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Hours are 8-7 Today
 
 
        
 
 
Looking Back on 175 Years of
Family Farming on Nantucket
 
 
Three Generations of Bartletts, from left to right:
Dave Bartlett and son, Flynn Bartlett, Phil Bartlett, John Bartlett

 
 
It Takes a Village...
 
 
 
 
...And boy are we grateful to our loyal friends, customers, and staff who have supported
the farm for all these many years! 
Here are some photos from our Customer Appreciation Party are below! 
 
 
 
 
Check out the whole slideshow by following this link!
 
 
 
 
We hate to say goodbye...
 
 
 
 
Whitney Butler started with us in May 2012 as a Cashier Supervisor and was promoted to Lead Cashier Supervisor in January 2014. She then moved to Washington, DC to pursue a job in Finance.   Whitney happily returned to the farm in fall, 2015 when the Customer Service Manager position opened up and we’ve been happy to have her year-round since June 2015.  Ever pursuant in her goals of success and traveling abroad, Whitney has been accepted to Oxford-Brookes University in Oxford England and will study to obtain a graduate degree in Finance.  We are so excited for her to embark on her next adventure, but will miss her deeply.   Customer service is in excellent hands as Lauren Keereweer, who you already know and love, has stepped up into the Customer Service Manager role.    Whitney’s last day was this week, but be on the look-out for to make a guest appearance in October when she covers a weekend for Lauren. Good luck Whitney! The Farm loves you!
 
 
 
 
Lauren Keereweer as taken the wheel as the new Customer Service manager!  We think she's just perfect for the job! Congratulations Lauren!
 
 
 
 
Be sure to say hello to Lauren! 
 
 
 
 
From our Kitchen
 
 
 
 
Farm grown, farm made and bottled, our awesome hot sauce is back stock! Fresh, bright pepper flavor with plenty zingy, tangy notes, this sauce is perfect along side fried chicken, breakfast tacos, added to salsa or a Bloody Mary. How do you hot sauce?
 
 
 
 
Treat yourself to a Farm Made dessert, made in house with farm grown ingredients when available, like this farm grown beet cupcake with chocolate frosting or our famous farm grown zucchini bread, super moist and perfect for breakfast or a quick mid day snack! 
Need something fancy for a party? Our Bakery Department makes cakes to order but there is always something beautiful available for purchase right in our dessert case!
 
 
 
 
Fresh from the Fields...and Greenhouses
 
 
 
 
From the Hydro House:
basil, mesclun mix, bok choy

Organics:
greens mix, baby kale, chives, spearmint, rosemary, thyme, sage, oregano, arugula, tarragon, cilantro, dill, Italian parsley, curly parsley, basil, mesclun mix

Tomatoes:
Red tomatoes, cherry tomatoes, grape tomatoes
Field Tomatoes!

Fields:
Corn- Did you know-
Our customers buy up to 2,500
ears of corn per day! Phew!
Green Beans
Wax Beans
Kale and Swiss Chard
Head Lettuce (10 varieties)
Zucchini
Golden Zucchini
Summer Squash
Breakfast, Amethyst,
 Red Radishes
Broccoli
Savoy Cabbage
Green Cabbage
Cucumbers
Cauliflower
Beets
Peppers!- Poblanos, Jalapenos,
Lunch Box, Sweet Frying
Carrots
Eggplants
Red Cabbage
Watermelons- Yellow Doll,
Sugar Baby, Ali Baba, Orange Seedless!
Cantaloupes
 
 
 
 
A Field Day with Field Tomatoes!
 
 

 
 
Make the most of Tomato Season! Click on the pictures below for some fabulous recipe ideas from Bon Appetit Magazine's "65 ways to Tomato!"
 
 
 
 
 
News from the Garden Center
 
 
 
 

Let Blooming Creations revive your window boxes with gorgeous, late summer blooms and foliage


Stop into Blooming Creations and find out how we can custom plant your pots and window boxes with fall colors and textures.


In stock now are several varieties of ornamental grasses & peppers. Farm grown asters, fall blooming perennials and a great selection of beautifully colored foliage perennials

 
 
 
 
Come Check what's New... and on SALE
in the Garden Center
 
 

New Guinea Impatients 60% off ONE WEEK ONLY!
Farm Grown Annual 6" and Premium 40%
Savory Herbs 4" 20 % off
Annuals in 4" pots and 306 20% off
Select Pottery 40% off
Plastic and Moss Baskets for planting 40% off
Roses 20% off
Hydrangeas 20% off
 
 
What's Fresh, What's Local?
 
 
 
 
Local, Local, Local!

Lots of local seafood available right now, 
super fresh and ready for the grill!
Locally caught Fluke, Striped Bass, Black Bass, Lobsters...
Nantucket Oysters and Clams!
 
 
 
 
Come Smell (and pick!) the Flowers
 
 
 
 
Spend an hour out in the flower fields, picking flowers, taking photos, and enjoying the beauty that the farm offers. We provide clippers and direction, you cut bouquets to suit your style. Reservations are required for August 24
All other tours sold out.  
Please call the farm to get on a wait list,
as we may add more tours. 
Reserve your spot here
No refunds will be given unless there is active lightening and thunder at 9 am on the day of the tour. 
 
 
 
 
Snag a part of history with 
175th Bartlett's Gear & Souvenirs
 
 
 
 
We have all sorts of cool Bartlett's gear celebrating our momentous birthday this year. Mugs, hats, hoodies.. even bumper stickers!
 
 
 
 
Bartlett's Veggie-Gram
is ready for delivery!
 
 
We only sell Veggie Grams during the peak of our season (July through September) so we can create beautiful, full baskets of our fresh, farm-grown produce.  The selection of produce will vary based on what is available when you order.
Veggie-grams are for on-island delivery only.
 
 
Save The Dates
 
 
 
 
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9/30 Nantucket Rising 5K Run for Recovery: Beginning and ending at Bartlett's Farm. Click here to read more or to register. 
 
 
 
 
 
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