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  • Specialty Tomatoes | Summer is Back For a Limited Time at Hannaford!

    Specialty Tomatoes | Summer is Back For a Limited Time at Hannaford!

    Our fans are always telling us that what they love most about our greenhouse-grown tomatoes is that we deliver that “taste of summer” to them during the times they can’t grow their own. Of all the hundreds of different varieties of summer tomatoes out there, it's the heirlooms – with… Read More
  • 5 Reasons To Check Out The Boston Local Food Festival on Sunday, September 18

    5 Reasons To Check Out The Boston Local Food Festival on Sunday, September 18

    If you love summer, September is a bittersweet time. With the kids back at school and the Halloween candy already on the shelves, it can be hard to savor the last few weeks of your favorite season. That’s why the Boston Local Food Festival on Sunday, September 18 from 11am –… Read More
  • Beating the Burger Blues

    Beating the Burger Blues

    You can’t even mention the word “summer” without being swept away by delicious daydreams of all things barbecued. But if you’ve been sweating over the grill and flipping burgers since Memorial Day, you may be starting to fall victim to summer burger boredom. It’s time to shake things up! We’ve… Read More
  • We’re Treating One Lucky Customer to a Weekend in Boston!

    We’re Treating One Lucky Customer to a Weekend in Boston!

    Not ready to let go of those delicious summer flavors? Savoring every last bite before the leaves start to change? We couldn’t agree more. That’s why we partnered with Boston’s very own Seaport Hotel to give one lucky winner and a guest an extra taste of summer. Starting today, enter… Read More
  • Guest Post I How the Vitamin C in Tomatoes Makes You Healthy AND Happy

    Guest Post I How the Vitamin C in Tomatoes Makes You Healthy AND Happy

    By Anne L’Heureux​ (This post is sponsored by Backyard Farms. All opinions are mine, and I make sure nutrition is at the heart of every product I promote.) Summer is well underway and if you are like most people, each day is a race to fit in as much fun… Read More
  • Winners and Recap for our Second Annual #BackyardStyle!

    Winners and Recap for our Second Annual #BackyardStyle!

    It’s official: with the end of June, so came the close of the Second Annual #BackyardStyle sweepstakes. This year we received over 16,000 entries, spurred no doubt by our amazing collection of weekly giveaways and the coveted grand prize – a $2,500 gift card to Pottery Barn. First, we want… Read More
  • Interplanting: The Secret to “Always Tomato Season”

    Interplanting: The Secret to “Always Tomato Season”

    Everyone has that one fruit or veggie they can’t get enough of – especially during those rough months when it’s out of season! And of course, each plant needs a unique and special environment to grow in! However in locations like New England, the window of time to grow these plants… Read More
  • Need a new #BackyardStyle? Enter to win $2,500 to Pottery Barn!

    Need a new #BackyardStyle? Enter to win $2,500 to Pottery Barn!

    It’s always tomato season at Backyard Farms, but it’s not always #BackyardStyle season in New England! This is that coveted time of year when you brush off your lawn furniture, bring out the yard games, and fire up the grill for family reunions and lazy summer nights. But with everything… Read More
  • Guest Post | Slimdown for Summer with Tomatoes

    Guest Post | Slimdown for Summer with Tomatoes

    By Anne L’Heureux​ (This post is sponsored by Backyard Farms. All opinions are mine, and I make sure nutrition is at the heart of every product I promote.) As I sit on my back deck enjoying the warmth of the sun, the smell of fresh-cut grass, and the lack of… Read More
  • Labor Day Side Dishes to Please any Crowd

    Labor Day Side Dishes to Please any Crowd

    It’s official, Labor Day is upon us, which means it’s your final chance to perfect the summer cookout before the crisp fall air blows in. Before you abandon the back deck, we hope you’re able to gather friends and family together for one last barbecue. Throughout this summer, we shared… Read More
  • Featured Recipe:

    Featured Recipe: "Healthier" Potato Salad

    Chef Mary Ann Esposito offers a healthier alternative to the often mayonaisse-based potato salad that we just had to share. Enjoy it this weekend as a side-dish for your cookout! Potato Salad, Serves 4 5 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil 3 tablespoons white balsamic vinegar 2 tablespoons honey mustard 1… Read More
  • Thanks for Showing us Your #BackyardStyle!

    Thanks for Showing us Your #BackyardStyle!

    With nearly 4,000 entries, we were thrilled to see so many people excited about revamping their outdoor spaces! We loved seeing fans share their #BackyardStyle ideas and photos on social media, and a few lucky followers won prizes by participating in our weekly giveaways.  We wanted to send a huge… Read More
  • “Fruitful” Recipes | 3 Refreshing Ideas for Summer’s Bounty

    “Fruitful” Recipes | 3 Refreshing Ideas for Summer’s Bounty

    It’s been said that: “Knowledge is knowing a tomato is not a fruit, wisdom is not putting it in a fruit salad.”  That may be so, but it’s amazing how well our tomatoes pair up with other fruits in breakfast dishes, and yes, SALADS. Watermelon, peaches, mangoes… there are so… Read More
  • #BackyardStyle Inspiration

    #BackyardStyle Inspiration

    Is your backyard in need of a makeover? Is it lacking something essential when your friends come over, such as a patio set or barbecue? Or does is need a lot of TLC like our anonymous friend below?  Regardless of your outdoor state, almost everyone could use a backyard boost.… Read More
  • Upgrade your #BackyardStyle: Enter to Win $2500!

    Upgrade your #BackyardStyle: Enter to Win $2500!

    Welcome to summer everyone! At Backyard Farms, we know this is the time of year when YOUR backyard becomes the star of countless barbecues, play dates, family gatherings, and lazy days with friends. That’s why we’re hosting the #BackyardStyle sweepstakes. Enter on our website for the chance to win $2500… Read More
  • Your Recipe for a Delicious Summer

    Your Recipe for a Delicious Summer

    Summertime is grilling time, when families and friends gather in backyards, on beaches, and at picnics and campsites to cook and catch up.  As much fun as the backyard grilling season is, we know it can be difficult to come up with new, crowd-pleasing recipes.  That’s why this summer, Backyard… Read More
  • A Tribute to Summer from Backyard Farms

    A Tribute to Summer from Backyard Farms

    Farewell, summer! You’ve been far too kind and we hate to see you go so soon. This past summer has given us long, warm days with plenty of sunshine for our tomatoes to soak in.  We welcomed a new team member early in the season, our crop produced a record-setting… Read More