Arboreal Habitats is an ornamental nursery and apple orchard, as well as a landscaping company located in Halifax. They are experts in planting, transplanting, fertilization, pruning, tree consultation, ornamental design, hardscape, and stonework.
Harlow's Sugar House is a family-owned maple business, as well as an orchard featuring apples and other fruits. Their gift shop boasts their farm-grown products including donuts, cider, maple syrup, cream, and candy, as well as other locally made gifts and goodies.
Outback Orchard is a 1500-tree high density apple orchard located in Florence. During apple season, pick your own Honey Crisp, Macs, Pristine, Zestar, Gala, Cortland, Ida Red, Galarina, Grimes, Golden, Honey Gold, and more! They also have a self-serve orchard stand.
Petrichor Farm in Huntington is proud to offer small batch, Vermont grown organic craft hemp products. From their family to yours, Petrichor Farm puts heaps of love and integrity into everything they do. In addition to hemp, they grow veggies, apples, berries, and also sell their farm fresh eggs and gluten-free baked goods. Stop by the farm and say hello!
After living in Essex, Vermont since 1990, Stony Grove owners Dick and Anne purchased the old Pratt Farm in Jeffersonville in 2015. They've cultivated hundreds of apple trees and over a thousand blueberry bushes over the past 5+ years, which are now providing more and more delicious fruit. They offer pick-your-own blueberries and apples (Macintosh, Empire, Honey Crisp, Cortland, Crimson Crisp, Autumn Crisp, Liberty, Crimson Gold, Evercrisp, and Gala), and the farm stand in the barn offers their own just picked fruit, as well as cut flowers, eggs, honey, apple cider vinegar, and other delicious, local treats. The farm also has beautiful mountain views, space to picnic, and fields open for exploration. Stay tuned for Stony Grove's future endeavors, which may include farm stay opportunities, learning demonstrations, and more.
Terry’s Orchard has been in continuous cultivation since 1776. Its founders, the Harwood family, developed the orchard and accompanying cider business as a family operation, continuing through four generations for 182 years. Today, the fourth owners of the trees on “Apple Hill” continue the legacy of the family run orchard. During apple season, pick with family and friends to experience the novelty of walking through this historic orchard, picturesquely set atop Harwood Hill, overlooking the valley of Bennington and the Bennington monument. During fall foliage, the view from the orchard is a sight to behold. The Howe family, the orchard's current owners, believes that a pick-your-own orchard is an important part of a community, as it offers a way for people to meet their farmers and experience the joy of harvesting fruit right form the tree!
Woodman Hill Orchard is a small, seasonal pick-your-own orchard featuring Integrated Pest Management grown apples of the latest varieties including Honeycrisp, Liberty, Thome Empire, and other old favorites. They also offer fresh-pressed cider, orchard made jellies & jams, local honey and syrup, and hand made cider donuts (on the weekends)!