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Northern Connecticut Land Trust
PO Box 324, Somers, CT 06071
Northern Connecticut Land Trust is a private, non-profit organization, whose aim is the preservation and conservation ofMore agricultural land and other natural resources. It performs sponsorships for outdoor activities on protected lands, preservation and protection programs, as well as support efforts for habitats, farmlands and recreational areas. It protects over 1100 acres of land in the vicinity of Ellington, Enfield, East Windsor, Somers, Stafford, Tolland and Vernon. 
Worthington Pond Farm & Gardens
359 Mountain Rd, Somers, CT 06071
Worthington Pond Farm & Gardens is a community park, pond and garden located on 88 acres of farmland andMore natural forest. It makes its grounds available for visits and usage in order to generate revenue for charities, educational scholarships and environmental preservation. During summer, it acts as a summer camp for inner-city youth groups. Its farm raises cattle for the purpose of meat donation to the homeless. 
Ellington Farmers' Market
31 Arbor Way, Ellington, CT 06029
Ellington Farmers' Market is a local farmers' market. It offers a selection of seasonal produce, herbs, cattle andMore poultry, plantlife, baked goods and preserved foods, as well as a number of crafts and home products. Its vendors include Copper Hill, Lakeshore Farm, Twin Birch Farm, Trinity Farm, Christine Country Kitchen, Roasted Nuts and Luann's Bakery. It is helmed by market master Ashley Lanz. 
31 Frog Hollow Rd, Ellington, CT 06029
If you're looking for farm-fresh, local eggs, look no farther than myfarmstand, a small, local, family-owned farm thatMore features sweet corn and hay, when in season, as well as eggs from its 100 free-range hens. Using sustainable farming practices, myfarmstand.com seeks to keep the farm viable and productive for years to come, to provide fresh and healthy products and to preserve the natural spaces of Connecticut. The hens are fed on a diet of antibiotic-free and animal by-product-free grain, ensuring eggs that are as healthy as they are delicious. If you're looking to get into eggs yourself, myfarmstand.com also offers chickens for sale. Chickens are friendly with kids and perfect for small family farms. All-natural vegetarian chicken feed also is available for purchase.