What We Care About

Community Supported Agriculture Small Farming Education

Historic Preservation Renewable Alternate Energy Conservation Practices

Public Benefit & Access

Bracketts has a 12 acre lake that has been accessible to fishermen since 2000. Access is granted upon written request to the Elisabeth Nolting Charitable Foundation at PO Box 149; Louisa, VA  23093.  The request must include the date for which access is requested; the number of people along with a point of contact and a telephone number. Fishermen must sign in at the main house in order to enjoy fishing in the lake.

Bracketts has hosted numerous workshops and seminars on agricultural topics over the past 8 years. These topics have included such timely and relevant subjects as "Warm Season Grasses" to "Bio Fuels from Grasses."

Bracketts has a Wildlife & Birding Trail that is part of the State of Virginia's Department of Game and Inland Fisheries system of trails for public use. Access is granted upon written request to the Elisabeth Nolting Charitable Foundation at PO Box 149; Louisa, VA  23093.  The request must include the date for which access is requested; the number of people along with a point of contact and a telephone number.

The Bracketts Farm Charity Garden has been in operation since 2010 and produces thousands of pounds of fresh produce for the Louisa Food Pantry.