The CT NOFA mission is to ensure the growth and viability of organic agriculture, organic food, and organic land care in Connecticut.
We envision a healthy, organic Connecticut founded on ecologically, socially and economically just principles.

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Many CT NOFA member farms now have Fall CSA shares available - but they go fast! CSA members receive a weekly or bi-weekly assortment of seasonal vegetables delivered fresh from the farm. Also, this is a good time of the year to put 'dibs' on a 2017 CSA share. Visit our full list of CT NOFA members with CSAs: http://ctnofa.org/CSAs.htm

Upcoming Events:

Farm-To-Table Grilling Class & Fine Lunch
Benefiting CT NOFA on Saturday, October 1
11:00 am-2:00 pm
Greenwich, CT

Mill Street Bar & Table and CT NOFA invite you to enjoy a morning grilling class led by Executive Chef Geoff Lazlo, followed by lunch. Early fall produce from Back 40 Farm and other local farms will be featured on the menu. Geoff will demonstrate grilling techniques while teaching guests how to cook an entire meal on the grill -- including meat, fish, vegetables and pizza. Details and registration here.


Taste the Terroir of Connecticut Honey: Benefiting CT NOFA on Saturday, October 15
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Woodbury, CT

CT NOFA & New Morning Market are pleased to present a guided tasting of Connecticut honeys with Connecticut beekeeper, author of The Honey Connoisseur, and honey sommelier Marina Marchese. Marchese will take guests on a tasting journey to discover the unique sensory qualities (terroir!) of hyper-regional, Connecticut honeys. Details and registration here.


Farm-To-Table Sunday Supper
Sunday, October 23
2:00-6:00 pm

An afternoon meal in celebration of CT NOFA’s organic mission at the Red Barn on the historic Waldingfield Farm in Washington Depot, CT. Hosted by farmer Patrick Horan and featuring Connecticut’s own, Chef Jason Sobocinski. Sparkling wine will be served at 2 pm and followed shortly after by a tour of the farm. Folling the tour, guests will be will be treated to a 3-course meal accompanied by fine wines and local brews. DETAILS HERE


Whole Farm Planning Certificate Course
Oct 29, 2016-May 13, 2017


farm_sign_vegetables.jpgCT NOFA's Whole Farm Planning Certificate Course is designed to help you realize the farm of your dreams by teaching the business and planning skills needed to run farms sustainable and profitably. This year's 10-session course runs occurs approx. every three weeks on Saturdays. Click here for more info.


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Go Organic! Hire A NOFA Organic Land Care Pro For You Land Care Needs!

Take NOFA's Lawn Class Online
Organic Lawn Certificate Course
This 8-hour online course is a great way to get up speed for doing your own lawn, as professional development landscapers, school staff, town land managers and anyone else who wants to get started down the road to non-toxic land care.

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The 2016 Farm & Food Guide
For your shopping pleasure! Click above to get our comprehensive guide to CT farms and business who support CT NOFA's mission.

WANT COPIES? For copies to distribute at your farm or business, contact the office. In the meantime, click on the cover image for the digital version.

logoWe thank Harbor Harvest for being the lead sponsor of the 2016 Farm and Food Guide! Visit their market in Norwalk, CT for local foods and pastured meats.

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Marketing Opportunities With CT NOFA!


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Host a Potluck Party Fundraiser
In Honor of an Organic Connecticut!

CT NOFA members accross the state are hosting fun gatherings that bring great food and great people together while supporting CT NOFA's organic mission. Click here for more info or contact Exec. Dir. Jeff Cordulack if you would like to host a party in our honor.

CT NOFA: The Northeast Organic Farming Association of Connecticut
126 Derby Avenue, Derby, CT 06418

phone: (203) 308-2584 • fax: (203) 308-2586