Gobble it up!
Roast a local turkey this year and your farmer will gives thanks for YOU.
Happy, healthy locally raised turkeys make better Thanksgiving entrees than those weird, bloated,
and watery orbs with pop-up buttons in them.Plus, real turkeys are better for the environment and the local economy.
Here is an evolving list of fresh turkey sources in the region;
we’re constantly adding new ones as purveyors and farms contact us, so check back!
Sunny Knoll EcoFarm
38907 Fry Farm Rd
Lovettsville VA 20180
Best way to order: email
Payment: Cash or check
“We accept deposits until we are sold out!”
Avery’s Branch Farms
16923 Genito Rd.
Amelia, VA 23002
Best way to order: online reservation
Payment: Cash or checks are preferred.
“Pre-ordered turkeys will be available for pick-up at the farm on Nov. 19th at our annual harvest festival. Arrangements can be made for pick-up at a later date.”
2535 Pyletown Road
Boyce, VA 22620
Best way to order: by phone or by downloading order form from website and mailing it in.
Payment: check, cash or credit card
“We sell the turkeys, fresh from the farm the Tuesday and Wednesday before Thanksgiving. Turkeys are usually all reserved by early November so act fast.”
3081 Shutterlee Mill Road
Staunton, Virginia 24401
Best way to order: phone or e-mail
Payment: cash or check
“We ask a $10 non-refundable deposit to hold the turkey. We have broad breasted white ($4/lb frozen; $5/lb fresh) and bourbon red (limit amount $5/lb frozen; $6/lb fresh). We also have a limited number of geese for the holidays.”
Home Farm Store
1 East Washington Street
Middleburg, VA 20117
Best way to order: online or by phone
Belle Meade Farm
353 F.T. Valley Road
Sperryville, VA 22740
Best way to order: e-mail. Turkeys often sell out! Order early!
Payment : cash or check
Fresh turkeys can be picked up Saturday and Sunday before Thanksgiving.
Frozen turkeys can be picked up starting Nov 12, 13.
“We will begin taking reservations on November 1. Reservations require deposit. We expect to sell out, so order early! Turkeys may be ordered by email or phone. We accept cash and credit cards. Fresh turkeys will be available for pick up on November 21-23. Our beautiful heritage turkeys are hatched on our farm from our own parent stock and are raised naturally on pasture. We also offer pastured chickens and eggs.”
Haskins Family Farm
370 Buffalo Marsh Road
Middletown, VA 22645
“Turkeys will range from about 13 lbs to 18 lbs in size, and there is no guarantee of the size of turkey you will receive. Half turkeys are available. Birds can be picked up on November 23 (the Wednesday before Thanksgiving) at the farm, in Leesburg (Catoctin Circle market location), or in Washington DC (Foggy Bottom FreshFarm Market). The price for on-farm pickup of whole or half turkeys will be $6.00/lb plus tax, and for off-farm locations the price is $6.50/lb plus tax (if applicable). There is a $25 (plus tax or market fee) deposit required for each turkey (half or whole) ordered. The balance will be due when picking up the turkey. You can order your turkey at one of the farmers markets we attend, by stopping at the farm or by sending us a check for $25.63.”
Jesse Straight’s Pastured Poultry
5703 Wilshire Drive
Warrenton, VA 20187
Best way to order: By phone
“We are a small family farm featuring chickens, turkeys, pigs and cows, all raised with sunshine and fresh grass and bugs, and without the use of chemicals or GMO grains. We also do all of our own processing.”
Day Spring Farm
21388 Steptoe Hill Rd.
Middleburg, Va 20117
540-687-6036 or 540-454-3145 mobile
“Turkeys are 100-percent pasture-raised and feed on non-GMO grains, grass, fresh water and bugs. They are available in Sm (8-12 lbs), Med (12-15 lbs) and Large (15+). We request a $40 deposit to be mailed to us for reservations.”
The Whole Ox/ Marshall IGA
8382 West Main Street
Marshall VA 20115
540-364-9588 (Marshall IGA)
“Call by November 15 to reserve your locally-raised turkey from Jesse Straight’s Pastured Poultry in Warrenton (White Hybrid Turkeys) $4.25/pound or B&D Poultry of Markam (Pastured Heritage Breed Turkeys) $4.75/pound”