Julie and Ken of The Cart before Horse Farm for welcoming us to your farmland, showing us so much kindness and patience, and for giving us the opportunity to continue to grow food for our community. Our gratitude for you two is beyond measure.
Steve of Cedar Springs Farm & Apiary for being ready to field any and all questions and pull me out of a ditch at the drop of a hat.
Monica Burnison for peanut butter string cheese lunch time.
Maria Anderson for reeling us in and rooting us on.
Robin of Cascadia Greens because it's always a pleasure to see him.
Joyce of Ode to Joy Farm for your kindness and generosity in sharing tools, your eggmobile, and your wisdom.
Sally and Tim for trusting us with Lucky.
Camille of Copper Penny Ranch for Rosebud.
Lily of Shared Soil because you grow the best beets in town!
Frances and Elizabeth of Faith Beyond Farms for sharing your beautiful produce with us when we had little.
Chris of Windy Acre Farm for your generosity and willingness to share your delicious produce with our CSA members.
Lisa and Burt of L & B Mini Ranch for keeping me company during slow times at market!
Lisa and everyone at Peninsula Poultry Breeders for your dedication to providing small farms in our region high quality, productive, dual purpose, heritage breed chickens.
Kyong, Rachel, Lily, and everyone else growing, working, and living at Red Barn Ranch. Our gratitude is overwhelming. So much mentorship, guidance, and all around good times.
Ambryn Melius & Alex Kewitt for enthusiastic baby dance parties and reminding us the value of fun.
STFW Cohort 2015 for support, camaraderie, and toddler wrangling.
Seattle Tilth for the STFW farm business incubator program, educational opportunities, and best plant sales in town.
Food Animal Concerns Trust and the Human Links Foundation for grant funding.
Happy Roots Farm, Sweet Briar Farm, Wonderful One Acre Farm, and Raregg Ranch for our initial laying flock.
Substation Paperie for designing our logo and egg carton stamps.
Suzy and Jesse Knutson for always offering support, feedback, and recommendations.
Bet Dolo for your continued enthusiasm and support.
Jill Haddaway for your beautiful sketch memorializing our favorite chicken Bellina.
Sharon Land for your technical skill and entrepreneurial spirit.
Micah Anderson for reminding me to be mindful, especially around bees.
Alex Kazer for helping me put up my first hoop house.
Matthew McDermott for encouraging me to temper my idealism with reality.
Justin and Kate Ivy for graciously tolerating our farm in the city.
Piglet noticed that even though he had a Very Small Heart, it could hold a rather large amount of Gratitude.” ― A.A. Miln