In partnership with Red Wiggler Community Farm, the Care Farming Network offers consultations around starting, building, and growing Care Farms. Meet Andrea and Woody, two of our consultants below.
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With over 20 years’ experience working with non-profits and 9 years’ experience working at Red Wiggler Community Farm managing people with intellectual and/or developmental differences, Andrea hopes to strengthen the Care Farming movement by providing training and consultations to other Care Farms, sharing in their challenges and successes specifically focusing on how to integrate people of all abilities into a working care farm juggling production demands alongside of inclusion.
Andrea can offer support in the areas of:
- Day to Day Operations of a Care Farm: Inclusion in farm tasks
- Volunteer Management
- Managing Staff (of all abilities)
- Systems tracking (yields, distribution, and job skills development)
Woody is the Executive Director and Founder of Red Wiggler Community Farm. Established in 1996, Red Wiggler is a 12-acre certified organic vegetable farm that provides meaningful employment and healthy food for adults with developmental disabilities.
Woody can offer support in the areas of:
- Non-profit Management
- Board Management
- Care Farm Start-up
- Identification of Needs