Ayrshire Farm is a fantastic working farm in Upperville, Virginia, known for its valuable contributions to the community. The mission at Ayrshire is “to farm sustainably and profitably, promoting the benefits of locally produced, humanely raised meats and organic produce to the consumer, our community, and our children through education, outreach and example.” Impressive isn’t it?
With a rich history, the original plantation house at Ayrshire was built in 1821, over time the estate grew, shrank, changed hands and eventually ended up where they are today – a leader in farming philosophy and local food production. Today, they are a certified organic farm that grows over 200 varieties of vegetables, fruits and herbs. They also raise Scottish Highland cattle, Gloucester Old Spot hogs, and various breeds of free range chickens, turkeys and ducks.
Everything at Ayrshire Farm from the fresh vegetables to the organic meat is packed with the nutrients and health benefits your family needs. They utilize sustainable farming practices onsite to ensure the high-quality and safety of all their products. Ayrshire employs Certified Humane methods to keep the animals comfortable, healthy and happy. They know that comfortable animals will produce healthy, lean great tasting meats for their customers to enjoy.
Ayrshire makes it easy for the locavore community to find and purchase their exceptional foods. You can visit their website for additional information on products, practices, Home Farm Store location and hours, and online ordering. If you believe in a healthy food future, support the places that are working hard to help us get there, shop Ayrshire!
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