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,”

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Meet Our Farmer

Ty Boyd, who holds a B.S. in Horticulture from NC State and a MS in Forest Ecology from Purdue University will oversee the farm as Farm Supervisor...

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CSA Sign Up

For over 25 years, Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) has become a popular way for consumers to buy local, seasonal food directly from a farmer...

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Education

The Purple Martin Community Farm will be working with the community’s school children to teach them how to grow their own vegetables and eat healthy...

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Watch Live

Coming Soon. Our greenhouse webcams will allow long distance learning for other students outside of the surrounding community. Sign up to get notified when we go live.

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