Our Mission

Grow Local & Organic

The Carolina Farm Stewardship Association is on a mission to bring local, organic food to your table from a farmer who shares your values.

Our vision is a vibrant, sustainable food system that is
good for consumers, good for farmers and farmworkers,
and good for the land.

We’re an active network of passionate folks and we need your help!  

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The Sweet Potato

Work Horses Aren’t Old Fashioned AnymoreIMG_3312

By CFSA Members Nancy and Ron Bryant of 3 Eagles Sanctuary and Holt Akers-Campbell of Lazy Heron Farm As communities continue to yearn for fresh, local produce and farmers search for methods that are kind to the land and our environment, a revival in draft animal power is taking hold among some small-scale farmers. Lazy Heron Farm, [...] Learn More >>

Good for the Consumerswamp-rabbit-cafe-profile-photo-web

by Stephanie Campbell, CFSA’s Outreach Coordinator Consumers (a.k.a. “eaters”) often share that they are confused by labels and terms like natural, cage-free, or grass-fed. They ask how their produce, dairy and meat was grown or raised.  And they want their food dollars to support local farmers and producers and their local community. Swamp Rabbit Café and Grocery, [...] Learn More >>

Growing the Next Generation of Farmersalexanderacres-profile-photo-2-web

by Stephanie Campbell, CFSA’s Outreach Coordinator “When I learned that I (or insert: my mother, spouse, child, loved one, etc.) had a serious health condition, I began to learn of the link between nutrition and disease. I was astounded to learn that there is a link between the food we eat and eighty percent of diseases!” This [...] Learn More >>