Beginning Farmer Support

Offering workshops, mentoring, and support for beginning farmers across northeast Tennessee

The Quilt Trail

A folk art movement across America, to tell the story of place and community and promote local farm businesses

Sowing Seeds of Success

“Sowing seed, helping feed, inspiring youth to take the lead” with Build It Up through weekly after school programming for little kids and capacity building and teen employment at local high schools

Land and Water Conservation

Helping farmers and families conserve working lands and waterways for the benefit of future generations

Turnip for the Farm Tour: VA Event Details

We’ve told you all about the TN Farm Tour, now let’s talk about the VA side of things! Our VA Farm Tour will take place throughout Washington, Tazewell, and Russell counties in Virginia on Saturday, June 30th, and here’s everything you need to know: Farms will provide...

Turnip for the Farm Tour: TN Tour Details

Turnip for the Farm Tour: TN Tour Details

Do you love the idea of a farm tour, but don’t quite know what to expect? Let us tell you all about it! Our TN Farm Tour will take place throughout Washington County, TN on Saturday, June 23rd. Here’s everything you need to know: Farms will provide a variety of...

First Annual Farm Fresh Farm Tour: Tickets on Sale Now

First Annual Farm Fresh Farm Tour: Tickets on Sale Now

We are pleased to announce that tickets are on sale now for our First Annual Farm Fresh Farm Tour. The Farm Tour will take place in Washington County, Tennessee on June 23rd and in Washington, Tazewell, and Russell counties in Virginia on June 30th. Farms will provide...

Appalachian RC&D Announces New Director

Appalachian RC&D Announces New Director

Susan McKinney has been announced as the new Executive Director for the Appalachian RC&D Council, based out of Johnson City. For 25 years the Appalachian RC&D Council has united regional cooperation on environmental conservation and agricultural sustainability in...

4th annual Quilt Turning: save the date

4th annual Quilt Turning: save the date

This year our 4th annual Quilt Turning for the Quilt Trail will be Wednesday June 13 in Jonesborough, TN, the storytelling capital of the world! Every quilt has a story: of the heart that designed it, the hands that stitched it, and the family who was warmed...

National Volunteer Week: Maria & Anastasia

National Volunteer Week: Maria & Anastasia

Volunteers help "Sowing Seeds" grow and bear good fruit! Sowing Seeds is our after-school education program led by Shae Keane and Taylor Malone in downtown Johnson City, mostly at the home base of the Wilson Avenue Food Forest.  In the words of Shae, at her dynamic...

Tickets On Sale Now

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