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Founded in 1958 by Andy and Alice Card and Stewart and Ruth Cheney, Wesley and his brother Glenn now operate Merrimack Valley Apiaries. Merrimack Valley Apiaries offers...
Carlson Orchards farms over 120 acres of fresh tree fruit in the heart of Massachusetts apple growing country. Just a short hop, skip, and a jump from Johnny Appleseed's...
A blue jewel that's home to East Beach Oyster Company, Ninigret Pond is a 1700-acre coastal lagoon located in Charlestown, Rhode Island. Bounded on its south side by...
Leyes de Reforma is a co-op of artisan fishermen in the Central Pacific region of Baja, California. Working together, these fishermen launch small panga boats daily from the...
Captain Victor Carpenter started fishing as a 15-year old deckhand and became a captain by 25. Victor now owns the F/V Kate & Sean and operates it on short trips out of...
Mike Marchetti, captain of F/V Mr. G, has been fishing since he was very young and is the only member of his family to do so. Mike's dad owned a paving company which...
The Kitchen Garden is a 25-acre organic vegetable farm in the Pioneer Valley of Massachusetts. We grow high-quality specialty vegetables for home cooks and professional chefs.
Captain Brian Loftus and his younger brother Brent Loftus are the 3rd generation of fishermen in their family. Captain Brian has been fishing out of Pt. Judith for over 30...
Farm Store in Barre, Massachusetts, we are dedicated to preserving New England agriculture. With five generations and counting, our family has maintained our 1,000-acre...
Operated by father-daughter duo Jim and Emily Harvey, our sixth generation farm covers approximately fifty acres. It is our mission to preserve our land and legacy for future...
James is a third-generation fisherman who calls Morehead City, North Carolina home. In his mid-30s, James is one of the youngest commercial snapper grouper fishermen in...
Both John and Cindy West studied Aquaculture at the University of Rhode Island, learning about the raising and farming of fish and shellfish. Together, they operate the Cedar...
Captain Tony Borges has been fishing for nearly 40 years. He fishes primarily for scallops from the F/V Sao Paulo. The dragger's home port is in New Bedford,...
Farming Turtles, Inc. produces the finest fresh-growing organic microgreens, baby greens and mushrooms. We grow wheatgrass for humans and pets too! Our wonderful greens are...
Carlsbad Aquafarm is Southern California’s only shellfish aquafarm growing eco-friendly mussel, oyster, clam, abalone, scallop and culinary seaweed since 1990 in Carlsbad,...
Captains Jack Cox and David Tucker share fishing duties on Emily’s Weigh – and then share fish with restaurants and the public from their Blue Ocean Market, a small retail...
Captain Terry Hugo trolls for King (Chinook) Salmon on his vessel, the F/V Tide Change. He lands the fish in Ketchikan (pictured to the left), the southeastern-most city in...
Captain Guthrie Zastrow went straight from high school to timber falling. After twelve years of chopping trees, he began fishing full-time out of a skiff with a leased hand...
John Barden and Hazel Dean were married in 1930 and founded Barden Family Orchard in 1931. They planted some of the first apple trees along the eastern edge of the orchard....
Baja Seas is the first complete cycle Yellowtail (Seriola lalandi) farm in the Americas. Its vision is to be a global leader in marine aquaculture. Respected for its...
Captain John Hall began fishing in 1948 at the tender age of 4. His mother still has a photo of him with his first catch: a 9lb white seabass. With that, he was hooked....
Ann Marie, Kevin and Brandon Bouthillette raise Berkshire pigs, Black Angus cattle and Rhode Island Red chickens on the beautiful pastures next to their home. The know the...
Captain Mike Theiler owns and operates his F/V Florence. He has been fishing for over 25 years primarily as a lobsterman. He now focuses on day boat scallops caught off Block...
Red Fire Farm began on a 50 acre piece of land located in southern Hampshire County on the corners of Taylor and Carver streets in Granby, MA. The land had been fallow for a...
Mark Phillips is the owner and captain of the F/V Illusion, a stern dragger that primarily fishes yellowtail. He is from Greenport, NY and has been fishing off the waters of...
In 1906 Caswell and Etta Wood bought the property which consisted of a traditional farm house with all post and beam barn and wind driven well. Their only surviving child,...
A native San Diegan, Donald Krebs has been fishing for 34 years. He started fishing tuna and swordfish on a lark in 1976 by joining a friend who had a harpoon boat. Together...
A group of commercial fishermen in Tiverton, Rhode Island, handline fish from small skiffs on a daily basis. Fishermen, like Captain Richard Waltz and Captain Pat King, catch...
Bakkafrost is the leading producer of top quality salmon from the Faroe Islands, which are located in pristine waters in the middle of the North Atlantic Ocean, north of...
Better known as "Salmon Slinger" in San Diego, Captain John Ford heads to fish off of Homer, Alaska, from June through August. He's fishing 12 hours a day,...
Captain Marty Scaion owns and operates the Fishing Vessel Provider II. He fishes out of Beaufort, North Carolina, for seven months of they year. Captain Marty longlines from...
Prior to becoming an oyster farmer, Jim Arnoux and Nick Papa began harvesting shellfish on the historic Great South Bay, the home of the original Blue Point oyster. Digging...
Brambly Farms was started nine years ago by Ted and Sandra O'Harte, together with their five children in Norfolk, Massachusetts. Although they've grown from a small...
Fungi Ally strives to bring mushrooms and all their benefits to the forefront of the Pioneer Valley. By offering fresh locally grown mushrooms we hope more people can take...
Captain Chris Eacobellis has been fishing for 23 years. A third generation fisherman, his sea art was passed down from his grandfather, a tuna fisherman, and his father, a...
Located within the hills of Central Massachusetts, Ashland Farm is picturesque landscape in the small town of New Braintree. The Pollards offer a wide variety of native sweet...
The F/V Enterprise is one of two steel draggers owned by Captain Paddy McGlade and docked in Point Judith, Rhode Island. He rotates across the vessels with two other captains...
After earning a Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Science and Biology from Springfield College in Massachusetts, Rob Krause moved to Rhode Island to start an oyster farm....
Captain Cody Cowan trolls for King (Chinook) Salmon on his small vessel, the F/V Megan, which he docks in Ketchikan, the southeastern-most city in Alaska. Originally...
Officially founded in 1975 when the Town of Natick’s School Committee agreed to give the land to the Red Wing Farm project, Natick Community Organic Farm offers a wide...
A group of ten San Diego divers (including Pete Halmay pictured to the left) harvest California sea urchin by hand in fertile kelp beds less than two miles off the San Diego...
Founded in 1902, Schartner Farms is a 150 acre farm located in Exeter, Rhode Island. Schartner Farms offers a full produce department with fresh and farm grown produce as...
Heifer Farm is an educational farm for the public to learn more about the sustainable agricultural practices that Heifer International supports around the world. Heifer...
Captain Andy Saraspe fishes from San Diego on the F/V Sarah Renee. Andy's boat is run by a three-man crew: himself, Steven Ford and Bill Gaedke. They land local spot...
A native Oregonian, Captain Clint Funderburg began his fishing career nearly 30 years ago at the young age of 12 by taking a job as a deckhand. By 17 he was running boats for...
A group of fishermen hand harvest Chocolate Clams in the shallow sand bottoms off the Pacific Coast of Baja California and in the Sea of Cortez. When it is low tide,...
Captain Dave Booth owns and operates his prize fishing vessel the FV Chris Ann out of Point Judith, Rhode Island. Even though his vessel is a bit smaller than most of the...
Ortega Cruz runs a co-op of artisan fishermen located along the Pacific coast of Baja. Working together, these fishermen catch fish using traditional hand lines and low-...
Captain Niles Pearsall graduated from South Kingstown high school in 1986 and has been fishing ever since. He started his career as on an offshore lobster boat. He now owns...
Jeff and Suzanne Farrell, along with their son Ethan, have transformed a farm originally built in 1864 into a full scale produce and angus beef farm. Sunset Farm strives off...
Captain John Cawthern grew up fishing and has mastered many aspects of fishing from fly fishing for wild trout in mountain streams to trolling for Giant Bluefin Tuna and...

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