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Today Is Friday, August 17, 2018
  • Rangeley Tues-froz/non-perishable only
  • Kingfield Schoolhouse Gallery
  • Freeman, Rasmussen Farm
  • Farmington, Fri. mkt 11-12:30 or BLC - 3
  • Farmington Sat 10-noon - Courthouse
  • Rangeley Friday
  • Friday delivery, after 1 pm

Rasmussen Farm

Deborah in the garden

We aim to please. If there is something you love that you haven’t been able to find locally, ask Deborah and she will try to find a way to grow it for you—-even things no sane person would attempt to grow in Maine. Looking for smaller or larger quantities than what is listed here? Just ask!

Deborah & her hybrid Prius make deliveries of both our own produce and products from other area producers. If you can’t make it to the online market pick-up site, check to see if Deborah can deliver your order to you. Send an email or call to make requests.

Rasmussen Farm, atop Gilkey Hill in Freeman Township, converted from a home garden to a market garden in 2008. We grow raspberries, wild & cultivated blueberries, a vast selection of veggies, greens, herbs, fruit, edible & cut flowers. We focus on unusual items and are attempting to hoping to offer artichokes this year. We also sell seedlings and forage for wild edibles.

We have not sought organic certification, but we avoid using chemicals in the garden and fields, even those products approved for Certified Organic growers. Instead, we try to keep crops healthy through companion planting, use of row cover, and hand removal of pests.

David Rasmussen & Deborah Chadbourne have been gardening together since 1992. Deborah is a 12th generation Maineiac who earned a BA in English and Philosophy from Wellesley College and a Master of Architecture degree from the Boston Architectural College before deciding to put her higher education to good use digging around in the dirt. David grew up as a farm boy in Iowa, escaped to academia where he earned BS, BA, MA & PhD degrees in Philosophy from the University of Chicago and launched a now more than 40 year teaching career. He bought the farm here in Maine shortly after he began teaching Philosophy at Boston College in 1967.

19th century view of our farm

Rasmussen FarmContact Information

Deborah Chadbourne
Rasmussen Farm
Freeman Township
[email protected]
(857) 225-1199
(207) 684-4587

New in 2016!

We now have a licensed commercial kitchen! We will definitely be freezing fruits & veggies and drying herbs to sell. Hopefully we'll also be offering baked goods and prepared foods, at least when we're not too busy in the gardens.

Now available: cut-flower CSA shares. We grow plenty of sunflowers, dahlias, and a wide variety of other flowers. The CSA give you the option to get a lovely selection of whatever is flowering on a regular basis throughout the season.

Looking for something else?

If something we normally offer is sold out, it won't show up on the website, but check with Deborah. More is often available. Looking for something you don't see listed, just ask and we will try to grow it or find a grower for you.
22941 Biscuit Cloud biscuits Rasmussen Farm 1/2 dozen 3.00
24990 Biscuit Whole wheat biscuits Rasmussen Farm 1/2 dozen 3.00
25460 Cheesecake Cheesecake Rasmussen Farm 4" round 6.00
23535 Cheesecake Cheesecake, 10" Rasmussen Farm 10" round 30.00
25461 Cheesecake Snack-size Cheesecake Rasmussen Farm each 2.00
23713 Nasturtium Nasturtium blossoms Rasmussen Farm dozen 1.00
3860 Other / Mix Edible flower mix Rasmussen Farm 2 dozen 2.00
11739 Blueberries High bush & wild blueberry mixed sampler Rasmussen Farm 1/2 pint 2.75
11740 Blueberries High bush blueberries - never sprayed Rasmussen Farm 1/2 pint 2.50
7427 Blueberries High Bush Blueberries, never sprayed Rasmussen Farm quart 7.50
7572 Blueberries High Bush Blueberries, never sprayed Rasmussen Farm pint 4.00
1748 Blueberries Wild Maine Blueberries, never sprayed Rasmussen Farm pint 5.50
11574 Blueberries Wild Maine blueberries, never sprayed Rasmussen Farm 1/2 pint 3.00
4198 Basil Basil by the pound Rasmussen Farm lb 8.00
607 Basil Fresh basil Rasmussen Farm 1/4 lb 2.50
25768 Basil Lemon Basil Rasmussen Farm bunch 2.00
4199 Basil Thai basil Rasmussen Farm bunch 2.00
733 Bay Leaves Bay leaves picked to order Rasmussen Farm each 0.25
1586 Chives Fresh Chives Rasmussen Farm bunch 1.50
13026 Horseradish Horseradish root Rasmussen Farm 1/2 lb 2.50
1589 Mints Fresh peppermint Rasmussen Farm small bunch 1.50
1640 Oregano Fresh oregano Rasmussen Farm small bunch 1.00
732 Rosemary Fresh Rosemary sprigs Rasmussen Farm small bunch 2.00
7780 Beans Purple & gold bean blend Rasmussen Farm 1/2 lb 2.00
1957 Beans Purple beans Rasmussen Farm 1/2 lb 2.00
7644 Beans Purple beans Rasmussen Farm lb 3.75
7645 Beans Wax beans Rasmussen Farm lb 3.75
7646 Beans Wax beans Rasmussen Farm 1/2 lb 2.00
1889 Carrots Rainbow carrots with greens attached Rasmussen Farm 1 lb 3.00
24028 Cauliflower Frozen cauliflower florets, white Rasmussen Farm lb 4.50
24227 Corn INFO: All of our corn is GMO-free and grown naturally, not sprayed Rasmussen Farm each 0.00
23928 Corn Sweet corn kernels, frozen Rasmussen Farm 1 lb. 4.50
21712 Greens Amaranth greens - green Rasmussen Farm lb 3.00
21710 Greens Amaranth greens - mixed colors Rasmussen Farm lb 3.00
21709 Greens Amaranth greens - red Rasmussen Farm lb 3.00
21711 Greens Amaranth greens - red Rasmussen Farm 1/2 lb 2.00
1962 Greens Borage leaves Rasmussen Farm 4 oz 1.00
24987 Greens Beet Beet greens, mixed sizes - mostly green - look like chard Rasmussen Farm 4 oz 2.00
25556 Greens Beet Greens with baby beets attached, mixed colors Rasmussen Farm 1/2 lb 1.75
3761 Peas Snow Peas Rasmussen Farm 1/2 lb 2.50
1596 Sorrel Fresh sorrel leaves Rasmussen Farm 4 oz 2.00
21191 Squash - Winter Frozen mixed puree, squash grown at Island Farm Rasmussen Farm 1 lb. 4.50
3819 Mixed Farm Bouquet Custom flower bouquet Rasmussen Farm arrangement 5.00
1718 Mixed Farm Bouquet Small wildflower bouquet Rasmussen Farm each 3.00
21495 Pansies Blueberry Glow Pansy Rasmussen Farm 6-pack 4.00
14489 Pansies Brush strokes pansy Rasmussen Farm 6-pack 4.00
23456 Salad Burnet Salad burnet, field dug Rasmussen Farm each 4.00