HIGHGATE FARM

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About Highgate Farm

Highgate Farm is a Certified Naturally Grown market garden and off-grid homestead located in the scenic Walnut Mountains of Madison County NC, just outside of Marshall. Our business model is inspired by the traditional French Market Garden, with great attention to detail, supplying a broad selection of high quality and specialty vegetables, fruits, herbs, mushrooms and eggs to area tailgate markets, and CSA members. As a small scale CNG farm, our practices are closely aligned with Organic standards, and our products are only sold locally. We employ a walk-behind tractor, hand tools, drip irrigation, a passive solar propagation house, spun row cover, NOP compliant inputs and integrated pest management (IPM). Labor is provided by 2 full-time farmers, seasonal farm apprentices, interns, WWOOFers and work-traders. Find our beatiful produce at tailgate markets in Weaverville, West Asheville and Black Mountain, with CSA pick-up at those locations and on the farm in Marshall.

CONTACT

Physical Address

1 Rigsby Road
Marshall NC
(Madison County)

Mailing Address

782 Indian Grave Gap Rd
Marshall NC 28753
(Madison County)

Phone 828-450-0709
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Location Contact

Melissa Harwin
Grower
Cell: 828 450-0709
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Location Contact

John Kunkle
Farmer
Cell: 828-450-0708
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WHOLESALE PRODUCTS OFFERED

Vegetables
arugula, broccoli, cauliflower, daikon, green beans, hot peppers, lettuce, mustard greens, pole beans, radish, salad greens, salad mix, spinach, sun chokes, sweet peppers, sweet potato, swiss chard, tomatoes, turnips, summer squash, winter squash

Fruits & Berries
melons

Herbs
fresh herbs

Flowers
fresh flowers

WHY WE'RE THE FARM FOR YOU

We primarily retail select, high quality, specialty produce. We seek wholesale markets for surplus, first quality product. Contact us for availability

FOOD GUIDE LISTING

See this listing in the Online Local Food Guide.

WHO WE'D LIKE TO SELL TO

Grocery Stores
Processors/Food Entrepreneurs
Schools or Colleges
Restaurants

PRACTICES FOLLOWED

Organic (not Certified), Low Spray, GMO-Free, Integrated Pest Management (IPM), Pasture Raised, Wild Harvested, Humanely Raised, Free Range, Certified Naturally Grown

DISTRIBUTION

Our Distribution Area: greater Asheville area and Madison County

ORDERING

Minimum Order for Delivery: varies based on distance
Packaging: informal

TAILGATE MARKETS

We sell at the following tailgate markets:

In the ASAP directory

West Asheville Tailgate Market Weaverville Tailgate Market Black Mountain Tailgate Market