This holiday season, stuff your stockings with local products that support local farmers and artisans in Western Massachusetts!  You can pick up all of these great stocking stuffers and more at your neighborhood dairy farm – yep you guessed it – Barstow’s Dairy Store and Bakery! 15 Local Stocking Stuffers A Barstow’s ceramic mug for … Read more

Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving! 2017 brought a lot to be thankful for!  Like a good crop year and a drought free summer.  We are thankful for our healthy and productive herd of 557.  We are thankful for the new anaerobic digester engine, bringing more green energy to the grid and soon more recycled heat to our homes … Read more

November Holiday Hours

Barstow’s November Holiday Hours November Thursday, November 23 | Closed for Thanksgiving Friday, November 24 | 8am-5pm

12 Thanksgiving Baking Necessities

Barstow’s Dairy Store and Bakery will have extra pies available on Wednesday afternoon, boxed and ready for pick up.  But for those of you who will be doing all the baking for your family this Thursday, stop by Barstow’s for local ingredients!  Here are 12 Thanksgiving necessities that you will find at Barstow’s! 12 Thanksgiving … Read more

From chocolate to cheddar, branch out this holiday season with these 5 desserts

The Boston Globe By Lucy M. Casale| November 20, 2017 Go homemade for the holidays with favorite dessert recipes from friends and family of the Cabot Creamery Co-operative. Turtle Cheesecake Serves 12 Cabot farmer Denise Barstow of Longview Farm in Hadley, Mass. describes the holidays in her house with one word: loud. “It isn’t a … Read more

The Barstows’ Favorite Thanksgiving Pies

Thanksgiving is only days away and farmers and bakers alike are looking forward to spending time together…..not at work.  We may see each other every day, but in that time we are making business decisions, baking cookies, feeding cows, discussing what needs to be done next.  And yes the farmers still work on Thanksgiving Day, … Read more

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