Young Grower

Stories about young growers

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    Jessica & Sara Ecker, Young Growers from Trempealeau, Wisconsin

Jessica & Sara Ecker, Young Growers from Trempealeau, Wisconsin

By |September 30th, 2014|

ages / (Jess, on left in photo) 33, (Sara, on right in photo) 30
crops / Apples, blueberries, and [...]

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    Kevin & Mark Stennes, Young Growers from Pateros, Washington

Kevin & Mark Stennes, Young Growers from Pateros, Washington

By |August 28th, 2014|

Stennes twins talk about growing organics tree fruit operation.

David Alvarez, Young Grower from Prosser, Washington

By |July 29th, 2014|

age / 28
crops / Organic cherries and apples
title / Farm manager
business / Adolfo Alvarez Farm David [...]

Peter Martini, Young Grower from Escalon, California

By |July 1st, 2014|

age / 37
crops / Peaches and almonds
title / Farm manager
business / Martini Farms, LLC. Peter is [...]

Bill Schultz, Young Grower from Mattawan, Michigan

By |June 3rd, 2014|

age / 32
crops / apples, cherries, peaches, grapes, asparagus, and sweet corn
business / Schultz Fruitridge Farms, Inc. [...]

Curtis Roy, Young Grower from Moxee, Washington

By |May 19th, 2014|

age / 24
crops / manages cherry and apple orchards
business / Roy Farms. Curtis is part of the [...]

Kevin VerSnyder, Young Grower from Lake Leelanau, Michigan

By |April 23rd, 2014|

Michagan grower talks about holding down a full-time job while operating his orchard.

Kate Moser, Young Grower from Walnut Grove, California

By |April 15th, 2014|

age / 33
crops / wine grapes, 200 acres in apples, 100 acres pears,
business / Darsie, Hutchinson & [...]

Sean & Joe Naumes, Young Growers from Medford Oregon

By |April 5th, 2014|

growers / Medford, Oregon

(Sean, left) age / 24
crops / Pears and vineyard
education / Santa Clara University
title [...]

Ryan Swanson, Young Grower from Nova Scotia

By |March 27th, 2014|

Ryan Swanson/ grower / Centreville, Nova Scotia, Canada

age / 37

crops / More than 130 acres of apples

business / Eisses [...]