WNC CRAFT visits Franny’s Farm to learn more about agritourism in Western North Carolina. Practical tips and lessons learned.
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
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.
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.
February 2, 2017 – CRAFT Farmer Round Table – “How to Not Spend Money, A Percentage Comparison” – Facilitated by Cedar Johnson & Ben McCann of Goldfinch Gardens What is a Farmer Round Table? They are open, farmer to farmer discussions geared toward a specific advanced farming topic, facilitated by one of our
January 19, 2017 – CRAFT Farmer Round Table – Rates & Techniques – Facilitated by Jamie Davis of A Way of Life Farm What is a Farmer Round Table? They are open, farmer to farmer discussions geared toward a specific advanced farming topic, facilitated by one of our own CRAFT members. It’s a