Western North Carolina (WNC) FarmLink is an initiative that matches farm and forest landowners with new and experienced farmers eager to find land to farm in WNC. This video speaks to the advantages of using WNC FarmLink for those farmers
Video – WNC FarmLink Landowners
Western North Carolina (WNC) FarmLink is an initiative that matches farm and forest landowners with new and experienced farmers eager to find land to farm in WNC. This video speaks to the advantages of using WNC FarmLink for landowners seeking
WNC CRAFT Farm Tour: Agritourism on Franny’s Farm
WNC CRAFT visits Franny’s Farm to learn more about agritourism in Western North Carolina. Practical tips and lessons learned.
Graduates of Farm Beginnings Start a Farm Education Program for Vets
Lori Burra and Rich Steinhoff graduated from OGS’s Farm Beginnings® , OGS’ year-long farmer business training program, in 2016. They are the co-owners of Greenheart Gardens, a medicinal herb farm and business in Candler. This is an overview of their operations.
WNC CRAFT Twilight Tour – No Taste Like Home & Glorious Forest Farm – Foraging & Forest Farming
CRAFT Twilight Tour – May 4, 2017 No Taste Like Home & Glorious Forest Farm — Foraging & Forest Farming More than 15 participants braved a drizzly evening to attend the first Twilight CRAFT Tour of the year about Foraging & Forest
WNC CRAFT Farm Tour – Grassroots Farm & Dairy – Apprentice Orientation
CRAFT Farm Tour – April 30, 2017 Grassroots Farm & Dairy – Apprentice Orientation: Transitioning from Apprentice to Farmer. Each year, the OGS CRAFT network facilitates an Apprentice Orientation designed to address the topic of transitioning from apprentice to farmer.
CRAFT Farmer Round Table – Discussion of The Lean Farm & Other Sources of Farming Information
We asked CRAFT members to bring their thoughts on their favorite sources of farming information, and be able to provide insight on how they put that information to use. Most participants had read The Lean Farm, which was the focal point of the discussion.
Vanessa had suggested this be a ‘farmer book club’, largely centered around the book The Lean Farm.