CRAFT Farms fall into one of two categories: Member or Associate Farm.

Member Farms Commitment:

– Agree to allow their interns to attend all CRAFT tours and events without penalty
– Should be willing to offer a tour or write an article for the CRAFT Handbook
– Are encouraged to participate in the core CRAFT group that plans the season’s curriculum
– Consistently provide feedback on how to make the program better

Associate Farms:

– May be farms that do not employ interns or apprentices or cannot agree to allow their interns to attend all CRAFT tours and events
– Should be willing to offer a tour or write an article for the CRAFT Handbook
– Are encouraged to participate in the core CRAFT group that plans the season’s curriculum
– Consistently provide feedback on how to make the program better

CRAFT members are a mix of farmers in their beginning years, as well as some of the most seasoned farmers in the region. Below is a list of 2015-2016 CRAFT Member and Associate Farms for CRAFT’s Western NC Program. In addition to these farms, CRAFT has apprentice and student members. Join today to become a part of this great community network

WNC CRAFT Farms Members

  1. Ashevillage Institute (Asheville, NC)
  2. Arthur Morgan School (Burnsville, NC)
  3. A Way of Life Farm (Bostic, NC)
  4. Balsam Gardens (Sylva, NC)
  5. Bear Necessities (Weaverville, NC)
  6. Bellflower Farm (Bostic, NC)
  7. Bluebird Farm (Morganton, NC)
  8. East Fork Farm (Marshall, NC)
  9. Epling Farm (Horseshoe, NC)
  10. Far Flung Farm (Canton, NC)
  11. Fiddler’s Green Farm (Marshall, NC)
  12. Flying Cloud Farm (Fairview, NC)
  13. Forest Creek Farm and Nursery (Saluda, NC)
  14. Franny’s Farm (Leicester, NC)
  15. Full Sun Farm (Leicester, NC)
  16. Gaining Ground Farm (Leicester, NC)
  17. Goldfinch Gardens (Burnsville, NC)
  18. Grassroots Dairy & Farm (Marshall, NC)
  19. Green Toe Ground (Burnsville, NC)
  20. Highgate Farm (Marshall, NC)
  21. Ivy Creek Family Farm (Barnardsville, NC)
  22. Just Ripe Farm (Bend of Ivy, NC)
  23. Laughing Frog Farm (Marshall, NC)
  24. Living Web Farms (Asheville, NC)
  25. Mountain Harvest Organics (Hot Springs, NC)
  26. Mountain Retreat and Learning Center (Highlands, NC)
  27. Mudlucious Gardens (Mars Hill, NC)
  28. Our Tiny Farm (Etowah, NC)
  29. Rise up Rooted Farm (Black Mountain, NC)
  30. Thatchmore Farm (Leicester, NC)
  31. The Farm (Candler, NC)