Old Friends Farm

Top-Notch Certified Organic Produce, Flowers, and Specialty Products Grown and Crafted by Happy Farmers!

593 South Pleasant Street
Amherst, MA 01002
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593 South Pleasant Street Amherst Massachusetts 01002
Pay With: Credit/Debit, SNAP/EBT, HIP (Healthy Incentives Program), Senior FMNP (farmers’ markets), WIC FMPP (farmers’ markets), WIC CVV Fruit and Vegetable (farmers’ markets)
Wholesale: Restaurants, Schools
Growing Practices: Certified Organic
Food Safety Certifications: Commonwealth Quality/GAP Certified
Contact: Missy Bahret and Casey Steinberg


We are Certified Organic, and specialize in young ginger, turmeric, baby salad greens, cut flowers, and other high-quality crops.  We also make specialty products using our own ginger and turmeric! Our products are small batch crafted out of the highest quality. They include Ginger Syrup, Turmeric Honey, Elderberry Turmeric Honey, Ginger Honey, spices, and teas. Available at the Northampton Tuesday Market, Amherst Saturday Market, and wholesale to stores, restaurants, florists, and distributors, throughout the Northeast.  We are committed to creating and supporting a healthy work environment – one in which the workers and owners can thrive both in their professional and personal lives.  Please take a moment to read our Philosophy and Holistic GoalThanks for choosing Old Friends Farm!

What We Grow


Blackberries, Ground Cherries, Strawberries


Basil, Cilantro, Parsley, Rosemary

Honey + Maple


Nursery + Flowers

Annuals, Cut Flowers, Seeds, Sunflowers, Vegetable Starts


Dried Flowers, Dried Herbs, Dried Spices, Herbal Tonics + Tinctures, Honeycomb, Lip Balm, Oil, Preserves, Syrup


Arugula, Asian Greens, Asparagus, Beets, Bok Choi, Broccoli, Broccoli Rabe, Carrots, Cucumbers, Dandelion, Edible Flowers, Garlic (cured), Garlic (uncured or w/ stalks), Garlic Scapes, Ginger, Green Beans, Kale, Leeks, Lettuce, Microgreens, Mustard Greens, Onions (cured), Onions (uncured or w/ greens), Peas (snap), Peppers, Radicchio, Rhubarb, Salad Greens, Scallions/Green Onions, Spinach, Summer Squash, Sweet Potatoes, Swiss Chard, Tat Soi, Tomatoes, Tomatoes (cherry), Turmeric, Winter Squash, Zucchini

Farm Stand

We do not have a farm stand, and instead encourage you to find our products at our farmers’ markets, as well as farm stands such as the Atlas Farm Store, River Valley Coop, Greenfields Market, and many more (see listing below)

Our Customers

Farmers' Markets

Community Supported Agriculture

We offer a ‘Full-Choice’ CSA in the form of a ‘Market Card’ for our Northampton and Amherst Farmers’ Market customers.  This program gives you a discount on anything and everything at our stand with no limits. 



Just Picked

Put on some clothing you don’t mind getting a little dirt on and spend an afternoon with family and friends discovering the local farms that grow our food. Keep in mind that harvest times are a little different every year. It’s always a good idea to call ahead to find out what’s available for picking.

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Pick Your Own

Farmers’ Markets

Restaurants + Cafés