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Time to Order your Thanksgiving Turkey!! 

Our certified organic heritage turkeys are guaranteed to provide you with a delicious meal that you will rave about for years to come. To learn more about our turkeys and how to order one, please go HERE.

Our Next On-Farm Workshop, The Family Cow, is taking place Sunday, October,22nd. Click HERE for more information. Walk-ins welcome - please call 234-5524 so that we know to expect you.

Read our August 2017 E-Newsletter by clicking HERE

Earthwise Farm and Forest is a certified organicdraft-animal powered family farm located in Bethel, Vermont, and operated by Carl Russell and Lisa McCrory. We produce and sell certified organic Raw Milk, poultry (Chicken and Heritage Turkey),BeefGarlic, vegetables, Flowers, and non-organic (though non-GMO) eggs & Pastured Pork, Pottery, and lumber. 

The emphasis of our farming enterprise is to function as a self-sufficient 'whole farm organism', applying ecological principles of Holistic ManagementBiodynamicsDowsing, motive (animal) power, and renewable energy to create healthy vibrant food and forest products for our family and our local community. 

We offer Educational Workshops throughout the calendar year covering topics that include: Raw Dairy Processing (Cheese, Butter & Yogurt Making), Dowsing & AgricultureCaring for Your Family Cow & CalfHorse Logging & Forestry, and Management Intensive Grazing. Classes are offered to private groups OR whenever there is interest to pull together 6-12 people. Contact us if you are interested in one of these classes. Click on the workshop titles above to navigate to the workshop pages for more information.

Read our March 2017 E-Newsletter by clicking HERE

Products Available:

A summary of our products currently for sale are listed below. Contact Us by phone or email for more information. (Phone: 802-234-5524, Email:lmccrory560@gmail.com

1) Organic Maple Syrup!We have expanded our sugaring operation and got our maple operation certified this year. Our syrup is available in 4.2 oz,12 oz, Pint, Quart, Half Gallon and Gallon containers. Willing to ship.

Cost: $4.00 (4.2 oz tin), $9 (12 oz glass container), $10 Pint (Glass container), $18 Quart (Tin container), $34 Half Gallon (Tin container), $59 Gallon (plastic container)


2) Organic Raw Milk $8/gallon Tier 1 farm; pre-order milk; pick up at farm.

3) Pasture Raised Eggs  $5/dozen  Not Certified Organic - Heritage turkey & laying hens - fed organic grain, pasture, food scraps.

4) Cut Flowers and Flower Bouquets - Pre-order your bouquets for pick up at the farm, or bulk purchase flowers by the stem for your wedding or other event.

5) Organic Chicken 6.25/lb; discount on volume purchases. We raise Freedom Ranger birds; a hearty, grazing bird with amazing taste. Available NOW

6) Reserve your Organic Heritage Turkey for Thanksgiving - $9.35/lb. Go to our Turkey Page to learn more about these birds!

7) Lisa's Joyful Pottery Selling plates, bowls, mugs, butter dishes. Will make items by request. Pictures also on our Facebook Page!

8) Rhubarb Jam and Garlic Dilly Scapes! Sold out for 2017

9) Organic Kale, Broccoli, Cabbage, Tomatoes, Potatoes, & Onion -
Pre-order and pick up your fresh produce any day! Call 802-234-5524 or email Earthwise@myfairpoint.net

10) Organic Garlic Sold individually, by the pound and in decorative braids. Learn more by going to our Garlic Page

On-Farm Education & Consulting Services

Farm Tours and Educational Learning: Bring a group to the farm for a Farm Tour or an educational activity; from harvesting or planting vegetables to visiting our farm animals, to making products out of farm fresh milk. We are willing to custom-fit your visit to meet the interests of your group. Email Us for more info.

We offer a number of On-Farm Workshops throughout the year, and are available to speak at conferences or workshops covering topics that include: Management Intensive Grazing, Draft Animal Power, Animal-Powered Timber Harvest, Ecological Forestry, Holistic Management, Dowsing & Agriculture, and Small Scale Homestead Farming.

Consulting services Include Grazing Management Strategies, Multi-Species Grazing SystemsWhole Farm Planning, and Horse Logging.

  • Our Farm and Farm Products are Certified Organic by VOF (Vermont Organic Farmers), www.nofavt.org  

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