Stories and Profiles

Hawthorne Valley Farm

05 September 2012
Hawthorne Valley Farm has been dedicated to producing high quality food for more than 35 years.

Their biodynamic farming practices reflect their commitment to protecting the health of the earth and all who live on it, and their education and outreach programs strive to raise awareness of the social, ecological, and economic importance of agriculture in our daily lives.

Hawthorne Valley Farm, like all farms, is part of the global food system and part of our regional foodshed. Through conscious collaboration, they are working to build a new food paradigm predicated on providing nutritious food to all people in our foodshed, preserving farmland and farmland wildlife habitats, making land accessible for sustainable agriculture, enhancing regional economic vitality, and fostering connections between people and the living land.

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This profile was provided by Michelle Vey and is included in her documentary film, From Elegance to Earthworms. The film profiles a collection of eco-friendly companies based in the Northeast.