Chatfield Hollow Farm is devoted to producing premium organic products. We maintain sustainable agriculture on approximately 23 acres of woodland. The majority of compost produced at our facility is used on the farm. Chatfield Hollow Farm maintains the fundamental principles of organic farming, nourishing our soil and woodlands
Recipe of the Week
1 pound mushrooms, preferably royal trumpet, cut lengthwise into 3/4-inch slices
3 ounces 1/4-inch-thick pancetta, cut into 1/4-inch-by-1-inch pieces
4 fresh or dried bay leaves
3 garlic cloves, smashed, or 2 green garlic, thinly sliced crosswise
Pinch of red-pepper flakes
3 stems fresh rosemary
1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil
Fine sea salt and freshly ground pepper
1/2 cup dry white wine
1/4 cup fresh flat-leaf parsley
1 tablespoon julienned lemon zest
Preheat oven to 500 degrees. Spread mushrooms on a rimmed baking sheet. Sprinkle with pancetta, bay leaves, garlic, red-pepper flakes, and rosemary. Drizzle with oil, and season with salt and pepper. Roast, rotating sheet halfway through, until golden brown around edges, about 20 minutes.
Spoon off excess fat. Add wine and stir. Roast until wine has almost evaporated, about 5 minutes more.
Toss with parsley and zest. Serve hot, warm, or at room temperature.
Chatfield Hollow Farm inspires people of all ages to invest in understanding the environmental, social and economic relationship between food production and consumption.
We host Field Trips and Tours with schools, camps and anyone interested in learning more about Organic Sustainable Forest Farming.
April through November.
Visitors are encouraged to explore our Discovery Garden and Eco Walk or sign up for Wild Mushroom Foraging Classes in the Fall.
Offering paid apprenticeships, we train future sustainable forest farmers.
If you are interested in touring, visiting or would like your school to participate in our education program, please contact us.
Chatfield Hollow Farm has a variety of different animals for you to see such as Vulturine Guinea Fowl, Black Swans, Peafowl and other unusual animals. Two ponds feature an abundance of wetland species and creatures.
In addition to this Chatfield Hollow Farm is involved in the breeding program for native and foreign species of birds of which are all at the farm ready for your viewing pleasure.