Rock Island Farm, Orono, Maine (near Bangor)
Small family farm of 62 acres, located on Route 2 just north of Veazie and Bangor, and not far from Route 95. We want to maintain and improve some of Orono's last remaining farmland, using sustainable practices. Our goal is to grow a small business. We also want to maintain some field as bird nesting habitat (see bobolinks off-site).
Grass hay (square bales) 2014
Mulch hay available ($2.50/bale at the barn).
Contact. firstname.lastname@example.org or 866-0458.
Pre-sales. We prefer to sell hay after it is baled and stored (once we have it in the barn). That way, we know the quality of the hay we are selling, and we don't risk promising something we can't deliver.
Fresh, local vegetables
We're open when the umbrella is open.
Please support your local farms (including the little ones).
The farm name -- Someone took great care years ago to clear the hayfield of rocks, leaving some piled in the middle of the field. Shrubs grew over the pile, and the previous owner called this spot "Rock Island".
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