So much of farming and agriculture in our area is produced by talented, passionate, and committed people who we at Ferncliff are fortunate to know and learn from. Here are some of them:

Talea and Doug Taylor Orchardists at Montgomery Place for 25 years Red Hook, NY

Fred, Suzanne, Lance and Morgan Heritage anemones and violets, cut flowers and Christmas trees H.W. Battenfeld & Son Red Hook, NY

Ken Greene, seed historian, lecturer, and producer of heritage seed stock The Hudson Valley Seed company and The Seed Shed Accord, NY

Marissa Marzullo  Seed propagator, farm manager at Montgomery Place Orchards in Red Hook, NY and farm consultant to Ferncliff Farm

Briana Davis and Eli Joseph-Hunter Greene Bee Greenhouse Herb and flower growers and mentors for Ferncliff Farm 2017 herb beds Cornwallville, NY

Warren Aftahi Tom Pritchard Jody Rhone Landscape Architects and Floral Designers Madderlake, designers of Ferncliff garden and orchards, offices in New York City, Red Hook, NY and Marfa, Texas

G.W. King Farm Gardens and Orchard Manager Rhinebeck, NY

John Parry Photographer Rhinebeck, NY

Bill Jeffway Photographer

Amber Maxfield  Media Designer and Manager

And thank you to Floret Farm and Marina Michahelles  of Shoving Leopard Farm for their instruction, guidance, and mentoring.


Welcome to the new Ferncliff Farm Market where you can purchase flowers and bouquets on line for pick up at the farm in Rhinebeck.  Starting in mid-May, when peony shares will be available with all the beautiful blooms in white and pink colors and through the summer shares  with seasonal floral bouquets containing asters, cosmos, celosia. gomphrena, snapdragons, larkspur, heliotrope, Mexican sunflower, stock and many more.  Completing the 2019 season, shares of heirloom dahlias in a wide range of species and colors will be ready starting in mid-September.