The Northeast Organic Farming Association of Connecticut's 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. In addition to our food-based initiatives, CT NOFA also runs the NOFA Organic Land Care program to train the next generation of organic landscapers, land managers, and conservationists.


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OrganiCONN: The CT NOFA Winter Conference
Saturday, February 23 ~ Coming to Bridgeport, CT!!!
Click for info. Questions? Presenters & Vendors? Call 203-308-2584.

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NOFA Organic Land Care
Annual Meeting of Organic Professionals
December 11 ~ Southbury, CT
9:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Join us for lunch and learning with the NOFA community of experts in the organic landscaping and gardening fields. A great way to earn CEUs and meet other pros who are working to eliminate toxins from their tool kits.
Details here: www.organiclandcare.net

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Find A Farmers' Market in Connecticut
Click above for a list or download the Farm & Food guide.
Market details are at end of each section. Happy shopping!

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EAT FRESH FROM THE FARM!
Join a CSA (Community Supported Agriculture)
Get your weekly farm share of local veggies now!
Simpaug Farm CSA ShareIf you like local food, you'll love CSAs ~ they are like a subscription for the coming harvest. CSA members receive a weekly or bi-weekly assortment of seasonal vegetables delivered fresh from the farm. Later Winter tends to be when farmers sell shares and eventually, they run out. To find farms with CSAs near you, click below for our list of members. Simply find a farm with CSA drop sites near you and sign up directly with the farmer. Click here for our Members with CSAs

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 Mobile Coops for All! Photo: Happy Acres Farm, Sherman, CT

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Growing Organically But Not Certified? Sign the Farmer's Pledge!

Following all organic practices but not certified?
The Farmer's Pledge is a unique member benefit to consider.


Submit an application for the CT NOFA Farmer's Pledge to use at your farm stand or business so customers know you're using the most ecologically sound farming practices. Plus, your farm will be list on CT NOFA so new customers can find you!

To get started, a) review the Farmer's Pledge, b) be sure you meet the guidelines, c) then simply print, d) sign, and e) send it to CT NOFA for review! You will get a laminated copy and Farmers Pledge logo sign back for display at the farm.

 

 

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Connecticut Farm & Food Guide 2018
Our comprehensive county-by-county guide to Connecticut's local, organic, and Farmer's Pledge farms. You'll also find farmers' market details, restaurants, and other businesses who support CT NOFA's organic mission.

For your local shopping pleasure!
Click here for the 2018 edition (PDF)

This guide is mailed to all CT NOFA members.
Join CT NOFA today!

THANK YOU TO NEW MORNING MARKET!
THE 2018 GUIDE UNDERWRITER

Thank you to John Pitarri & the whole team at New Morning Market for generously underwriting the 2017 & 2018 Farm & Food Guides! Thier support makes this local business guide accesssible to people accross Connecticut!

For organic shopping made easy, visit their store in Woodbury, CT. Grab a quick lunch and enjoy a wide selection of organic produce, health & beauty items, and all types of responsibly-sourced goodies and gifts. www.newmorn.com

FRIENDS OR MARKETS WANT COPIES?
We can mail or drop a box of Farm & Food Guides at your farm or business. Just let us know! farmandfoodguide@ctnofa.org


To find a local NOFA Accredited organic landscaping service provider near you, visit our search engine online here:
http://nofa.organiclandcare.net

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LEARN ORGANIC LAWN CARE ONLINE
NOFA's Organic Lawn Care 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.
Start today at: www.organiclandcare.net

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CT NOFA: The Northeast Organic Farming Association of Connecticut
126 Derby Avenue, Derby, CT 06418
| phone: (203) 308-2584 | ctnofa@ctnofa.org