They’re composting and they’re earnest. Amanda Austin and Dan Moon met here in the hudson valley on apprenticeships-and even stopped in for dinner with the greenhorns one night. Now, Amanda’s returned to her hometown, recruited Dan to come join her, and they’ve launched a community farm right in the heart of Texas.
There’s so, so much work to be done down south. overwhelming at times, when surrounded with a community unfamiliar with the young farmer movement, but sure to be rewarding when the land awakens, the bounty overfloweth, and the sounds of happy plants and animals make you want to dance. so brave, so good. Here they are, getting some much deserved press: