Dirt Rich Education revolves around sustainable practices in our personal lives and our community. Being ‘Dirt Rich’ gives individuals and families the freedom to live a healthy and meaningful life with less stress and more joy.

Sustainable practices may include, but are not limited to:

  • Growing Your Own Pesticide-Free Food
  • Rainwater Capture
  • Composting and Vermicomposting
  • Meat, Dairy, and Egg Production (for individual and local community use)
  • Natural Pest Control using Beneficial Insects
  • Fermented Foods (Kefir, Sourdough, Kombucha)
  • Canning and Preserving Food
  • Bread Making (Sourdough and Healthy Whole Grain)
  • Sustainable Housing
  • Sustainable Farm Consultation
  • Income Sources for Your Sustainable Life
  • Marketing on a Shoestring Budget

Customized Classes Available

Need to plan a special “Girls’ Night Out”, “Corporate Enrichment Event” or “Family Get Together”?

We provide Sustainable Classes for groups of 10 – 15 people at your request for the following topics:

  • Farm-to-Table Cooking Class (Lunch or Dinner)
  • How to Brew Kombucha, fermented tea
  • Canning 101:  How to Preserve Your Own Healthy Food
  • Sourdough Bread and Cinnamon Rolls Class

Although classes vary in length, depending on the group, the approximate time is 90 minutes and can be customized for the group and their learning goals.  Class cost is $40 per person. To discuss class options and dates call/text 615-591-0015 or email stoneycreekfarmtennessee@gmail.com

Speaking Engagements

The ‘Dirt Rich’ Couple can speak on multiple sustainable topics including (but not limited to):

  • What it Means to Be Dirt Rich
  • Marketing Your Farm on a Shoestring Budget
  • Income Sources for Small Acreage

Contact Olin and Leigh by e-mail stoneycreekfarmtennessee@gmail.com
or by phone 615-591-0015 to book them for your next meeting or conference

Dirt Rich Resources

Olin and Leigh Funderburk have created multiple learning resources under the ‘Dirt Rich’ brand.  Currently, they have the following resources available to the public:

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How to Experience More Joy and Less Stress Through Sustainable Farm Living.

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Coloring Book

Children’s Dirt Rich Kids Coloring and Activity Book

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Dirt Rich Online Course

This amazing online course is now available!

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