AGAINST THE GRAIN

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About Against the Grain

Against the Grain is a small diversified family farm specializing in a broad spectrum of certified Biodynamic and Organic vegetables, pasture pork, chicken, turkey and beef. We also grow sorghum for molasses. Find us at Watauga County Farmer's Market and King Street Farmer's Market (May-November), through our on-farm meat and veggie CSAs, Boone's Winter Farmer's Market (December-April), or contact the farm directly.

CONTACT

Physical Address


NC
(Watauga County)

Phone (828) 406-4439
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Location Contact

Holland Whitesides
Farmer/Owner
Phone: (828) 406-4439
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PRODUCTS OFFERED

Artisan Foods
sorghum molasses

Farm Tourism & Events
farm tours, workshops

Grains
grain corn

Herbs
fresh herbs

Meat, Fish & Fowl
beef, chicken, goat, pork, turkey

Vegetables
arugula, beets, broccoli, brussels sprout, cabbage, carrots, cauliflower, celery, chiles, chinese greens, collards, cucumber, dry beans, eggplant, garlic, green beans, green onions, hot peppers, kale, kohlrabi, leeks, lettuce, mushrooms, mustard greens, onions, parsnips, peas, potatoes, radish, ramps, salad greens, salad mix, spinach, sweet peppers, sweet potato, swiss chard, tomatillos, tomatoes, turnips, summer squash, pumpkins, winter squash, ginger

CSA

ATG veggie CSA is 20 weeks (June-Oct) with optional fall add-on weeks. Weekly pick up choice at the farm, High Country Food Hub, Erick's Wine and Cheese in Banner Elk or the Horn in the West in Boone. We offer a trade box at the farm and the Horn in the West drop sites. All of the vegetables come from our farm and are certified Biodynamic and Organic. ATG meat CSA sign ups are ongoing. We offer a pork and beef share and/or a chicken share. Pick up at the first farmer's market of each month, at the farm, or at the High Country Food Hub. All meat in the CSA is certified Animal Welfare Approved and is raised on pasture with GMO-free feed.

Pick Up Spots

Veggie CSA: on-farm, high country food hub, Erick's Wine and Cheese in Banner Elk and at horn in the west in boone on Wednesdays

PAYMENT METHOD

Credit/Debit
EBT/SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program)
WIC FMNP (Farmers Market Nutrition Program)
Senior FMNP (Farmers Market Nutrition Program)

VISITING

Our Farm Offers:

Please call for appointment to visit the farm.

TAILGATE MARKETS

We sell at the following tailgate markets:

In the ASAP directory

Watauga County Farmers Market Boone Winter Farmers' Market King Street Market

PRACTICES FOLLOWED

Certified Organic, GMO-Free, Pasture Raised, Biodynamic, Animal Welfare Approved