Photo Courtesy of Beekman 1802 Mercantile
Beekman 1802 Mercantile
Come and visit the Beekman 1802 Mercantile 10 a.m. through 6 p.m. daily! Find the high-end farm store in the town of Sharon Springs, Central New York. Here you will me able to browse and purchase local, gourmet food products, handcrafted gifts and housewares.
Visit the original store in Sharon Springs or browse Beekman’s wonderful website. The website features an online shop, recipes and even a goat cam!
History of the Beekman 1802 Mercantile
Josh Kilmer-Purcell and Brent Ridge bought a farm and are sharing their experiment in living better lives, season by season, neighbor by neighbor. Originally just a weekend getaway from their hectic NYC lives, the farm became their lifeline after both men lost their jobs within one month of each other during the recession of 2008. Facing possible closer of the Farm f they were going to save their farm, they would have to make it profitable.