DOAG: Wholesale Fruit and Vegetable Producers

Wholesale Fruit and Vegetable Producers

Fairfield County

Stone Gardens Farm
Contact:  Fred and Stacia Monahan
83 Sawmill Road
Shelton, CT  06484
(203) 929-2003
Description:  A variety of vegetables including sweet corn.


Hartford County

Baggott Family Farm Inc.
Contact:  Tom Baggott
236 South Main Street
East Windsor, CT  06088
(860) 623-1981
Fax:  (860) 292-8507
Description:  Sweet corn (bicolor, white & yellow), ornamental corn (large, mini, straw), cooking greens (collard, kale, miscellaneous), turnips (purple top), tomatoes, winter squash(regular & peeled butternut), beans (green & wax), cucumbers (long & pickling), green, carnival, white & golden acorn, hubbard, delicata, sweet dumpling, spaghetti, buttercup,eggplant, peppers (bell, Cuban fry, long hot, jalapeno, hung wax), and pumpkins (giant, white, Cinderella, face, sugar, mini, white mini), cabbage (green, red, savoy), gourds (plain or shellacked)

Beckett Farms
Contact:  Chip Beckett
1269 Main Street
Glastonbury, CT  06033
(860) 659-0848
Fax:  (860) 659-8182
Description:  Tomatoes, peppers, asparagus, green & yellow summer squash, yellow tomatoes, rhubarb, green beans, peas, pickling cucumbers, red fall raspberries, blueberries, peaches, apples, basil - bunched, & other mixed herbs - bunched.

Belltown Hill Orchards, LLC
Contact:  Don Preli
475 Matson Hill Road
South Glastonbury, CT  06073
(860) 633-2789
Fax:  (860) 633-1568
Description: Apples - Paulared, Gingergold, Macintosh, Gala, Cortland, Empire, Red & Golden Delicious, Macoun, & Fuji. Packing 12x3's 8x5 totes, 96 & 80 cnts, 40lb loose. PLU & UPC coded. Pears - Clapp Favorite, Bartlett, Bosc, & Red D'Anjou. Packing 40lb, 4/5BU & 8x4 totes. Peaches avaialble Aug.-Oct with packing of 25lb loose & 8x4 totes. Nectarines & plums also available.


Botticello Farms
Contact:  Henry Botticell or Shirley Oechsler
209 Hillstown Road
Manchester, CT  06040
(860) 649-2462
Fax:  (860) 432-3563
Description:  Farm April-June we have a large variety of annual bedding plants & hanging baskets, as well as decorative planters, veggie plants, perennials, mulch & top soil. From the end of June-Oct. we offer fresh corn, peppers, tomatoes, summers & winter squash, egplants, cukes & pickling cukes, native fruits & other veggies. In Sept. we also have pumpkins, gourds, cornstalks & mums. In Dec. we have hand decorated Christmas wreaths, cemetary containers & Christmas trees. Hay & straw are available year round.

Burnham Farm
Contact:  Dave Burnham
1893 Main Street
East Hartford, CT  06118
(860) 528-0905
Description:  Peppers, tomatoes, corn (300 plus acres of corn)Peppers, tomatoes, corn (300 plus acres of corn).

Donald Wagner
Contact:  Donald Wagner
277 Main Street
East Windsor, CT  06088
(860) 627-5637
Description:  Specalizing in early sweet corn.  Harvest dates are the end of June and first week of July!

Easy Pickin's Orchard
Contact:  Brian Kelliher
46 Bailey Road
Enfield, CT  06082
Description:  Apples - Gala, McIntosh, Cortland, Macoun, Empire, Golden Delicious.  Specialty apples - Creston, Jonagold, Mutsu (Crispin), Pink Beauty, Fortune, Sayaka.

Fair Weather Acres
Contact:  Mary Collins
1146 Cromwell Ave
Rocky Hill, CT  06067
(860) 529-6755
Fax:  (860) 529-6631
Description:  Green beans, Wax beans, Ky Bean, Corn

Ferrari Farms
Contact:  Andrew Reale
675 Main Street
South Glastonbury, CT  06073
(860) 633-3879 or 633-7353
Description:  Sweet Corn, turnips.  Apples, pears.

Karabin Farms
Contact:  Diane Karabin
894 Andrews Street
Southington, CT  06489
(860) 620-0194; 621-6363
Fax:  (860) 621-2058
Description:  14 varieties of apples including Ginger Gold, Gala, Macoun, Empire, Honeycrisp, Jonathan, Courtland, & Cameo. Spring flowers, hanging baskets, mums, & pointsettias.

Killiam/Bassette Farmstead
Contact:  Kevin & Chris Bassette
77 Tryon Street
South Glastonbury, CT  06073
(860) 633-1067
Description:  Corn, cabbage, cauliflower, broccoli, summer squash, winter squash, tomatoes, along with a variety of other vegetables.

Lemke Valley Farm
Contact:  Sue Lemke
241 Tryon Street
South Glastonbury, CT  06073
(860) 633-0794
Fax:  (860) 657-2215
Description:  We offer corn, zucchini, pickling cukes, green & yellow beans, flat beans, horicultural beans, eggplant, cabbage, broccoli, cauliflower, long hot, cherry hots, habeneros, & jalepano peppers.  Plums & blueberries too. Cherry, grape, heriloom & plum tomatoes available. Winter, butternut, acorn, carnival, buttercup, sweet dumpling, delicata, & blue hubbard squash available as well!

Littel Acres Farm
Contact:  Mary Beth Draghi
535 Griswold Street
Glastonbury, CT  06033
(860) 633-1699
Fax:  860 657-4807
Description:  Peaches, strawberries, apples, tomatoes, heirloom tomatoes (Mr. Stripey, purple calabash, cherokee purple, branywine red and yellow, sungold) yellow and green squash, patty pan, sunburst, eight ball, winter squash, heirloom melons, nectarines, plums, cucumbers, squash blossoms, eggplant, corn, courds, swan gourds, pumpkins and sugar pumpkins.

Pell Farm
Contact:  Luping Pell
96 Kibbe Grove Road
Somers, CT  06071
(860) 749-3582
Fax:  (860) 749-6617
Description:  Pumpkins, Strawberries

Rogers Orchard, Inc.
Contact:  Peter Rogers or Kevin Moriarty
Long Bottom Road
Southington, CT  06489
(860) 229-4240
Fax:  (860) 229-4076
Description:  Apples, Pears, Peaches, Nectarines

Rose's Berry Farm
Contact:  Henry & Sandi Rose
295 Matson Hill Road
South Glastonbury, CT  06073
(860) 633-6001, Farm: (860) 633-7467
Fax:  (860) 657-3062
Description:  Retail, wholesale & PYO strawberries, raspberries, blueberries, & apples. Pumpkins, Bosc pears, & Christmas trees also available.  Farm made pies, jam, raspberry vinegar & cider.

Schaffers Potatoes
Contact:  David Schaffer
150 Foster Road
South Windsor, CT  06074
Description:  Offering round white, reds, yukon gold, and russett potatoes in 5, 10 and 50lb bags.



Litchfield County

Deeply Rooted Farms, LLC
Contact: Jonathan Sederquist
130 Terryville Road
Harwinton, CT 06791
(860) 921-3434
Growers of strawberries (June and late season), raspberries, ornamental specialty pumpkins, gourds, and winter squash.

Ellsworth Hill Orchard and Berry Farm
Contact:  Michael Bozzi
461 Cornwall Bridge Road, Rte. 4
Sharon, CT  06096
Fax: 860-364-0099
Description:  Strawberries 2qt or 6qt containers.  Pumpkins sold by the bin.  Blueberries 1-2qt or 6qt containers.  Gourds sold by the bag.  Raspberries 1-2qt or 6qt containers.  Apples sold by the bin.
Targeted Wholesale Outlets:  Small Independence Grocery stores, Restaurants, Institutions, Farm Stands

Gresczyk Farm
Contact:  Bruce Gresczyk
860 Litchfield Tpke.
New Hartford, CT  06037
(860) 482-3925
Description:  Growing a variety of potatoes and assorted vegetables.

Riverbank Farm
Contact:  David Blym
33 River Road
Roxbury, CT  06783
(860) 350-3276
Description:  Organic lettuce, beets,carrots, salad mix, winter squash, tomatoes (beefsteak), tomatoes (heirloom), eggplant, spinach, kale, zucchini, summer squash, cucumbers, turnips, pumpkins.  Organic strawberries, watermelons, muskmelons.  Organic basil.

Starberry Farm
Contact:  Robert & Sally Futh
81 Kielwasser Road
Washington Depot, CT  06794-1119
(860) 868-2863
Description:  PYO & picked peaches & apples.  Peaches 7-15/9-15 35 varieties including white. Tree-ripe premium fruit.

Sun One Organic Farm
Contact:  Bob Maddox
104 Deerwood Drive
Bethlehem, CT  06751
(203) 266-7973
Description:  All produce is Certified Organic.  We have strawberries, 10 varieties potatoes, garlic and winter squash.

Windy Hill Farm
Contact:  Doug Allen
164 Hill House Road
Goshen, CT  06756
Description:  Listed with the FDA sweet corn, potatoes



Middlesex County

Gotta's Farm
Contact:  Richard Gotta
661 Glastonbury Tpke
Portland, CT  06480
(860) 342-1844
Fax:  (860) 342-7395
Description:  Gotta's farm starts with flower & vegetable plants in the spring, strawberries in June, corn, beans, squash, cukes, & pickles in July. Tomatoes, peppers, melons, eggplant, peaches, pears, plum & apples in Aug. to Oct. Winter squash & pumpkins in Sept. & Oct.

Lyman Orchards
Contact:  John Lyman
P.O. Box 453 / Jct.147 &157
Middlefield, CT  06455
(860) 349-1793
Fax:  (860) 349-1424
Description:  Apples - IPM Certified Varieties include: McIntosh, Macoun, Cortland, Empire, Red Delicious, Gala, Golden Delicious, Crispin, Mutsu, Jonagold, Fuji, Gingergold, Paula Red. Peeled apples. Cider - pasteurized, no preservatives, longest code dates in the industry. Pears - Varieties include Bartlett, Bosc, Seckel, Asian.  Peaches - Yellow and white flesh. Nectarines. Strawberries, Blueberries. Jams, apple pies, apple sauce.


Spencer Hill Farm
Contact: Robert Chase
57 Spencer Hill Rd
Killingworth, CT  06419
203-606-1902 (cell)
Description:  Sweet Corn Silver Queen; Flint Corn Native White Mohegan; Greens Lettuce, Arugula, Spinach, Chard, Kale, Endive; Misc Crops cucumber, squash, broccoli, cabage, carrot, parsnip, potato, tomato, etc.  Plan to have special focus on stoage crops, asian speciality, herbs.
Targeted Wholesale Outlets:  Small Independence Grocery stores, Restaurants, Farm Stands
Willing to Deliver
Willing to Contract Grow


New Haven County

Blue Hill Orchard, Inc.
Contact:  David Henry
141 Blue Hill Road
Wallingford, CT  06492
(203) 269-3189
Fax:  (203) 269-2626
Description:  Apples 225 acres - Honeycrisp, Empire, Macintosh, Red Delicious, Gala, Jonagold,Jona Go Red, Mutsu, Cortland, Macoun.  Pears 32 acres - Bosc, Bartlett.  1 acre Italian Plum. Peaches 30 acres - Stellar Series, Flamin 5 and Flamin 7.  5 acres of White Peach.

Borrelli and Sons Farm
Contact:  Lou Borrelli
95 Warner Road
North Haven, CT  06473
(203) 239-1930
Description:  Mixed greens, herbs, peppers, squash - summer & zucchini, and eggplant. 

Cecarelli Farms, LLC
Contact:  Nelson Cecarelli
186 Old Post Road
Northford, CT  06472
Description:  Wholesale growers of quality vegetables. We grow a wide variety of seasonal vegetables including sweet corn, tomatoes, peppers, eggplant, lettuce, beans, squash, & cabbage.

Christoforo's Northford Growers, Inc.
Contact:  Charles Christoforo
643 Forest Road
Northford, CT  06472
(203) 641-3077
Fax:  (203) 484-2376
Description:  Tomatoes (grape, cherry, plum and salad), zuchinni squash, yellow squash, butternut squash, acorn squash, eggplant, peppers (hots, bell green, frying, bell suntan, bell red),cucumbers, beans, lettuce (green leaf, romaine, boston, red leaf), cabbage (green, red, savoy)

Hindinger Farm
Contact: Elizabeth Hindinger
810 Dunbar Hill Road
Hamden, CT  06514
Fax: 203-288-3265
Description:  Apples Mac, Cortland, Red and Gold Delicious, Macoun, Mutsu.  Peaches.  Strawberries
Targeted Wholesale Outlets:  Large Wholesale Houses, Small Independence Grocery Stores, Restaurants, Institutions, Farm Stands
Willing to deliver


J. Defrancesco & Son Inc. Farm
Contact:   Joe Defrancesco
43 Augur Road
Northford, CT  06472
(203) 484-9708
Fax:  (203) 484-4199
Description:  Offering a wide variety of vegetables including tomatoes, beans, corn, and cabbage. Annual bedding plants and hanging baskets, herbs, fall mums, and Christmas wreaths (by order only).

Zantek Farm
Contact:  Paul Zantek
325 Higgins Road
Cheshire, CT  06410
(203) 271-0441
Fax:  (203) 250-9190
Description:  Corn, tomatoes, peppers, eggplant, flowers.  Christmas trees, wreaths and pointsettias.


New London County

Lopresti Farm
Contact:  Paul LoPresti & Richard Fleming
5 Hollowell Road
Preston, CT  06365
(860) 887-5292
Fax:  (860) 887-5292
Description:  We sell vegetables plants, many varities of greenhouse tomatoes, peppers, cukes, winter squash, lettuce, pumpkins, bedding plants, patio tomatoes, perennial flats, & pansies.


West Green Farm
Contact: Steven Preli
119 West Town Street
Lebanon, CT  06249
Description:  Fall Apples Gala, Macs, Cortlands, Red and Yellow Delicious, Macouns, Empires, Granny Smith, Winesap.  Vegetable red and green head lettuce, beans, tomatoes slicers, and red and yellow cherries, green and yellow squash.  Winter squash butternut, butter cup, acorn.
Targeted Wholesale Outlets:  Small Independence Grocery Stores, Restaurants, Institutions, Farm Stands
Willing to deliver



Tolland County

Dzen Brothers, Inc.
Contact:  Joe Dzen
187 Windsorville Road
Ellington, CT  06029
(860) 648-1355
Fax:  (860) 872-3677
Description:  Pumpkins, strawberries, blueberries, Xmas trees, greenhouse.


Windham County

Chaplin Farms
Contact: Catherine Rose
392 Hampton Rd
Chaplin, CT  06235
Description:  Apples and vegetables
Targeted Wholesale Outlets:  Small Independence Grocery Stores, Restaurants, Farm Stands
Willing to deliver


Falls Creek Farm
Contact:  Mark Pailthorpe
368 Bailey Road
Oneco, CT  06373
(860) 564-5554
Fax:  (860) 564-5598
Description:  Asparagus (30 acres), Tomatoes, Pumpkins 


Lapsley Orchard
Contact:  John Wolchesky
403 Orchard Hill Road, Rte. 169
Pomfret Center, CT  06259
(860) 928-9286
Description:  Apples, Peaches, Pumpkins, Unpasturized Cider