Applications Open: 2024 Forsyth County Urban Farm School

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The 2024 Forsyth County Urban Farm School starts up in March- APPLY NOW!

Application Deadline: Monday, February 19th, 2024

About the Program:

Forsyth County Urban Farm School is an intensive 12 week class for individuals motivated to start a business growing and selling produce.

This course is an opportunity for adult students to learn about creating and running a small market garden or urban farm. By planting, growing, harvesting and selling a season’s crop, students can expect to gain experience with practical methods of farming with an eye for economic empowerment to benefit their families and their community.

Take a look at the Program Flyer to read more about what the program has to offer!

Hear from past students:

2024 Class Schedule:

The 2024 Urban Farm School will take place on Wednesdays and Fridays in March through June on the following 24 dates from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. plus a graduation date TBD:

March 13, 15, 20, 22, & 27; April 3, 5, 10, 12, 17, 19, 24, & 26 May 1, 3, 8, 10, 15, 17, 22, 24, 29, 31; and June 5 (shown in the image below). An additional date will be scheduled for a Class Graduation.

If any dates or times must change, enrolled students will be notified in advance.


If you would like to participate in this program or know of someone who can benefit from this curriculum, you are invited to fill out or share the online APPLICATION FORM

For inquiries about or to request help with the application please reach out to Celine Richard at (336) 703-2850 or

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