We are a small family farm located in Poland Maine entering our third year of this wonderful family adventure. An Army Veteran, A Wife aka Apple lady, two kids and a beagle. We have a small 900 tree apple orchard with a variety of Apples with a season that runs September - December as well as seasonally available peaches and pear trees. In addition we have Farm Fresh Pressed Cider (just apples!), pumpkins, pasture raised poultry and this year we are diversifying with farm fresh garden vegetables. We are entering year four and have fixed much, cultivated the trees back to great health, have a year of events, workshops, tours, and music. And are in the stages of expanding our our organic gardens, adding cut flowers, adding PYO pumpkins and more! Your FARM membership can support our endeavors in several ways! Please Join our May-June apple-a-thon through a pre-purchase or supportive friends of Gathering Winds Farm 2019.
3 ways to purchase:
Mail your desired payment CSA value to: Gathering Winds Farm 315 Poland Corner Road, Poland, ME. Name, your Address, your email and the amount you wish to purchase.
Go to our Website www.gatheringwindsfarm.com and click the link for a voucher value and pay by credit card or email firstname.lastname@example.org and we can invoice you from paypal.
** CSA voucher --- Our goal is to provide you a farm credit voucher that you use during the farm season August - December here at our farm. We have a small Market on the main road as well as a hidden orchard down our farm road that leads you into a peaceful peace of the country where the bees buzz, the grasses sway, the apples grow in abundance and the views take you to the way life can be when we slow down, take a moment, and reset our days.
What this means for you:
- Pick what you want during your visit(s) to the farm.
Choose from a variety of our farm products to include vegetables, free-range eggs, apples galore and varieties pre-bagged in our farm stand or PYO, and more as we continue our growing season.
- Buy when you want, just watch our facebook page for updates on the
growing season and what’s available
- Follow our farm blog, photo captures of our small farm and connect to community
- Your dollars never expire.
***Pre-purchase apples coupon! This gives us some pre-season funds to finalize some expansions and equipment for our farm. We will mail you a Post Card to be used September - December in Pick-Your-Own or the Farm Store for apples!
***Pre-purchase from away - Not in town - Send us your support and we will send you our Farm PhotoCards as a thank you for supporting our journey,.
***END of YEAR Donation support : Don't need cards, not close or don't eat apples and don't need our veggies because you grow your own. Instead help support our annual donations to local shelters, Pantries and Food Kitchens supporting teens, Veterans and familes that need a hand up until they are on their feet.
We are located at 315 Poland Corner Road. Apple season opens around labor day as we check the apple readiness. Vegetables will be available at our Market as we undergo our first growing season we will announce when. Open weekends early season and 7 days a week Sept 10-December 23.
Your up front support helps us cover the early season costs for seeds, garden preparation and pre-season funds to bring more offerings to you. I
Our goal is to provide family, friends and community with veggies, apples, cider and products from our farm to your table.
*Any sign-ups received after April 15, will receive the face value of their payment in a farm voucher, no bonus dollars.
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Thank you for your continued support of a young farm family, keeping farms farming, caretaking a hidden orchard and farm that brings community back to the farm and enjoying it’s wholesome nature experience.
John and Stacey, two kids, a beagle, and fish, many, many chickens, and a duck.