How We Grow
We are in the business of growing food, community health, business, and community culture around delivery of the triple bottom line to historically absent or barriered communities.
Growing a community of farmers, growing a farm from the ground up, creating programming, growing food for community, and raising family just for starters is no small undertaking. As we set out to initially just homestead, we felt a bigger calling that included all of our Black and Brown communities. The stronghold of systematic oppression and industrialized racism in our food system is something that we cannot take on alone. Along with the work of growing food, learning the land, building infrastructure, we are apart of Black Oregon Land Trust (BOLT) which "... is a nonprofit creating opportunities for Black farmers in Oregon to collectively own land, build generational health and wealth, and birth sovereign, thriving communities... " as well as apart of the Black Food Fund which assists with fueling Black-led food systems transformation across the Pacific Northwest"
We continue to push forward all the while learning and failing, and learning and growing. Growing stronger for our family, for our community both farmers and non-farmers alike, and for ourselves. It is time to focus on ....