Posts by John Welton

John Welton manages The Community School Farm in Tamworth, NH and is currently a NOFA-NH Journeyperson. He can be reached at 603-323-7000 or

Growing for No Profit

By John Welton / April 7, 2014

Non-profit organizations can offer a low-risk and highly collaborative route for young or beginning farmers to enter into agriculture. Neither Emma nor myself grew up on a farm or received significant agricultural training during childhood. This lack of exposure has led to steep learning curves in what we might now consider the “basics” of an…

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