Meet local farmers in Western North Carolina and learn about agriculture in the region during our annual Farm Tour held the last weekend of June. Choose from over 20 family farms to visit and experience where your food comes from firsthand.
Save the date for our next Business of Farming Conference, held on February 24, 2018 at AB Tech College in Asheville, NC. Our annual farmer conference is catered to beginning to experienced farmers looking to grow their business and marketing skills, and grow their networks. Includes a Grower-Buyer Meeting.
Meet area CSA farmers and learn about receiving a weekly box of fresh farm products. Sign up for a CSA program on the spot or just come to learn about Community Supported Agriculture. All participating farms have Buncombe County pickup locations.
For educators, parents, health practitioners, and farm-to school enthusiasts, learn about upcoming events and current resources. October is National Farm to School Month! Learn what events and celebrations are happening near you!
A comprehensive collection of local food and farm happenings throughout Western North Carolina and the Southern Appalachian Mountains.
Find upcoming trainings and workshops for farmers, webinars, resources, and toolkits for expanding and strengthening your farm business. Includes links to resources ans trainings provided by regional agencies and partners including NC Cooperative Extension, Mountain BizWorks, FSA, and RAFI-USA.