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Farming with a family The practicalities of growing from a 2-person to a 3-person farm

publication date: Jun 1, 2015
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three springsWhen we started our farm in our mid-twenties, we didn’t plan to have kids. We jokingly said the farm was our baby. And it was. Like so many others before us, we poured ourselves into building our business, market base, soil fertility, equipment, variety selection, and overall farm system.  We didn’t have time for kids. But as our farm became increasingly established (and as we got older), we reversed course and decided to take the plunge into parenthood. At the time, we wanted nothing more than to ask other farmers how they’d done it. We hope this article sheds some light on our experience farming + child. 

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