The Roanoke Times Features Ferrum College and Riverstone Farm Partnership
Ferrum College announced earlier in March that Riverstone Organic Farm, one of the
region’s first commercial-scale, certified organic, Good Agriculture Practices (GAP)
certified vegetable and sheep farm operations, has joined the growing roster of its
local food purveyors. The campus community has already benefited from this venture
– since last fall dining hall patrons have enjoyed a variety of Riverstone Farm fruits
and vegetables grown just 13 miles from campus.
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Reporter Duncan Adams wrote an article about the partnership that was featured on
the front page of The Roanoke Times.
Read The Roanoke Times article here.