Barstow’s Blog

Name the Calf Contest Winners “U”

December 6, 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 November. Congratulations to our Name the Calf Contest winners! Ukulele by Seth Ulla … Read more

14 Local Stocking Stuffers

December 1, 2018

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! 14 Local Stocking Stuffers … Read more

6 Barstow’s Lovers Approved Gifts

December 1, 2018

Give the gift of Barstow’s Dairy Store and Bakery this holiday season! Do you have a family member who is a real Barstow’s fan? A friend that loves a good local lunch? A commuter who needs his drive-thru coffee to stay awake? 6 Barstow’s Lover approved gifts for the holidays: … Read more

Holiday Greenery

November 27, 2018

Stop by Barstow’s to select your perfect holiday wreath, kissing ball, or porch decoration to brighten your home and get in the spirit! Our wreaths, kissing balls, log boxes, and holiday pots are grown and designed at Silvery Moon Farm in Bernardston, MA.  Silvery Moon Farm is a small family business.  … Read more

Name the Calf Contest Winners “T”

November 19, 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 October. Congratulations to our Name the Calf Contest winners! Topaz by Kelly Barstow … Read more

5 Farm Fresh Gifts

November 17, 2018

The holidays are a time to gather, and nothing makes people gather like good food! Food is the most important thing that we “do”.  It nourishes our bodies, thrives on our farmland, represents our cultures, is a part of our traditions, connects us to our heritage, and gathers us together. … Read more

Holiday Meals Made Easy

November 17, 2018

This holiday season, why stress?  Your local family farm stand has already done the baking for you! Let us prepare your holiday dinner this year.  Head baker Shannon Barstow’s cooking style is homemade and cozy.  Enjoy classic, country style, foods that you and your whole family will enjoy for dinner, … Read more

Name the Calf Contest Winners “S”

November 4, 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 October. Congratulations to our Name the Calf Contest winners! Stormy by Joe Mitrolka … Read more

Laure Dennery

November 2, 2018

Laure Dennery is our current Featured Artist. Laure has always loved making art, but it wasn’t until her early teens that she realized that she could use art to express things she could not with words. Laure first started using oil paints in college and quickly found them to be … Read more

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