Inside the Journey of

Starting a Farm

We all start somewhere

see the stories of people who started a farm business from scratch

Episode 1: Rebuilding a Life Through Farming

 

Brandon Youst, Craven Local Food Market

Ernul, NC

Career Before Farming: Finance

Starting Point: 7 Acres

Episode 2: How I Built This Profound Farm

 

Jeff Bednar, Profound Microfarms

Lucas, TX

Career Before Farming: Real Estate

Starting Point: Craigslisted Greenhouse

Episode 3: Bootstrapping a Microgreens Business

 

Nathan Cash & Nick Bodnar, On the Acre

Houston, TX

Career Before Farming: Military & Retail Merchandising

Starting Point: Wire Rack

Episode 4: An Indoor Farm for Chefs

 

Ryan Pierce, Fresh Impact Farms

Washington, D.C. 

Career Before Farming: Cloud Computing

Starting Point: Spare Bedroom w/ Grow Tent

Episode 5: Mentorship on starting an indoor farm

 

Kris Davis, Seed2Shaker

New Bern, NC

Career Before Farming: Insurance, Trucking

Starting Point: Rented Office

Episode 6: Evolving a Farm Fusion Business w/ Mike Michalowicz

 

Brandon Youst, Craven Local Food Market

Ernul, NC

Career Before Farming: Finance

Starting Point: Commercial Kitchen