The Community Farm at Chestnut Ridge has a large communal-style garden and hoop house garden. There is also an orchard and pollinator garden. Over 40 kinds of fruits and vegetables are grown each year, as well as many herbs and flowers.
The Farm has 7 species of livestock as well - cattle, sheep, goats, pigs, chickens, horses, and honey bees.
Farm membership is $10 per year with an agreement to work in the garden 4 hours per month. Produce is shared after work is done.
Cooperative/Communal GardenPlot Count:
—-Type:Faith-based garden Size:
1/4 acre to 1 acrePrimary Production:
Chickens/eggs, Compost, Flowers/greenery, Fruits, Herbs, Honey (bees), VegetablesCulture/Language:
Chestnut Ridge Camp and Retreat Center, NC United Methodist Camp and Retreat Ministries