To celebrate and sustain Armistead’s 135-year agricultural legacy in the next chapter of this 200-acre family farm by creating an agricultural village where generations of people will live, work, learn and play amongst full-scale crop and livestock production and a vibrant village life.
Articulating a well-earned reverence for the generations of family members who have cultivated and nurtured this land for 135 years, and now want to share it with the public.
Staying rooted in the history, shaping the evolution, and resolving to be true to the mission of the farm forever.
Putting the land first, dedicating the best soil for growing and ensuring that the built environment and its uses are focused on continual improvement of the natural resources.
Recognizing the importance of education and exploration to people of all ages and interests and the future of our community.
Emphasizing the common ground of food and fellowship in a way that allows generations of people to live, work, learn and play in harmony with the farm and each other.
Remembering why we do what we do: stirring hearts, sparking passions, and restoring spirits.
Dedicating ourselves to the never-ending journey of exploration and discovery.