A Way of Life Farm

for healthy people, healthy economy

          and healthy ecology


A Way of Life Farm is a small, permaculture-based family farm in Sunshine, NC, up in the northeastern corner of Rutherford County.

Find our fresh, seasonal vegetables and pasture-raised pork

at these locations:

Charlotte Regional Farmers’ Market

1801 Yorkmont Rd.

8am-12pm Saturdays

Community Supported Agriculture Programs

Our pastured pork is raised without hormones or antibiotics and is fed

ORGANIC, NON-SOY grain feed.

Read more about our pork here.

Our mission:

To use diverse natural systems that build living soil while producing food for healthy people, healthy economy, and healthy ecology.

Farming Tools and Practices Used:

Permaculture Design

Pasture-Raised Livestock

Cover Crops

Pest/Beneficial Insect Balance

Keyline Plow

Seed Saving

We do not use synthetic pesticides, fertilizers, or herbicides anywhere on the farm.



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