Long known as “The Grower Who Grows Growers,” organic farmer and educator Lynn Pugh was awarded the 2013 Georgia Organics Land Steward of the Year Award at the organization’s 16th annual conference on Feb. 23, 2013. As Broad River Pastures’ Cathy Payne said in her introduction, “for over 30 years, Lynn has been a living example […]
Today I was asked why I do what I do. Why do I spend all the effort, energy and thought in this work of growing food and growing farmers? Why, at my age, am I out here, rain or shine, cold or hot, tending the land and the people who come to me? The answer […]
We were fortunate enough to have Anna Sophie, a student from Belgium, stop by and help volunteer on the farm recently.
Various photos from Summer ’12 at the farm.
In 2005, after considering several different breeds, we added eight Katahdin sheep to the farm, chosen because of the quality of their meat. The sheep obviously enjoy our green pastures and pleasing environment, as we have had many generations of lambs born on the farm since then! In 2010 we became stewards to seven head […]