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Category: Meet a Farmer

July 21, 2017
Meet a Farmer: Joe Rodriguez of JR Organics

Meet Joe Rodriguez, Owner of JR Organics in Escondido, California. As a third generation farmer, he knows how much hard work and dedication goes into farming. Learn more about Joe, how his...

July 14, 2017
Meet a Farmer: Josh Roberts of Taylor Farms

Meet Josh Roberts, Director of Agricultural Operations at Taylor Farms in Salinas, California. As a second-generation farmer, he loves the fact that no two days are ever the same. Learn more...

July 7, 2017
Meet a Farmer: Sean Doherty of Sean Doherty Farms

Meet Sean Doherty, Co-Founder of Sean Doherty Farms in Dunnigan, CA. As a third generation farmer, he has a strong passion for farming. Learn more about Sean, how his employees have...

June 30, 2017
Meet a Farmer: Javier Zamora of JSM Organics

Meet Javier Zamora, Owner of JSM Organic Farms in Royal Oaks, California. As a second-generation farmer, he grew up helping his dad farm in Mexico and cultivated his own piece of land in...

June 23, 2017
Meet a Farmer: Mai Nguyen of Farmer Mai

Meet Mai Nguyen, Founder and Owner of Farmer Mai in Upper Lake, California. After studying climate research in college, she got tired of documenting the ways we’re harming the planet and...

June 16, 2017
Meet a Farmer: Jesus Romero of J&E Farms

Meet Jesus Romero, Production Manager for J&E Farms in Oxnard, California. As a second generation farmer, he’s working hard to follow in his father’s footsteps and continue with his...

June 9, 2017
Meet a Farmer: Kurt Richter of Richter AG

Meet Kurt Richter, Vice President and Farm Manager for Richter AG in Northern California. As a fourth generation farmer, he’s proud of his family’s commitment to environmental...

June 2, 2017
Meet a Farmer: Scott Johnsen of Frei Brothers

Meet Scott Johnsen, Winegrower for Frei Brothers Sonoma Reserve in Dry Creek Valley in Healdsburg, CA. As the son of a NASA scientist and a teacher, he was raised to respect the importance of...

May 26, 2017
Meet a Farmer: Jeff Dolan of DiMare Fresh

Meet Jeff Dolan, Field Operations Manager of DiMare Fresh in Indio, CA. As a third-generation farmer who started working when he was 12 years old, he knows what it takes to manage a great farm...

May 19, 2017
Meet a Farmer: Karen Chandler of Cecchetti Olive Oil

Meet Karen Chandler, Owner of Cecchetti Olive Oil in Lodi, CA. As a first-generation farmer, she took a hands-on approach to learning how to farm. Learn more about Karen, why her business...

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