Small Farms Resources at NC A&T State University

One of Triad’s leading organic farms to be open for inspection

tractor_iconThe Reedy Fork Organic Farm  is opening its facilities for visitors for visitor tours on Tuesday, July 7, from 9:30 a.m. until noon. Originally a 500-acre tobacco farm, Reedy Fork was a dairy in the 1950s en route to becoming a certified organic dairy farm in 2007. It features an organic feed mill, organic grain and forage crops, and organic beef and eggs. Several organic industry Insiders and representatives from organizations promoting organic farming will be at Reedy Farm on July 7 to discuss production methods that have become alternatives to chemically based pesticides and oil-based fertilizers.

Reedy Fork Organic Farm is located approximately 20 miles east of the A&T campus, in Elon. There is a $10 per person fee for the open house and tours.

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