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WNC CRAFT farm tour participants get to see landscape fabric in action on Thatchmore Farm’s upper field. For the June WNC CRAFT farm tour, we visited Thatchmore Farm—a clever example of a small-scale, diversified mountain farm. As Tom Elmore explained it,...read more
WNC CRAFT Farm Tour at Hickory Nut Gap Farm, learn about raising grass-fed beef and pasture management.read more
Meet the Salleys Will and Savannah Salley of Headwaters Market Garden are entering their second season as farmers, growing a mix of vegetables and specialty greens. They are also students in Organic Growers School’s (OGS) Farm Beginnings® Farmer...read more
There are over 14,000 organic certified farms in America. These range from large corporate businesses to small homestead farms that have a steady stream of revenue from local customers. They are all helping the environment by producing food and goods that are grown...read more