Farmer Spotlight: Dancing Roots Farm

Author: Sophie Beaudoin  •  Date: October 26, 2014  •  Appears in: Community, Farmers

Farmer Spotlight: Dancing Roots Farm

Shari and Bryan turned 30 year old fallow fields into an ecologically sound farm that now grows over 100 varieties of vegetables, herbs, fruit and flowers! On 10 beautiful acres east of Portland, Dancing Roots Farm grow their produce for restaurants in the Portland area as well as a bustling CSA program and even a Scholarship Fund to help those who are unable to afford the cost of a CSA share.

Check out the video below to find out why Dancing Roots Farm is a “pro-stem farm” and Shari’s favorite way to cook up Kale stems:

Fun fact: Named an Ecotrust Local Food Hero in 2013 for going the extra mile towards social, environmental and economic sustainability!

Where in the world are they? Corbett, Oregon, USA

What in the world do they grow? Over 100 varieties of vegetables, herbs, fruit and flowers.

Find out more about Dancing Roots Farm

Sophie Beaudoin

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Sophie is Soil Mate's social media maven. When she isn't posting, tweeting, commenting or liking all things food and all things local, you will find her in the woods with her furry friends or in the garden, hands in the dirt, coaxing the tomatoes to ripen a little sooner.
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