Chattanooga’s Most Unique Farm, Part 01

Williams Island Farm is unique because, as the name suggests, it’s on an island in the middle of the Tennessee River, near downtown Chattanooga.  The only way to get there is by boat or canoe.  I recently visited the farm, and as I took a tour, I talked to the farmers about the challenges and the advantages of having such an unusual location.  We also discussed their strong commitment to sustainable farming.

Listen to the story.

Applications for their Community Supported Agriculture program can be found here.


Tags: , , ,

2 Responses to “Chattanooga’s Most Unique Farm, Part 01”

  1. Bringing The Freak Show To The Swamp | Educational Tennessee Says:

    […] Chattanooga's Most Unique Farm, Part 01 « Recently On Around and About […]

  2. Chattanooga’s Most Unique Farm, Part 02 « Recently On Around and About Says:

    […] we continue our tour of Williams Island Farm, one of the most unique farms in […]

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: