Archive of Press and Media Coverage

State coverage

NCDOT Bridge-Widening Project Threatens Iconic Farm April 10, 2013 Carolina Journal

Bridge project threatens farmland February 15, 2013 Watauga Democrat

Farm Incubator and Grower project launched January 26, 2012 Watauga Democrat

Maverick Farms Launches High Country CSA, A Multi-Farm Project January 29, 2009 High Country Press

Small Farms Get Creative to Survive April 2, 2007 Appalachian Voices

Maverick Farms starts a CSA 03/05

National coverage 

Gourmet Magazine featured Maverick Farms in summer 2007 (link to full article not available)


and here’s Tom’s take on it for Grist, My Farm Hits the Newstands (June 28, 2007).

Down on the Farm With Your Sleeves Rolled Up November 23, 2007, New York Times Escapes

Food Fighters October 7, 2008 New York Times Magazine

Fun Stuff

The Enigma of Maverick Farms, Jim Leff’s April 2005 farm dinner food review (thanks to Jim for archiving these on his site, as we are now regularly experiencing the effects of link-rot), as well as his report on his lard potato-chip tasting and various other adventures around the farm on September 26, 2006 (along with some delightful short videos featuring Leo).

Mother Jones Peeks Inside Our Farm November 23, 2011

Video and Photos

Hillary Wilson explains the Maverick Farms CSA in 2008 to the Practical Guide to Healthier Living, with music by farmhand Jesse Downs.

Here’s our photo album on Facebook (through 2013).

Here’s a fantastic video, Growing Farmers, made by Ted Morée about the FIG Farm (August 2013).