Meet Our Farmer
Meet Ty Boyd, Purple Martin Community Farm’s resident farmer. With a B.S. in Horticulture from NC State and a M.S. in Forest Ecology from Purdue University, Ty brings a wealth of experience and expertise to the community. Ty will oversee all farm programs and operations as Farm Supervisor.
Boyd comes to the Purple Martin Community Farm from Zelenka Farms in Sims, NC. “I am very proud to be your community farmer at The Purple Martin Farm” says Boyd. “I’m thrilled to be a part of such a unique farming environment that will give us an opportunity to educate children and young adults on healthy living and growing fresh produce right in their own neighborhood,”