Buying meat, poultry, eggs and berries at Zfarms
There are many ways to buy Zfarms products.
Farm tours available per your request year round when we can show you the land and describe our organic farming practices.
"Pick your own eggs" activity for the whole family is available year round per your request.
"Pick your own berries" activity for the whole family is available June-September.
We accept cash, check and all major credit cards.
We deliver once a month locally - 20 miles radius from the farm ($75 minimum order) and once every 2 months to NY City (Manhattan)($100 minimum order).
The dates for 2019 deliveries will be available shortly.
1. Meat-retail cuts
a. Retail cuts are available year round at our Farm stand located at the Zfarm at 355 Poplar Hill Rd, Dover Plains, NY 12522.
Open 9am -6 pm every day.
b. Retail cuts are available at Farmers markets where we participate - Pawling Farmers market -
June through September - every Saturday 9am-1 pm,
Amenia Farmers market - every other Saturday - November - April - 9 am-1 pm.
c. Retail cuts can be ordered for delivery or shipment or farmstand pick up on our website www.zfarmsorganic.com/order
Price: $6-19/lb depending on the cut.
2. Processed meat- whole animal
Whole processed cow, half-cow, quarter cow or whole freezer lamb,
whole freezer goat can be preordered by paying deposit by credit card ($200 for cow, $100 for sheep and goats)
on our website www.zfarmsorganic.com/order or at the farm stand by cash, check or credit card.
Also check with deposit can be mailed at Zfarms, 355 Poplar Hill Rd., Dover Plains, NY 12522.
Price: $5-6/lb of hanging weight.
Hanging weight or carcass weight is the weight of the animal after it has been dressed,
i.e. after the initial slaughtering and processing (can be 50-70% of live weight).
The actual yield - retail cuts that are received as a final products - varies and depends
on the individual animal and can be 50-65% of the hanging weight
Processing fee is separate: $600 whole cow, $95 sheep and goat (calculated per hanging weight).
Please, see www.ecklundsprocessing.com for detailed pricing and custom cuts available.
The total price is calculated after processing when the exact hanging weight and processing fee is available.
The balance is paid at pick up or at delivery of processed animal by check, cash or credit card.
3. Meat - live whole animal
Live whole animal (cow,sheep,goat) can be preordered by paying deposit) $200 for cow,
$100 for sheep or goat) on our website www.zfarmsorganic.com/order or at the farmstand by cash, check or credit card.
Also, check with deposit can be mailed at Zfarms, 355 Poplar Hill Rd., Dover Plains, NY 12522.
Price: $3/lb per live weight.
The total price is calculated after we weigh the animal and know the exact live weight.
The balance is due at pick up.
4. Processed poultry
a.All processed poultry - chickens, ducks and turkeys - have to be preordered 4 months in advance.
Full payment can be made for small order (1-5 birds) on our website www.zfarmsorganic.com/order or at the farm stand or farmers market (Pawling, Amenia, NY) by cash, check or credit 4 month in advance.
Deposit of $75 is required 4 months in advance for more than 5 birds preordered and can be placed at our website, at the farm stand, farmers market or check can be mailed at Zfarms, 355 Poplar Hill Rd., Dover Plains, NY 12522.
The balance is due at pick up.
Price: $6/lb chickens, turkeys, $7/lb ducks
b. Live poultry can be bought at the farm paying at the farm stand by cash, check or credit card.
Price: $3/lb live weight
5. Chicken and duck eggs
Available year round at our farm stand at the farm at 355 Poplar Hill Rd., Dover Plains, NY 1255 and at the farmers markets that we participate in Pawling, NY
(Satudrays 9-1 pm June through September) and Amenia, NY (Saturdays 9-1 pm - November - April). Also, eggs can be bought online at www.zfarmsorganic.com/order for pick up or delivery.
"Collect your own eggs activity" - when we show you how to pick up, wash and grade the eggs from the coops - available year round per your request.
It can be a part of farm tour or separately scheduled.
Price: chicken eggs - $6-8/dozen, duck eggs - $7-8/dozen (depending on season and grade)
6. Fresh berries
Blueberries, blackberries and raspberries - can be bought from June to October at our farm stand at 355 Poplar Hill Rd., Dover Plains, NY 12522,
at the farmers market (Pawling, NY every Saturday 9am-1pm June-September) or online www.zfarmsorganic.com/order.
"Collect your own berries" activity is available June-October - when you can come at the farm and collect berries at our berry patch.
Price: $2-6 per plastic container