Cultivator Farm Program

Good Hope Farm’s Cultivator Farm Program is designed for farmers with some experience who want to take their farm businesses to the next level. Here’s what you need to know if you’re interested in farming!

Who We Serve

Good Hope Farm may be right for you if:

  • You have agricultural production knowledge
  • You want to start or expand your farm business
  • You are searching for affordable farmland
  • You want to farm in a community environment
  • You value sustainable agricultural practices
  • You have limited access to capital for farm equipment and infrastructure

What We Offer

  • Production plots between 0.5 acres and 2 acres
  • Irrigation access with metered valves at each plot
  • Walk-behind tractor with tiller
  • Full-sized tractor with front-end loader
  • 30′ x 65′ high tunnel
  • Washing and packing station
  • 8′ x 8′ walk-in cooler
  • Small tool storage, hand tools, and seeder
  • Assistance in identifying markets
  • Sustainable farming resources

 

Want to Learn More?

If you’re interested in farming or have questions about the Cultivator Farm Program, contact farm manager Thomas Saile at thomas@piedmontconservation.org or call (919) 616-9764. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. The application and farmer handbook are linked below:

Farmer Application
Farmer Handbook