You may not be ready for the life of a full-time, or even a gentleman, farmer, but perhaps a weekend of feeding the sheep will do you right. We borrowed this list from the folks at Pure Catskills. It’s a fairly exhaustive round-up of farm stays in upstate New York, some of which prepare fresh organic food for you and encourage you to pick your own vegetables.
Apple Pond Farm – A guest house and farming activities available in Sullivan County.
The Hamden Inn – Guest rooms in this historic Inn upstairs from a locally-focused restaurant and adjacent to Lucky Dog Farm, Store & Cafe in Delaware County.
Handsome Brook Farm – Three guest rooms with farm activities available in Delaware County.
La Basse Cour – Two accommodation ‘suite’ options with farm-fresh foods in the Delaware County.
Neversink Farm – A renovated farmhouse located on an organic vegetable and poultry farm along the Neversink River.
Rich Farm – A country farmhouse located in the West Branch valley of the upper Delaware River.
Stone & Thistle Farm – A guest suite co-located with Fable restaurant and working livestock farm in Delaware County.
Stony Creek Farm – Deluxe platform tents with farm and cooking activities offered at this diversified farm in Delaware County.