With a world-stopping pandemic combined with astronomical gas prices, Hardworking farmers have seen their fair share of curve balls lately.
Many times, their loyal customers who want to support and buy locally just can’t support their farmers anymore. Bentley Farms felt this impact firsthand.
Farmer Allie Bentley said, “Farmers’ markets closed down. People stopped coming out to the farm… We can’t just be old farmers out here growing our crops and taking them to the market and selling them. We’re having to find other ways to get those to the consumer. ” [continue reading]