Old Milburnie Farm is a small diverse farm situated under 20 minutes from downtown Raleigh on a beautiful 140 acre property of which roughly 10 acres is used for the different farm enterprises. The land is home to a beautiful lake, dense woods, and lush pastures. The picturesque location makes it an ideal location for growing and on-farm dinners.
Old Milburnie Farm’s first growing year was 2013. The farm is run by Daniel Dayton. Daniel is a Raleigh native who attended Warren Wilson College and NCSU. Dayton runs the farm with the help of several employees and summer interns. OMF prides itself on its commitment to sustainability. The numerous enterprises on the farm are all mutually beneficial and help promote nutrient cycling, healthy soil, and regenerative agriculture. Partnerships with other local businesses also help achieve the sustainability goals of the farm.