March Field School: Small Livestock & Rotational Grazing

This month’s Field School session was all about small livestock and rotational grazing.  We spent a very chilly morning out at Dodson Farm with self-proclaimed Crazy Chicken Lady Tabitha Dodson.  Tabitha’s not all that crazy though, as she was proclaimed the...

Farming Financially: How to Get Started

The January Field School session was all about how to farm financially and getting started on the right foot. Starting to farm can be difficult. The future can seem gloomy when taking a look at start-up costs, loan and financial assistance applications, and figuring...

Spotlight: Youth Learning Life Skills

 We are proud to partner with Sheri Cooper, teacher/councelor at Johnson City’s Alternative Center, and her Foodtopia program, where kids get hands on training in cooking, gardening and growing for market. Austin is 17-years old and a recent graduate of Science...