About Franny's Farm

Franny's Farm is an 33-acre organic farm and agri-tourism destination that welcoming thousands of visitors every year. We are home to heritage chickens, goats, a donkey and honey bees. Tour the organic vegetable, herb, flower and pollinator gardens. Visit the farm store where Franny's Farmacy CBD products, honey, eggs, and seasonal fresh produce is for sale. The lay of the land also includes a barn, pond and ridgetop with rustic campsites and eco-cabin community. Our lodging offers camp sites, cabins, and charming barn houses. We host Farm Weddings, Goat Yoga, and a wide variety of private & public events like farm-to-table dinners to HempX to large music festivals like BARNAROO. Our site is versatile and can accommodate a variety of occasions from workshops, retreats, birthday/bachelorette parties and private events. Rest assured, you and your guests will feel far away from the hustle and bustle at Franny’s Farm, but remain conveniently close to amenities. Our property overlooks the rolling hills and valley of South Turkey Creek in Leicester, just 10 miles from downtown Asheville. To schedule a tour, visit our website at or give us a call!


Physical Address

22 Franny's Farm Road
Leicester NC
(Buncombe County)

Phone (828) 708-5587
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Business Contact

Frances Tacy
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Location Contact

Frances Tacy
Owner Operator
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Location Contact

Tiffany Schultz
Farm Manager
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We purchase from the following

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Banner Greenhouses


Artisan Foods
honey, jam, preserves, pickles, teas

Dairy & Eggs

dried flowers, edible flowers, fresh flowers

Fruits & Berries
blackberries, blueberries, strawberries

dried herbs, fresh herbs

Meat, Fish & Fowl

Specialty Products
bee pollen, hemp, medicinal herbs, salves, soap

arugula, asparagus, collards, cucumber, garlic, green beans, hot peppers, kale, lettuce, nettles, okra, peas, pole beans, radish, rhubarb, salad greens, spinach, sweet peppers, sweet potato, tomatoes


Organic, non-gmo strawberries, aronia berries, blackberries, and blueberries available when in season. We are a private farm, not open to the public, so please visit or give us a call to plan your visit!




We're listed in ASAP's Wholesale Local Food Guide, ASAP's Farm to Business Trade Directory.

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Franny's Farm has a small farm store offering fresh, seasonal produce, heritage poultry, honey and an a variety of other goodies. There are opportunities to harvest your own veggies from the garden and pick blueberries. Hours vary. Please visit or give us a call before your visit.

Our store is open from April 15, 2020 to April 15, 2023.

Store Hours


    Store Hours


      Our Farm Offers:

      Visitors at Franny's Farm can enjoy a tour of the organic vegetable, herb, flower and pollinator gardens. Pick blueberries. Hike through the pastures and visit our animals. Stroll through the wooded acres on the ridge and enjoy long range views. Relax in the garden or join in the planting, weeding or harvest. Sit for picnic by the pond and dangle your feet off the dock.

      Visitor Activies:

      classes/workshops, cooking class/tasting, event venue (weddings, parties, festivals), farm dinner/events, guided farm tours, hands-on activities, local products to purchase, school field trips, visiting animals

      Businesses Supplied

      Find our product at the following businesses:

      • Franny's Farmacy


      Organic (not Certified), Low Spray, GMO-Free, Pasture Raised, Humanely Raised, Permaculture, Free Range, Animal Welfare Approved


      Barn House, The Roost, Eco-Cabins & Camping on Franny's Farm

      The Barn House is a lofty 3 bedroom/2 bath custom living space located above the barn event space. The Roost is a 2 bedroom/1 bath apartment on the top floor of our farmhouse overlooking the farm. Located on the ridgetop overlooking our working, organic farm with long-range Appalachian Mountain views, The Eco-Cabins offer rustic-chic private sleeping cabins. The Community Building is shared by guests of cabins and campsites with a fully equipped kitchen, bathrooms, and showerhouse. Accommodations available for special events. Visit our website for more information Or book through AirBnB!