Wednesday, September 4, 2013

Take Your Farm-to-Fork Experience in Durham to a Whole New Level

farm to fork durhamYou may have heard a lot about the world class restaurants in Durham, but how much do you know about the farms that supply them? On September 21st and 22nd you can discover the farm-to-fork secrets of the Triangle on the Eastern Triangle Farm Tour. But its more than just tasty fruit, veggies, and herbs on the 27 farms included on the self-guided tour, you’ll also get the chance to visit with a variety of livestock including pastured chickens, beef cattle, pigs, and goats. And if you’re interested in honey bees, cut flowers, mushrooms, or rare trees the tour has you covered there too! If you have little ones coming along too they can learn more about life on the farm with a petting zoos, hayrides, and chicken tractors!

North Carolina farm toursIf you’d like to join in the Farm Tour fun you can contact your innkeeper and our Durham bed and breakfast. Tickets, purchased per car, are available online or at local Whole Foods markets. And if you’re interested in learning more about how you can bring some agricultural skills home with you check out the workshops on Raising Chickens in Your Backyard and Urban Gardening.

Gloria & Phil Teber Your Innkeeper and Chef at the Arrowhead Inn, Durham, NC

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