Farm/Business AddressCommunity of Hinsdale
Type of farm or businessVegetable, Other
Please elaborate on the type of farm you haveEdible yards, organic growing
If farming/ranching, select your primary market channels:Community Supported Agriculture, Farm Stand, Farmers’ Market, Restaurant, Education, Other
Please elaborate on your marketing strategyFarm to School, farm to cafeteria
Type of MentorshipFarm visit exchange, i.e. beginning farmers visit my farm and I visit theirs to give advice and share ideas, Email consultations, Phone consultations
ExperienceLarge Animal (cattle, sheep, goats), Small Animal (pigs, rabbits, poultry), Vegetable, Greenhouse production, Season extension, Crop rotation/planning, Composting, Organics, Business planning, Time management, Marketing, Value-added products, Scaling up, Alternative land access scenarios, Site assessment, Land rehabilitation/Soil-building
Focus of Mentorship
Farm to school program development, growing food with nature and building soil microbiology, bio-intensive growing, and permaculture techniques.
How many years have you been farming, if applicable?55
Are there times that are better for you to provide mentorship?