Scale and Profitability: The Right Fit for Two Vegetable Farms
Join seasoned CSA farmers Dan Guenthner and Mike Racette from Wisconsin to hear about the process of piecing together the infrastructure needed for a viable small farming operation. Both Dan and Mike have over 20 years of experience running a CSA, and will discuss the chronology their farms went through to get where they are today.
- Dan Guenthner is an outspoken advocate for small-scale sustainable farming. Along with his family, he owns and operates Common Harvest Farm in Osceola, Wisc. 2014 marked his 25th year of CSA farming.
- Mike Racettehas been farming since 1992, running a 145-member CSA at Spring Hill Community Farm near Prairie Farm, Wisc., east of the Twin Cities. He farms with his wife, Patty Wright, and their three children.