Accord, NY (Market in Ellenville, NY)
Type of Farm: Mixed Vegetable and Fruit
Grows: Specializes in Tomatoes and Strawberries
Barthel's is a family farm that has changed over 60 years from a several hundred sweet corn operation to a small concentrated mixed vegetable operation. They practice Integrated Pest Management (IPM), erosion prevention, drip irrigation, and use cover crops, greenhouses, and heirloom non-GMO seeds. Barthel's is Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) certified and they are always trying new varieties and innovative growing techniques to reduce inputs.