In 2022 we matched 6 farmers - here are a few of their stories.
- AfriThrive found acreage in Poolesville to grow culturally appropriate crops for their free mobile pantries.
- Cut Clover Flowers moved from urban plots to the established operation at Hidden Ridge Flowers in Clarksburg to find both land and mentoring from a veteran grower.
- San Giovanni's Farm of Howard County will bring 6 years of Organic CSA experience to a property in Poolesville.
- The Veterans behind Got Your 6 Farms were matched with small acreage this year but are looking to scale up even further after a successful season. (check out their listing on Land Link they are #7036)
- Two small scale growers - one a bareroot nut tree producer and one growing African vegetables were matched with small plots to get started.