MEET YOUR FARMER
Matthew is the farm manager and our faithful leader. In 2014, he completed his education at the organic Farmer Training Program through Michigan State University. Matthew became the Manager of Giving Tree Farm in 2017 and has been a catalyst for change in our farming systems. He brings a fresh perspective and pushes towards sustainable productivity and land stewardship.
Assistant Farm Manager
Luke is the Assistant Farm Manager and a pillar of stoic wisdom. He finished his permaculture Design Certification in 2014 and has been farming organically since 2015. He is passionate about using conscious design practices and perennial food crops to create a farm with long term sustainability and yield.
Client Engagement Leader
Kiel became interested in learning to grow his own food as a way to exist in a hypothetical post-apocalyptic scenario. During this pursuit, he has had some incredible farming experiences. Kiel is proud to be at Giving Tree Farm as a part of the Farm Team and Client Engagement Leader. He now feels ready for an apocalypse.
Amanda has grown up on a large commercial farm and is excited to learn all about the benefits of small, sustainable, organic farming. She is the Market Coordinator for Giving Tree Farm and spends her days making sure that fresh organic produce is available for those who may not otherwise experience it. See her at the Allen Farmers Market on Wednesdays!
Flowers and Herbs
Myra has been a part of the Giving Tree Farm staff for 12 years. She spends her days in her beautiful flower garden and through out the farm making sure that all the plants are happy.
Our client-employees are a part of everything that we do at Giving Tree Farm by working in ways that fit within their vocational training programs. They are the reason why we are here, Wondering where they all are?Privacy policies strictly limits photography of client-employees.