Barakah Heritage Farm

Why choose us

Satisfaction guarantee

Satisfaction with your purchase, stay or experience, or your money back.

Convenient location

Benton, Pennsylvania USA Approximately 3 hours by car from Philadelphia, New York, and D.C.

Local attractions

Near Ricketts Glen, World's End, National Little League Baseball Museum, Knoebel's Resort and more.

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Outstanding quality

Multiple years of glowing public reviews from our satisfied guests and customers.

Variety

We offer a variety of experiences and products to suit your family and budget.

Preservation and conservation focus

Our focus is sustainable land use, without chemicals, in a manner that supports wildlife and native plants, while preserving rare heritage breeds and heirloom plants.

Our Team

Come let us introduce you to our critically rare black Arabian horses, rescue horses or our heritage fainting goats, and learn about permaculture and heritage heirloom preservation. Farming and sustainability are our passion, and we love sharing the farm and animals with our visitors.

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Close to Ricketts Glen State Park

Glamping Loft

We offer a variety of secluded and scenic campsites plus a more civilized Glamping Loft. Our Sweetfern, Piney Pond, Deer Meadow and Olive Grove campsites are widely spaced with plenty of privacy, unique features, and private outhouses. Our Glamping Loft offers an intimate look into the daily lives of our farm animals and comfortable amenities.

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Our services

Tours, activities and classes

The farm offers a variety of free and paid activities, ranging from walking and biking trails to tours to classes.  Some involve the gardens, some the livestock, some the horses and some combine everything.  Read more

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Poultry and eggs

We raise heritage Buckeye and Black Jersey Giant chickens and Muscovy ducks.  We have duck and chicken eggs and breeding stock available seasonally.  Read more

Fainting Goats

The farm first began as a fainting goat breeding operation under the herd name Oak Hill.  We raise and sell heritage small-to-mini old type fainting goats.  Read more

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Horses and horse activities

Through a partnership with East West Equestrian Arts, we offer conscious horsemanship lessons and horse activities.  We are also home to their rare heritage Arabian preservation program.  Read more or visit the East West page…

Gardens and produce

We grow a variety of herbs, vegetables, fruits and flowers, specializing in heirloom varieties.  Select items are available for sale during the growing season.  Read more

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Volunteers, interns and partners

We offer a variety of volunteer,  intern and partner-for-profit positions.  Read more

Farm products and activities

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Ricketts Glen Adventure

An OTCG Hike through Ricketts Glen State Park, near Red Rock, Pa. We hiked the Ganoga Trail in order to see the Ganoga Falls… Enjoy Ricketts Glenn & spend your evenings at BH Farm!

Whey Protein (Vanilla) – Biologically Active – No Antibiotics – Low-Temperature-Processed and Microfiltrated – Made From Happy Australian Open Pasture Grassfed Cows (no. 1, Vanilla, 16 oz)

NUTRITIONAL INNOVATIONS Mattole Valley Naturals Grassfed Whey Protein comes from south Australian cows that graze grass year round and are not treated with growth hormones (rBST) or antibiotics, ever. South Australia is a temperate climate zone, which allows the dairy cows to roam the open, pesticide-free pastures throughout all seasons. BIO-ENGINEERED PROCESS Bio-engineered protein-dense whole…

The Lazy Gardener’s Guide to Easy Edibles: 25+ Edible Plants Anyone Can Grow

From dewberries to potatoes, now anyone can grow and enjoy their own edible foods. Whether you live in an apartment or on rural property, The Lazy Gardener’s Guide to Easy Edibles will help gardeners of all skill levels enjoy edible plants with minimal effort. Author Trey Watson brings experience and passion for gardening in his…

Smart Permaculture Design

This entry is part of 14 in the series Best Permaculture Reference Books

A practical and inspiring guide to the principles of Permaculture, an organic method of gardening based on using nature’s solutions to achieve abundance. This practice releases the gardener from much of the drudgery of repetitive tasks. The smart lateral thinking that underscores permaculture can be used by anyone and for any garden.Used Book in Good…

Compost, Vermicompost, and Compost Tea: Feeding the Soil on the Organic Farm (Organic Principles and Practices Handbook)

This entry is part of 6 in the series Best Fertilizer & Soils Books

Part of the NOFA Guides series.  Information on composting techniques, including: Principles and biology of composting Temperature, aeration and moisture control Composting methods Materials (additives and inoculants, biodynamic preparations) About costs (site preparation, equipment, labor and time) What do you do with it? Compost tea and other brewed microbial cultures Compost and the law With…

How to Eat from Your Garden Year Round in South Florida – Book 1

Would you like to become more self-sufficient? Do you want to walk out your door any day of the year and harvest nutritious, chemical-free food? Food you didn’t have to spend lots of time and effort to grow? Would you like your garden to help improve the environment rather than harming it?We’ve been there. We…

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