About the Institute

Tryon Farm Institute, Inc. (TFI) is an Indiana chartered non-profit land trust and education membership organization with a mission to connect human and natural communities by promoting habitat diversity and sustainable land husbandry.

TFI is governed by a diverse group of Members – including Governing Members and supporting Friends – comprised of local and regional professionals with diverse backgrounds in the arts, environmental science, land use planning, education and outreach.

TFI currently holds title to over 77-acres (and manages an additional 25-acres) of Indiana preservation lands, including restored native prairies, wetlands, and woodlands. Additionally TFI maintains the agricultural heritage of Tryon Farm through an active partnership with a neighboring sustainable small-herd dairy farm.

Understand the Institute’s Mission

Learn more about the Institute’s Members and current Board of Directors

Tryon Farm Institute is a Federally recognized 501(c)(3) charitable non-profit and as such donations to the organization may be considered charitable giving and deductible under US Tax Law. Consultation with a tax professional is recommended.