Early in the morning, you’ll find Mary Cridlebaugh diligently tending her colorful flowers in the garden behind her house. You might find her brother Michael nearby setting sweet potato slips near beautiful broccoli and kohlrabi, cauliflower and cabbages. Mary takes the produce and handcut flowers to the Thomasville Farmers Market on Saturdays. This deep seeded love of the land inspired their dream of conserving their Davidson County Farm.
The LandTrust for Central North Carolina has had the great pleasure of working with Mary and Michael to ensure the conservation of their 164-acre farm in Davidson County became a reality. This beautiful pastoral property is a combination of rolling agricultural fields and mature hardwood forest and is located along Rich Fork and Payne Creeks. [Read more…]