A Way of Life Farm

for healthy people, healthy economy

          and healthy ecology


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

Crop Rotation

Season Extension

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


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 vegetables and organic, soy-free fed pork

Charlotte Regional Farmers’ Market

Saturdays 8am-12pm (Year-round)

1801 Yorkmont Rd.

8am-12pm Saturdays

Community Supported Agriculture       


for 2017 CSA Shares

On the farm: Sign up for our                to find out how to pre-order and pick up food right from the farm!



Stay up to date on what’s in season, recipes, farm news, and more.

Join us for a Farm Tour!

Sunday, June 4  1-5pm

Still on!  Rain shouldn’t be until later this afternoon.

Come see what’s growing!

  1. Self guided walking tour with a map and loads of information to explore our farm- vegetable fields, greenhouses, pigs, and budding orchards.

  2. Jamie, Sara Jane, and the whole farm crew will be on hand to answer questions.

  3. Scavenger Hunt for kids

  4. Enter to win farm and food items!

  5. Drinks and snacks provided

For RSVP, updates, directions, and details visit


Get directions: 856 Brooks Rd. Bostic, NC 28018