Demonstration Farm

Demonstration Farm

NC A&T Innovation Grant

 Goal: To demonstrate small-scale sustainable production methods and provide hands-on learning opportunities, to grow interest and capacity in small and medium-sized farms.

 The farm will feature cover crop/soil building demonstrations, high tunnel construction and production, blueberry, blackberry, and muscadine grape production, fruit trees, raised bed intensive planting, and a pollinator garden.

 Initial work…with a little help from our friends!

 

          

Spraying to kill the grass, tilling, and spreading compost, God’s Garden

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Sandhills Research Station: cultivation, drilling buckwheat.


Upcoming Workshops:

Oct. 6th – High Tunnel construction workshop

Jan/Feb 2019 – Trellises for grapes, blackberries