1. Yellow Stonehouse Farm in Westfield offers organic vegetables, fruits, flowers and herbs

    Yellow Stonehouse Farm in Westfield offers organic vegetables, fruits, flowers and herbs

    When Connie Adams and John Keilch inherited a farm in 2005, the couple knew they wanted to make it work. The former dairy farm on Root Road in Westfield had been in Keilch's family since the 1930s, but Adams and Keilch were no dairy farmers. "We both worked in business," said Adams, "but I was a master gardener and we had an organic garden at home, so we decided to go for it." Today, Yellow Stonehouse Farm is the area's only community-supported agriculture (CSA) farm that is certified organic by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, a fact ...

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    1. We both worked in business, but I was a master gardener and we had an organic garden at home, so we decided to go for it.
    2. We test our soil often and we grow whatever we need to augment or create balance in a field.
    3. We have bees, turtles, salamanders, birds, beaver, otter, muskrats, coyotes ... we're a sanctuary.
    4. It's important to us that the land is preserved and as pristine as possible.
    5. We make sure our members are taken care of first, but we like to offer what we have to everyone.
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