Blackberry Farm

Wellhouse

Eating from the Garden

The Long View on Food

Our whole-life approach to healthy eating equips us to properly nourish our bodies without denying the pleasure of fine food and drink. We look to nature for guidance, combining the benefits of farm-fresh, seasonal food with the wisdom of a colorful diet to ensure a balanced blend of vitamins, enzymes and nutrients—and we can teach you to do the same in our new cooking and nutrition classes. Our aim is to fuel the body and satisfy the spirit.



Your Brain on Nature: The Science of Nature's Influence on Your Health, Happiness and Vitality

Scientific studies have shown that natural environments can have remarkable benefits for human health. Natural environments are more likely to promote positive emotions; and viewing and walking in nature have been associated with heightened physical and mental energy. Nature has also been found to have a positive impact on children who have been diagnosed with impulsivity, hyperactivity, and attention deficit disorder. A powerful wake-up call for our tech-immersed society, Your Brain on Nature examines the fascinating effects that exposure to nature can have on the brain.

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Blackberry Farm is REAL Certified

Through a partnership between the Tennessee Department of Health and the United States Healthful Food Council (USHFC), Eat REAL™ Tennessee has announced the first Tennessee food service establishments to achieve REAL Certification. The Barn and Main House at Blackberry Farm are the first two restaurants in East Tennessee to be certified. REAL stands for Responsible Epicurean and Agricultural Leadership (REAL) and is a nationwide program that helps combat diet-related disease by recognizing foodservice operators committed to holistic nutrition and environmental stewardship.

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Swiss Chard
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