919-879-8466 -- 246 Homestead Lane, Smithfield, NC 27577

Education and Farm Tours

Reconnecting North Carolina to Food & Farmer

Farm School for Kids

INFORMATION ABOUT FALL 2022 FARM SCHOOL COMING SOON

SPRING 2022 Farm School for Kids

April 7-May12, every Thursday from 9am-12pm.  

Spring 2022 Farm School

This is our fully loaded Farm School and offers the children the opportunity to see plants and animals grow and tend to them at different stages of life, as well give them the opportunity to work with a wider variety of farm tools and learn how to do chores.

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Summer Mini Farm Schools 2022
June 13-16 (Monday-Thursday), 9am-12pm 

June 20-23 (Monday-Thursday), 9am-12pm

This is a mini version of our farm camp. The children will learn about soil, plants, different animals, and how they are all connected. Children will need to eat breakfast before they come, but we will have snack time. 

Farm School Week 1

Summer School 1

Farm School Summer 2

Summer School 2

Farm Tours

We offer farm tours for the general public as well as school groups. Each tour is about two hours long and will include a guided walk around the main areas of the farm. At each stop on the tour there will be a chance for questions and perhaps a hands on opportunity.

General Public Tour: Adults $8, Children (12 & under) $5

School Groups: Everyone $5

Adult Farm School

INTRO TO CHICKENS

Intro to Chickens

This course will cover types of chickens, housing, basic chicken care, and other vital information. NEXT CLASS COMING FALL OF 2022

INTRO TO MEAT CHICKENS

Intro to Meat Birds

This course should be combined with our Intro to Chickens class but can be taken on its own if you already have a firm grasp of chicken basics. NEXT CLASS COMING FALL OF 2022

 

INTRO TO CANNING, July 9

Learn to Can

Just in time for the spring veggie harvest! This hands on class will cover the basics of equipment, water bath canning, and pressure canning.

Consulting

MORE INFORMATION COMING SOON

You know that now is the time to learn more, to care more, and strive towards a healthier version of what will be. Wheather you are interested in regenerative farming, starting a homestead, or learning more about a specific topic we are here to help and share our knowledge. We are excited for your next step and ready to help you feel more confident when you take it.