Category: Member Farm

Farm Name: A Farm Less Ordinary

Website: www.afarmlessordinary.org

Location: Bluemont, VA

Mission: A Farm Less Ordinary provides employment and a welcoming community to people with developmental and intellectual disabilities, while sustainably growing organic food for the metropolitan DC area.

Description: Growing varieties of vegetables (have you ever tried a purple carrot or a foot long green bean?) that are a little less familiar, but just as tasty, A Farm Less Ordinary provides employment for young adults with various intellectual disabilities.

Farm Name: Langton Green Community Farm

Website: www.langtongreen.org

Location: Millersville, MD

Mission: Langton Green is committed to guiding individuals with Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities (I/DD) to live the lives they choose with the highest degree of independence.

Description: Langton Green Community Farm, provides vocational training and work opportunities for interested individuals while serving as a source of food and income for our organization–and a resource for the wider community.

Farm Name: Red Wiggler Community Farm

Website: www.redwiggler.org

Location: Germantown, MD

Mission: A sustainable farm where people with and without disabilities come together to work, learn, and grow healthy food.

Description: Founded in 1996, Red Wiggler was created to provide meaningful employment and healthy food for adults with developmental disabilities and now serves over 1,500 people annually.