The Homestead Farm

The Homestead operates a six-acre farm including vegetables and an apple orchard on our campus in Pleasant Hill, Iowa. Your purchases support The Homestead Farm and help provide meaningful work opportunities for adults with autism.


The Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program that is a part of the farm is staffed by residents of The Homestead’s campus residential program and overseen by trained farm professionals. Through this program, The Homestead provides delicious, Certified Naturally Grown produce to our community and wonderful learning and vocational opportunities for individuals served by our programs.

Poinsettias & Wreaths

The Homestead farm offers seasonal poinsettias and wreaths in November and December. Orders are accepted October 1 through December 20.

Bedding Plants

Several varieties of certified naturally grown bedding transplants are available from the Homestead farm. Varieties include a selection of vegetables, herbs and flowers.