Vulcan Farm

Sidney, IL - 10 acres - Est. 2015

Vulcan Farm is the hyper-diverse nursery farm and genetic repository for Midwest Agroforestry Solutions. All crops are incorporated into a range of agroforestry practices and innovative research projects. Situated in the heart of row-crop agriculture, the farm also serves as an important educational hub.

CORE CROPS

Chestnut

Chestnut

Corn on Trees
Plums

Plums

Prunus Perfection
Currant

Currant

The Forbidden Superfruit
Culinary & Medicinal Herbs

Culinary & Medicinal Herbs

Nature's Medicine
Cut Flowers

Cut Flowers

Spirit Lifters
Blackberries & Raspberries

Blackberries & Raspberries

Rubus Royalty
Willow

Willow

Tall & Beautiful
Asparagus

Asparagus

Spring Delicacy
250 +

Plant Species

500 +

Plant Varieties

99 yr

Lease Duration

AGROFORESTRY PRACTICES

Silvopasture

Silvopasture

Sheep
Alley Cropping

Alley Cropping

Hay & Herbs
Windbreak

Windbreak

Native, Edible Species
Multi-Story Cropping

Multi-Story Cropping

Trees + Shrubs

Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) Practices

Windbreak

Windbreak

CP5A - 1.5 acres
Pollinator Habitat

Pollinator Habitat

CP42 - 0.5 acre

Fostering Biodiversity & Learning

Insects

Insects

Season-Long Food & Habitat
Field Days

Field Days

Investors, Landowners, Farmers, Researchers, Youth
Birds

Birds

Year-Round Habitat & Forage
Workshops

Workshops

In-Depth, Hands-On, How-To

Find the Farm

The farm is NOT open to the public.

Farm Map

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