Truffle Farm - Keep Your Fork Farm

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County: Stokes

Location: 1194 Marshall Smith Rd., King, NC 27021

Total acres 8.8

Acres of cropland/tillable land 4.0

Acres of pasture 1.0

Property Description

8.77 beautiful acres with views of the Saura Mountains including Pilot Mountain. Property includes a 1400 square foot house with full basement. Basement has a kitchen certified by NCDA for value added food production. There are also other outbuildings and shelters. There are currently 2 orchards planted in trees for black winter truffle production. Truffles were last produced here in 2010 but new orchard should come into production within the next 2 winters. One orchard must be replanted but resources are lined up for necessary soil sampling and trees for replacement. The deal will include mentorship and full disclosure of resources. If new owner wants to learn the value added product business, that is also negotiable but not included in the suggested sale price.

Type of opportunity

  • Sale (Standard)

Type of opportunity - more info

This truffle farm is 14 years old. It has produced black winter truffles for 3 of those years. It is the registered office of the North American Truffle Growers Association and has been on television several times with numerous articles written about it and the owners. www.trufflesnc.com provides information about these. There is also an added business possibility with the Truffles NC Brand. To be discussed. Owner will sell only to potential buyer with an interest in continuing the truffle business. It is the first farm in Stokes County to ever produce truffles and one of the first in NC. There are also grape vines and blueberry bushes.

Equipment & infrastructure

  • Fencing
  • Well / Pond / Other water source
  • Farmer housing
  • Processing facilities
  • Irrigation equipment
  • Cold storage (cooler/freezer)

Current production on farm

  • Orchard

Current and past farming practices

  • Ecological production but not certified

Current and past farming practices - more info

Truffles are the only current crop.