Read books by Forrest Pritchard 


What I Don’t Know

April 18th, 2024|0 Comments

I heard it first from Socrates— Wind through the mind, Rosemary blossoms and bumblebees. What I don't know could fill a universe. An atheist in high school, dismissing Warring clans. Trademarking truth! Pragmatically insisting that [...]

We Do Well To Let Go

April 3rd, 2024|0 Comments

Abrupt distractions— Cherry petals affixed To my boot soles, now Peppering the pavement. No, not pepper— Pastel. Softness, The sopping skies Salted with sighs, Cars cresting the round Mountain, moving Clouds in all directions. Neon [...]

grass fed beef clarke county, VA

Grass Fed Beef

Our cattle are raised on pasture their entire lives.  This means that they are outside, free-ranging year round, and only eating fresh grasses, legumes and wild forbs.

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grass fed pork, Clarke County VA

Grass Fed Pork

Our pigs are a mixture of several breeds, from the fabulously marbled Berkshires and Tamworths to the curly tailed Old Spots and white belted Hamphsires.

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grass fed lamb, Clarke County VA

Grass Fed Lamb

Lambs are born in the spring, and usually end up at farmers market starting in late August.  Availability continues into late winter. 

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Free Range Eggs

We run long, easily movable ‘poultry nets’ all across our pastures, giving the chickens fresh alleys of pasture that keeps them safe from the predators on our farm. 

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Cold Zucchini Soup

Soups & Chilis

We use local ingredients from the farmers we know. Fresh ricotta, herbs, vegetables and more are all raised & produced within a 100 mile radius of Washington DC.

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Cured Salami & Beef Jerky

Our salami is made with our grass-fed pork by a local DC artesian of cured meats.

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Bed and Breakfast

We invite you to visit our country inn nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains at the top of the Shenandoah Valley near Winchester, VA. Our family has received guests in the Manor House for 8 generations, reconnecting friends and family with farmland.

Enjoy a luxury stay on a real working farm.

We know everyone needs support. Our philosophy is to treat you as we would like to be treated.

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Directions to the Farm

Our farm is just outside of Berryville, Virginia, in rural Clarke County, not far from the Shenandoah river.

Find Us off of Rt. 7 halfway between Winchester and Purcellville.

Find the farm using our handy directions and Google Maps.

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Farm Videos

Watch videos of various locations on our farm.

Take a Virtual Tour of Smith Meadows

Watch our narrated videos as you take a walking tour of the farm.

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