A Community Outreach Garden Program

Education Farm Kernersville, NC

This 4 acre sustainable education farm is coming into our third year! Our Education Farm is located on the grounds of Living Hope Church in Kernersville, NC. In Spring 2019 we will have an acre in diversified vegetable production, Free range laying hens, Black Soldier Fly Larva production, and will open our first CSA!

Some of the additional areas we will incorporate in future stages are:

  • beekeeping
  • vermiculture
  • cut flower production
  • outdoor classroom
  • a produce farm stand
  • a prayer garden
  • food forest
  • mushroom cultivation

We are searching for up to 10 interns for the Summer 2019 Internship, Intro to Sustainability, on the Education Farm. If you or someone you know might be interested, please let us know in the Contact section for more information.

Farm Manager: Chantal Mullen

 A transplant from New Hampshire, Chantal now lives in Kernersville with her husband, three children, and a couple of chickens! She and her family are actively engaged in their church and serving the community.

    Chantal's educational background includes an A.S. in Horticulture Technology, B.S. in Agriculture Education and Professional Services, and most recently a M.S. in Sustainable Food Systems. She has experience in landscaping, floral design, vegetable production, and teaching. In addition to managing the Education Farm she teaches Sustainable Horticulture at Surry Community College part time. Chantal is also the instructor for the farms Summer Internship Program, Intro to Sustainability.