Barstow’s Blog

Kiddo Activities: Burger Fest

July 17, 2019

Join us for fun activities on the farm for Burger Fest 2019! 11am-3pm | Farm Equipment Exploration Check out the machinery and equipment that plants and harvest crops, feeds our cows, and makes Barstow’s Longview Farm run efficiently!  You are welcome to sit inside the trucks and tractors but ask … Read more

Let’s Dance

July 17, 2019

Barstow’s Dairy Store and Bakery is excited to host three terrific local bands for live music on the porch on Saturday, July 20 for Burger Fest 2019! Old Country Road kicks off the event, playing bluegrass-country on the porch from 11am-1pm. Between 2pm-4pm, James Jewell takes the stage…. errr porch! … Read more

Door Prizes Burger Fest 2019

July 16, 2019

We are very excited to announce our Door Prizes for Burger Fest 2019! A $20 Gift Certificate to Barstow’s Dairy Store and Bakery A coupon for 5lbs of Barstow’s Ground Beef Burgers  A Barstow’s T-Shirt and a Barstow’s Mug A coupon for (1) 12″ Assorted Cookie Platter  One Door Prize ticket will be … Read more

Burger Fest Farm Tours

July 16, 2019

It’s important to us to be an educational and recreational resource for our community. Agriculture is a part of nearly everyone’s roots, and while we sense that connection is beginning to be lost, we want to keep the line of communication and experience wide open! Our farm tour is a … Read more

August 2019 Burger Night Menu

July 16, 2019

Here on Barstow’s Longview Farm, we raise about 500 animals for dairy. But we also raise 20 steers each year for our Barstow’s Farm Raised Beef! The beef – ground, patties, steaks, and roasts, is exclusively sold at Barstow’s Dairy Store and Bakery and can be found in our freezer section.  … Read more

Burger Fest Menu 2019

July 15, 2019

Here on Barstow’s Longview Farm, we raise about 550 animals for dairy. But we also raise 20 steers each year for our Barstow’s Farm Raised Beef! The beef – ground, patties, steaks, and roasts, is exclusively sold at Barstow’s Dairy Store and Bakery and can be found in our freezer section.  … Read more

Name the Calf Contest “K”

July 1, 2019

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 June. Congratulations to our Name the Calf Contest winners! Kamala by Helen E … Read more

Barstow’s Cheese Giveaway

June 29, 2019

June 30, 2019 marks our 11th year in the farmstand business! It also marks the end of Dairy Month. But we aren’t ready to stop celebrating! Barstow’s Dairy Store and Bakery is giving away 1) one block of Cabot 3 Year Cheddar on which the Barstow Family is pictured and 2) … Read more

June 2019: news roundup

June 29, 2019

Six things to know about Barstow’s farm JUNE IS DAIRY MONTH IN MASSACHUSETTS. THAT’S WHY I JOINED CONSTITUENTS AND DENISE BARSTOW FOR A TOUR OF HER FAMILY’S DIARY FARM IN HADLEY. Denise is an 7th generation farmer. That means that her family has cared for the land they’ve farmed for … Read more

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