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Regional Farm Tours

Visit farms on a farm tour near you this season.

How many Appalachian Grown farms have you visited? Have you seen cheese made or sampled Sungold tomatoes from the vine? Tell your own story of where your food comes from by connecting firsthand with Appalachian Grown farmers. This is not your average road trip, so mark your calendar for farm tours across the Southern Appalachian Mountains! 

You can also find more tours, workshops, and farm events by visiting our events calendar.

ASAP’s Farm Tour 

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Hosted by ASAP (Appalachian Sustainable Agriculture Project)
Date: Saturday-Sunday, June 22-23, 12-5 pm, both days
Location: Buncombe, Madison, and surrounding counties of Western North Carolina

Learn more and purchase your $30 car pass online or call ASAP at 828-236-1282. 


NC Foothills Farm TourNC Foothills Farm Tour 

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Hosted by NC Foothills Farm Tour
Date: June 8, 2019
Location: Polk and Rutherford County, NC

The cost of the event is $25 per car load! Stay tuned for a list of farmers on the tour, and a link to where you can buy tickets.

 


Farm Fresh Appalachia Tennessee Tour 

arcd.org/farmfresh and click “Join a Farm Tour”
 
Date: June 22, 2019
Location: Washington County, TN
Participating farms may provide guided and self-guided tours, demonstrations, and hands-on experiences, and goods for sale.

Farm Fresh Appalachia Virginia Farm Tour

arcd.org/farmfresh and click “Join a Farm Tour”
 
Date: October 5, 2019
Location: Washington, Tazewell, Russell and other counties in Southwest Virginia
Participating farms may provide guided and self-guided tours, demonstrations, and hands-on experiences, and goods for sale.
 
The Tennessee and Virginia tours are hosted by Appalachian RC&D and Appalachian Sustainable Development. Sign up for the Appalachian RC&D newsletter to be kept in the loop on event dates, participating farm tours, and more news at https://arcd.org/arcd/subscribe-to-our-newsletter/.