The Farm Dirt
News from Bartlett's Farm 
June 28, 2017
​​​​​​​Open Every Day 8 am-7 pm

Are you ready for the big holiday weekend? 
Fireworks are scheduled for Monday July 3rd,
and the Main St Festivities are on the 4th, so be prepared! 
We can help whether you are planning a beach picnic, an intimate dinner at home, or a buffet spread for your friends.  
Or how about a fully prepared lobster dinner for 4?
We can bundle 4 lobster dinners together for a special price!   
However you want to celebrate, be sure to stop at the farm first!
Wine, prepared food, decorations, games, picnic supplies, cold drinks, and plants to adorn your home are all right here in
one convenient place! 
Have your visited the Ice Cream Stand yet?
After you enjoy your cone, ask them to pack some ice cream to take home, too! 
Pints are $5.99 and Quarts are $7.99
Did you know that cones start at just $4.95?
Fresh From the Fields

From The Greenhouse
Red Tomatoes

From The Hydroponics House
Head Lettuce: Tender Sweet and Oak Leaf and Bibb
Bok Choy, Basil

Mesclun Mix
Greens Mix

Baby Kale
Micro Greens

Radishes: French Breakfast, Red, Amethyst

Green Zucchini
Gold Zucchini
Patty Pan
Crookneck (Summer) Squash


Organic Herbs:


Curly Parsley

Italian Parsley

Lemon Verbena


Lemon Thyme




Kentucky Colonel Mint


Head Lettuce from the Field

All varieties

Coming Soon:

Savoy Cabbage
Sugar Snap Peas we are planning on picking July 3
Broccoli by July 4
Dried Organic Lavender Bunches by this weekend

From the Garden Center!
It's not too late to bring out your empty containers and window boxes! You can still get them planted in a patriotic motif,
or just about any design you'd like! 
​​​​​​​We are fully stocked with new perennials and
farm-grown annuals every day.  
Certified organic herbs and vegetables are all ready for your garden and it is the
PERFECT time to plant any kind of garden!
If you are like to pre-plan, or if you are just curious about what we have, check out our online Plant Finder before you come out! 
What's on sale this week?
50% off Vegetable Plants
50% off Divine Impatiens Packs
Hibiscus 4” - 2 FOR $12.00

Iris 40% Off
Enriching Mulch Buy 1 Get 1 Free reg. $13.99 
Peat Moss 3.8 Cuft $14.99 reg. $19.99 
Thunbergia Topiary & Annual with Trellis 50% Off
There are lots of orchids, small and large, in the market!  Need a hostess gift? Or a simple way to say Thank You!  Look no further! 
Who's YOUR Farmer?
This is Sakhile's second summer on the farm -
here's a little more about this farmer! 
Sakhile Seema
Position: Organics Supervisor
Home: Zimbabwe
# years at Bartlett's:   2
What do you do on the farm?
Seeding, harvesting, and taking care of the organic tomato houses.
What's your favorite part of the job:
Seeing people buy the things that we grow!
The farm is like my second home, and I wouldn't trade my time here for anything. I love my home, but these are my favorite moments ever. 
What do you enjoy about Nantucket?
Trying new foods, going downtown to shop, going to the beach.
What's the favorite new food you tried here?
I got to try Mexican Street Corn at a Farm To Table Dinner last year, and it is my favorite.  I also love the Lavender Lemonade that
Neil makes in the kitchen. 
Dinner Specials Every Night! 
The 'Sconset Produce Truck back in the day -
a slightly more modern truck, filled with fresh veggies will be headed to 'Sconset by the end of the week. 
Upcoming Events:
Yoga in the Hayloft Every Day

A Fundraiser for Nantucket New School and Strong Wings -
In the Shade Garden

7/18-7/20: Nantucket Garden Festival 
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