Meet Logan Hailey & Get Involved with the Future Organic Farmer Grant Fund

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The Future Organic Farmer Grant winners were judged to have the strongest combination of commitment to leading a lifelong career in organic agriculture, investment and participation in the organic community, and dedication to growing the organic movement. Each grant recipient will receive $2,500 to apply toward their studies in organic agriculture. 

Find out how to apply for your own Future Organic Farmer Grant.

Learn more about supporting the Future Organic Farmer Grant Fund through a donation.

Logan Hailey has devoted her life to growing nutritious food while preserving and enhancing the soil, water, air, and biodiversity of our planet for generations to come. Within the next few years, she hopes to start a small-scale, highly biodiverse farm that utilizes clean renewable energy, permaculture design, and ecological methods to produce certified organic vegetables, fruit, honey, and free-range eggs. Hailey is currently gaining the knowledge and skills necessary to achieve this goal, including getting her B.S. in Soil Science and Ecological Horticulture Production from Oregon State University as well as farm experience throughout the country. When she is not farming, she enjoys seed saving, foraging, mushroom hunting, hiking, traveling, reading, writing for the Country Grind Quarterly (a rural farm punk magazine), playing banjo, working on her school bus conversion, and exploring the wilderness with her inspiring life partner and their three wonderful dogs. They are currently living and farming in northern Montana. You can follow her adventures in organic farming and beyond at www.farmer-v.com.

Congratulations Logan!

Please join us in congratulating the recipients of the CCOF Foundation’s Future Organic Farmer Grants.

 

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