Farm Owner, Roger and Leslie met in a sheep barn at Virginia Tech. They raised their two children in Pennsylvania where Roger made a career in farm insurance. Roger loves to work hard on the farm, see things growing and sees farming as a way to get closer to God.
Farm Owner, Leslie is retired from a career as a Biology professor at West Chester University. These days, Leslie keeps busy with her gaggle of show dogs, which she breeds, cares for, and shows around the country with high honors.
Kat is originally from the San Francisco bay area. She began working on farms in high-school and now has about 12 seasons of organic growing under her belt. She loves the diverse and challenging work on the farm and the vast mysteries of soil life. When she is not farming you can find her building a home with her husband in Check.
ason joined the farm crew in the fall of 2019. He got a degree in horticulture from Virginia tech and has always been an avid gardener, herbalist and cook. He is experimenting with Korean natural farming and plans to offer the public farm classes in 2020.
Tanya is a hard working farmher who operates her own farm, Wild Mountain Farm, in Floyd where she grows Blueberries and other assorted veggies with her family. She moonlights with us at Fields Edge and is the face of the farm at the Floyd Farmers Market.