Address: 10720 R.E.A. Rd., Fountain CO 80817 / (719) 382-8930
About Us / Hillbilly Farms History: We are a small scale CSA specializing in herbs, vegetables, eggs, poultry and pork products, however we do offer other options when requested.Make us your Farm.We raise animals by contract. If you do not want an entire animal we pair you up with others who also want portions of the same animal.In 2009 we started raising heirloom vegetables, herbs, and poultry. These will also be available by contract, through the CSA, and on the Front Porch Farm Stand in 2011. It is suggested you contact us by March to place orders.Working shares are available.Hillbilly Farms was founded by the La Chey family when Jim retired from the US Army. We have continually worked toward a sustainable farm system, which can be quite challenging.3 egg shares are currently available at a cost of $100.00 (1 dozen per week for 26 weeks)There are six remaining vegetable/herb shares available for the 2011 season.Our goal is to supply half of the vegetables an individual should consume in a year, approximately 225 lbs.2010 shareholders received 290 lbs over the growing season which included approximately:2 lbs garlic5 lbs onion5 lbs green beans47 lbs zucchini squash5 lbs kohlrabi25 lbs beets2 lbs herbs36 lbs acorn squash21 lbs carrots6 lbs radishes7 lbs lettuce30 lbs turbin squash7 lbs spinach13 lbs turnips35 lbs spaghetti squash42 lbs pumpkin2 lbs lemon cucumbersAt the request of shareholders we had a great time on Thrusday mornings in 2010 processing and preserving foodfor use over the winter.