Welcome! Monday, December 6, 2021 | Login | Register
The Cleveland Grown Cleveland Strong Farm Tour will be Saturday, October 11, 2014 from 9am until 3 pm.
Cost is $10 per adult and $5 per child (12 and under). Groups rates for 10 or more are available. There will be charter bus transportation & a local-grown lunch provided. Tour departs from the USDA office at 844 Wallace Grove Rd, Shelby. Calll 704-471-0235 ext 3 for ticket information.
Farm Tour participants will tour Boggs Farm Center in Fallston: Check out one of the last remaining cotton gins in the county and learn about our county's cotton history. Thompson Farm: Discover the ins and outs of raising cattle and pasture management in beautiful Upper Cleveland County. Underwood Family Farm: See what it takes to go organic at the county's first USDA certified organic dairy. Also sheep, chickens, pigs and more! Knob Creek Orchard: October is apple season. Learn about raising fruit crops, while enjoying a local-grown lunch and old-fashioned ice cream.
The event is sponsored by Cleveland County Soil & Water Conservation, USDA, NC Cooperative Extension, Farm Bureau of NC, Foothills Farmers Market, Carolina Farm Credit Country Mortgages, Dole, ArmTech, and Case Farms.

Printer-friendly format

Powered by Bondware
News Publishing Software

The browser you are using is outdated!

You may not be getting all you can out of your browsing experience
and may be open to security risks!

Consider upgrading to the latest version of your browser or choose on below: