The Community Farm at Chestnut Ridge

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.

Garden Information

Started:

2008

County:

Orange

Participant Count:

10-30

Organization:

Cooperative/Communal Garden

Plot Count:

—-

Type:Faith-based garden Size:

1/4 acre to 1 acre

Primary Production:

Vegetables

Secondary Production:

Chickens/eggs, Compost, Flowers/greenery, Fruits, Herbs, Honey (bees), Vegetables

Culture/Language:

English

Primary Audience:

anyone

Primarily Served:

children

Funding Source:

Chestnut Ridge Camp and Retreat Center, NC United Methodist Camp and Retreat Ministries


Affiliated Organization

Type Name Website Phone Email
Non-profit organization Chestnut Ridge Camp and Retreat Center View site 919-304-2178 .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Contact Information

Land Ownership:

Private Land
NC United Methodist Camp and Retreat Ministries Inc
919-304-2178
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Garden Contact:

Erica Romkema
919-304-2178
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Garden Location:

2902 Mount Willing Road, Efland, NC 27243, USA

Mailing Address:

The Community Farm at Chestnut Ridge
4300 Camp Chestnut Ridge Rd
Efland, NC 27243