We provide quality gardening education, ideas for inspiration, and connections to other growers in our region.

Farming takes courage, dedication and time. We offer a path to success for emerging and expanding growers by providing training and assistance during the start-up years.

Our classes, workshops, and services will inspire you, build your confidence, and support you in creating your sustainable life.

Inspiring, educating, and supporting people to farm, garden, and live organically.

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The Organic Growers School Blog

Your source for articles on growing and agriculture news, information about our programs and upcoming events, and tips and pointers for farmers, growers, homesteaders, and eaters of all shapes and sizes.

Ask Brandon

  Dear Brandon, I’ve used tires as a stairway in my steep backyard. Would they be okay to use for plants I would eat: herbs, etc., or plants that produce squash, cucumber, strawberries, etc.? Thanks, Edrianna Stilwell Dear Edrianna, Thanks for the question. To...

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Gabe Brown’s Methods Applied in NC

Gabe Brown was a big hit a the 24th Annual OGS Spring Conference on March 10-12, 2017. Gabe is a nationally-recognized innovator of cover crop cocktails in no-till grain and livestock production systems. Gabe shared what he has learned over the 20+ years that he has...

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