Farming with a spouse presents a complex layering of business and personal values, interests, assets, and goals. As such, Farm Commons has launched a new initiative in support of healthy farm partnerships.
Our staff member Eva is the lead for this project, as she knows firsthand about the complexities of being in a... Read More »
Our team at Farm Commons is made up of wildly talented, passionate, food and farm loving leaders. This month, we’ll be featuring a staff member each week so you can learn more about the gals that make our farm law educational programming happen every day, in all the ways.
This week meet our Executive Director, Rachel Armstrong!
Where’s your hometown?... Read More »
Sarah celebrating on a long-distance trail run near Los Angeles, CA
Our team at Farm Commons is made up of wildly talented, passionate, food and farm loving leaders. This month, we’ll be featuring a staff member each week so you can learn more about the gals that make our farm law educational programming happen every day, in all the ways.... Read More »
(The Zenz Family, Photo from Old Oak Family Farm)
On the farm there is no shortage of work to be done. Seeds must be sown, transplants must be set out, crops must be cultivated and harvested, livestock must be cared for, and all manner of buildings and equipment require both maintenance and repair at some point in their... Read More »
Katie Jantzen is a beginning farmer in Plymouth, Nebraska, growing produce on a small farm that’s been tended by her family for 5 generations.
With ¾ of an acre in production, she grows over 42 varieties of produce and herbs, selling produce primarily through a Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program, as well as through local farmers markets and small food businesses.
Katie... Read More »
We are very excited to announce the official launch of our comprehensive online food safety liability course: Cultivate Legal Resilience through Food Safety Law, available FREE online!
With our course, farmers will learn actionable methods for reducing their risk of food safety liability and best practices for planning for recovery support if and when a food safety incident occurs... Read More »
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