Barstow’s Blog

The Dairy Crawl 2018

May 3, 2018

June is Dairy Month! Local farmstands in Hadley, South Hadley, and Sunderland are celebrating with the Dairy Month Dairy Crawl! Visit the participating farmstands; Barstow’s Dairy Store and Bakery, McCray’s Country Creamery, Flayvors of Cook Farm, Maple Valley’s Hadley Scoop, North Hadley Sugar Shack and Market, and Smiarowski’s Farmstand and … Read more

May is National Salad Month

May 2, 2018

May is National Salad Month and we are excited to feature our delicious homemade salads! Of course we offer salads year round here at Barstow’s.  You can find Green Salad, Chef Salad, and Craisin Salad on our lunch menu. Our most popular lunch salad is our Taco Salad topped with … Read more

Barstow’s May Newsletter 2018

May 1, 2018

Barstow’s May 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 we’ve been taking great care of our dairy herd and of the 450 acres of land we farm for … Read more

Eat the Season | May

May 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

8 Great Gifts for Mom

April 29, 2018

Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 13! Here are 8 great gifts for Mom from Barstow’s Dairy Store and Bakery this year: Hosting a Mother’s Day gathering or dinner for Mom?  Order homemade side dishes, picnic salads, cakes, pies, or party platters. Make your family gathering simple and delicious! Pick out Barstow’s farm … Read more

Final Give More Monday of the Winter

April 29, 2018

Monday, April 30 marks our last Give More Monday of the winter season. Give More Monday is a promotion we ran this winter to 1) raise money for local nonprofits and 2) spread the word about how credit card fees burden small businesses. Did you know that every time you … Read more

May 2018 Burger Night Menu

April 26, 2018

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 … Read more

Support the Leverett Fire Department

April 17, 2018

Join us at Barstow’s on Saturday, April 21, 2018, 8am-5pm to support the Leverett Massachusetts Fire Department! 10% of all proceeds go to the Leverett Firefighters Association to purchase a Lucas CPR Device. This device is safe, effective, and simple to use.  A tool that will support the first responders … Read more

Name the Calf Contest Winners “F”

April 15, 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 March. Congratulations to our Name the Calf Contest winners! Francine by Lucy Hough … Read more

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