Northeast Texas Community College Demonstration and Research Farm
2886 FM 1735 Chapel Hill Road
Mount Pleasant, TX 75455
Contact:Doug Beason, Farm Manager
The NTCC farm demonstrates and promotes "sustainable agriculture practices including organic vegetable production, management of soil health utilizing cover cropping, no-till techniques, and rain water harvesting all with a primary focus on conserving and renewing natural resources on the farm." The farm offers internships/apprenticeships for sustainable agriculture students and other NTCC students, and serves as is a venue for training and mentoring local agriculture producers. Local FFA high school students, teachers and garden clubs use the farm for hands-on learning.
Institution Type: College/University (2-year)