Sandra Garner

Sandra Garner

This month, we spoke with Sandra Garner, a farmer who was suddenly dropped from her contract with poultry giant Perdue without warning in 2003. Since then, she and her family have innovated to sell pasture-raised meats directly to customers and stay on the land that they've farmed for eight generations. She says, "I probably won't ever retire, I just love it so much. I love meeting the people. I love listening to them. I love seeing them excited about what they're buying." Read More>>

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