We are happy you chose us as
your source for useful, edible, hard to find plants. We specialize in
plant sales and educational services.
Our supporters are
gardeners, ecologists, landowners, farmers, plant geeks, and anyone
interested in creating a better world for all.
Services have included
working with transition town groups, permaculture meetups, schools,
individuals, non-profit organizations, and businesses to help them
realize permaculture gardens, edible forest
gardens, food forests, edible landscapes and learning opportunities in
all these areas.
For a little history about our work. Jonathan Bates started this
nursery after many years of learning with and being inspired by Eric
Toensmeier of Perennial
Much of the plant
stock for the nursery comes from the Holyoke Edible Forest Garden, a
study highlighted in the book Edible Forest Gardens,
This web site will continue
be refined, updated and improved. Please come back to see us a again
We appreciate your interest
and support of the farm.
Thanks for visiting
Food Forest Farm