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Streamlining for employees: increase morale, save time

publication date: Jun 1, 2018
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Hiring your first employee is a rite of passage for many farmers. It’s common for a farm to start with one or two extremely dedicated owners who do all the work. Then as the farm grows, it’s time to bring in some outside help.

I’ve now had employees for 3 summers, and as anybody who’s gone through that transition will agree, it’s a huge change. Whether you want to teach and serve as a mentor to your employees or just find somebody who will pick beans so you don’t have to, bringing other people onto your farm requires adjustment.

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