Foxtail Community Farm
We've always raised our own seedlings,
starting with a closet-sized frame that Eric built behind our
rented farmhouse in Wisconsin, and expanding over the
years to the series of hand-built tunnel-style greenhouses
that now grace our farm yard. Coupled with Eric's previous
work experience in commercial greenhouses, we've gained a
lot of skill & knowledge that help us get a great start on each
new growing season.
We offer a unique array of sustainably-raised
vegetable, flower & herb seedlings for sale each
spring. By purchasing your seedlings from us, you'll get
beautiful healthy plants and help support a small local
Foxtail Farm seedlings are raised with
care right here on the farm. Our greenhouses are
licensed by the NYS Department of Ag &
Markets. We use certified organic soil mix
produced in the Hudson Valley and source only
non-GMO seeds from trusted seed companies.
We choose varieties that grow well in this region,
including many time-tested organic and heirloom
varieties - the same plants we grow on the farm.
Our seeding schedule is timed so that seedlings
are hardened off and ready to transplant when
you get them in May.
New this year we are using biodegradable peat
pots for all seedlings, and offering seed potatoes,
sweet potatoes, strawberries, and seed packets by