TRACTOR Food and Farms (Toe River Aggregation Center Training Organization Regional Inc.) is a non-profit food hub that works with over 50 small family farms nestled just outside Asheville in Burnsville, NC. We help support local agriculture and provide area restaurants and local grocery stores with a diverse selection of fresh produce. Our goal is to make sure food dollars stay in the local economy, increase farm income in our community, preserve farm culture and green space, and to expand access to the freshest local produce.
To find out more about our history, see Why It’s Important.
We work with farmers in Yancey, Mitchell, Burke, McDowell, Avery, Madison, and Buncombe Counties in Western North Carolina.
You can find our produce at Ingles, SAVMOR, and Lowe’s Foods (look for our red sticker on your fruits and veggies!), and enjoy it through local restaurants and catering businesses including Creekside Bakery and Café (Burnsville), Garden Deli (Burnsville), Snap Dragon (Burnsville), Mountain Air Country Club (Burnsville), Knife and Fork (Spruce Pine), The Pizza Shop & Dry County Brewing Co. (Spruce Pine), Stuart’s on the Green (Spruce Pine), HomeGrown (Asheville), and M7 Event Solutions (Asheville).
To find out what we have available now, check out Available Produce!
To confirm our 501(c)3 designation with the IRS, find our listing under our full name Toe River Aggregation Center Training Organization Regional Inc.