Where are you from? Born and raised in Portland, Oregon. Moved to Bend last summer and just this January settled in Sisters.
Why Rainshadow? I chose to join the Rainshadow team out of a love for sustainable farming and reverence for local foods. I’ve farmed for the last 4 years on homestead permaculture farms and had a particular desire to experience farming on a larger scale with the full diet aspect in full
What do you hope to learn at the farm this season? I hope to gain a better understanding of how to officially set up a small scale farm that the public can tap into for education. I also am excited to learn about the growing, harvesting, and storing of beans and grains.
Where do you find your inspiration? My inspiration comes from so many things… future generations, my family, beautiful food, music, sustainable living, watching others genuinely living their virtue.