Stories from the Farm
In preparation for venturing into the venue world, we worked with our photographer, and a few local florists to generate some images to facilitate marketing and business growth. We were ecstatic about the way the styled shoots came together, and the way the images turned out. Maybe we’re simply biased,
There is no shortage of AMAZING locations for engagement photos here on the farm. The possibilities are endless, and the variety will make any session so much more engaging. Once we’re officially ready to book weddings, access to the farm for engagement photos will be one of the many perks
To catch a glimpse of Eldon Farms from above is breathtaking. It really drives home the fact that perspective is all about where we are in relation to what we’re trying to see. It’s amazing what a bit of distance can do!
Bringing this festival to life has been a long, tough road. #truth And we’ve learned some important things along the way, about ourselves, and about others. But we were struck with a profound sense of gratitude for the backstage heroes, the people who worked through the festival, hardly taking the time to
Virginia, in summertime can be sweltering, but all that rain and humidity helps things thrive. Just a simple walk around the pond can be astounding in both the variety of sights and sounds that are just waiting to be discovered. Just beware the possibility of a praying mantis derailing your
We are always amazed at what we can find within a few square feet of land. Nature is surprising and thorough in the beauty that she packs into such a small area. Take a look at the photo essay below which showcases the Lime Barn Meadow. Just one of many,
Once winter’s grip fades, and the seasons change, the farm comes alive. Seriously alive. All the dormant color, energy, vitality bursts forth in a show that feeds the soul. It makes the transition something amazing to behold. All photos courtesy of Shannon Busse at Wildwood Photography & Design
This is seriously one of our favorite times around the farm. It requires tremendous dedication from the cattle team, and we would be remiss if we didn’t give them a HUGE shoutout for all their hard work and LONG hours during the season. But wow, look what their efforts produce!
We’re ready to begin a new chapter here at Eldon Farms. We’re bursting with ideas, and will be learning, growing, and changing as we make the transition. There’s excitement, trepidation, and a whole lotta “Ummm, exactly how do we do that?” going on around here. There will undoubtedly be growing
Eldon Farms began as a cattle operation in the 1960s, and is dedicated to raising top-notch beef through cutting edge genetics and good old hard work. But our 7,100+ acres has quite a bit more to offer. We’re home to several rental properties, hiking and horseback trails, nature clubs, unbelievable views, and an impressive variety of birds and wildlife. We have some fabulous open air spaces which could be used for weddings, corporate events, and boutique birthday parties.