IMAGE DESCRIPTION:  Our logo. "BEARDSLEY COMMUNITY FARM" is in a circle in a HAND-DRAWN serif font. In the circle are two hands holding a tomato that has a skyline within it.

IMAGE DESCRIPTION: Our logo. "BEARDSLEY COMMUNITY FARM" is in a circle in a HAND-DRAWN serif font. In the circle are two hands holding a tomato that has a skyline within it.

CAC Beardsley Community Farm is an urban demonstration site that has promoted food security and sustainable urban agriculture through practice, education, and community outreach since 1998.

 

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IMAGE DESCRIPTION: A group of six people standing next to a metal sign with Beardsley Community Farm's logo.

CAC Beardsley Community Farm is an urban community farm that promotes food security and sustainable agriculture. Since 1998, Beardsley Farm has worked to increase access to fresh produce in Knoxville’s food deserts through produce donations, educational programs, and community gardening. Beardsley Farm grows over 100 varieties of fruits and vegetables in six acres of Malcolm Martin Park with the help of over 2,000 annual volunteers.  

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Upcoming Events

  IMAGE DESCRIPTION:  A group of schoolchildren sitting on a circle of benches in a pavilion.

IMAGE DESCRIPTION: A group of schoolchildren sitting on a circle of benches in a pavilion.

October Community Workday - Saturday, October 13th. 9am-12pm

Harvest Festival - Sunday, October 21st. 1pm-5pm

Raise the Roots Benefit Dinner - Monday, November 5th. 6pm-9pm

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  IMAGE DESCRIPTION:  Three smiling teenagers who each have a sweet potato in their shirt sleeve, placed on their flexed arm to look like a bicep.

IMAGE DESCRIPTION: Three smiling teenagers who each have a sweet potato in their shirt sleeve, placed on their flexed arm to look like a bicep.

Interested in volunteering at Beardsley Farm? volunteer hours are Mon-Tues, Thurs-Fri. by appointment.  Please call us at least a week in advance at (865)-546-8446 or email us at beardsleyfarm@gmail.com to let us know when you or a group of people would like to come help out. We ask that you please wear closed-toed shoes, clothes you don't mind getting dirty and bring a reusable water bottle that you may fill up at the farm.

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