Amy Ager co owns and operates Hickory Nut Gap Farm in Fairview NC. They have been farming since they graduated in 2000 from Warren Wilson College. Over the years their operation has grown from solely raising grassfed beef, pastured raised pork and chicken to know also include an on farm kitchen, butchery and retail store as well as an event and catering business. Additionally they have been growing the regional distribution of their wholesale grassfed beef and pastured pork business through collaboration with other farmers who raise to their protocol. Their goal is to operate a environmentally, financially and socially sustainable business while meeting the needs of their community and employees.
Conference Session: Scaling Up Your Farm Business