The Farm Experience Weekends, Retreats and Workshops
  • A direct experience of sustainability & community
  • Recharge your energy
  • Establish a path to greater health and happiness

Based on The Farm Community in Tennessee, you are surrounded by nature and the energy that comes from the power of a shared vision, a unique environment for change and growth.

2014 Dates
  • March 21-23
  • April 18-20
  • May 23-25
  • June 4-8, 6-8
  • July 23-27, 25-27
  • September 19-21
  • October 10-12

Now it's up to you. Register today!


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creek walkCheck out our video from
The Summer Family Retreat!

Our 2014 Farm Experience schedule: Learn More
The Farm Experience video

  • March 21-23: The Joys of Spring
    One of the most beautiful times of year to visit The Farm. Looking forward to endless potential and possibilities.

  • April 18-20: Farm Experience: The Land
    In addition to our regular Farm Experience Weekend activities and tours, on Saturday afternoon we'll hike to a waterfall in the 1475 acre Big Swan Headwaters Preserve. The Saturday night dinner and entertainment will be a fundraiser for Swan Conservation Trust.

  • May 23-25: Conference on Community and Sustainability
    Co-sponsored by the Fellowship of Intentional Communities (FIC), this weekend is an immersion in all things community and achieving a lifestyle in line with the values of sustainability. Our most popular event of 2012 that promises to be even greater this year!

  • June 4-8 or 6-8: Organic Gardening Intensive
    5 Days (or weekend) of hands-on gardening as well as garden tours on and off-The Farm to visit Shiitake operations, a bamboo nursery and more.
More to come! Send us your suggestions!

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our retreats, our food, our workshops, our music

workshops and activities include:
Green Buildings and Homes Tour
solar school
Gardening and Growing Food
Meditation & Yoga
The Spiritual Path

Health and Diet


Experience the Land April 11-13
swan trust

Community & Sustainability Conference May 23-25FIC..

Organic Gardening Intensive
June 4-8 or 6-8 A week (or weekend) of hands-on gardening as well as garden tours on and 0ff-The Farm to visit an Amish Farms, a bamboo nursery and more
End of Summer Retreat July 23-27 or 25-27 (weekend only) Swimming, hiking, kid activities, workshops and GREAT FOOD! Fun for the entire family. Includes camp sites. Click here for a list of accommodations
Midwifery Assistant Workshops
Visit our web site to see the 2011 calendar.
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Camp sites include
water, shower and bathroom facilities.
Click here for a list of accommodations

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NEW: The Farm's Green Home Gallery
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Summertown, TN 38483
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