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Open Ridge Farm

Open Ridge Farm Extends Growing Season In modern agriculture, it is important that a farmer has the ability to extend his growing season. When a farmer has the resources available, he can grow certain crops in the off season which allow him to have a steady cash flow...

Against the Grain Farm

Against the Grain Farm: A TVA Energy for Farms Greenhouse Project   When visiting many farming operations today, you will notice that some have their own greenhouse. Most of these greenhouses serves as a place to start seeds before they are transplanted into the...

Western Carolina University Capstone Project

WCU Engineering Students Get Hands-On Experience at Williams Trout Farm At many universities, degree seeking students are able to participate in a hands-on project in their field of study known as a Capstone Project. These programs allow students to use what they have...

Goldfinch Gardens

Goldfinch Gardens: A TVA Energy for Farms Grant In recent years, Community-Supported Agriculture (CSA) has become a more popular way for producers to connect with consumers. Goldfinch Gardens, owned and operated by Ben McCann and Cedar Johnson, has a very successful...

Walnut Hollow Ranch

Energy Efficient Upgrades for Walnut Hollow Ranch Agri-tourism has become a big part of what draws tourists from across the country to our state. Agri-tourism consists of touring a working farm and learning about what that operation specializes in. Not only do the...