Posts tagged Giffin Farms
Be Smart, Be Kind, Be Quiet

I would never have expected such simple, content animals to so clearly demonstrate the valuable lessons of working smarter, giving first, and saving room for quietness in our lives.  But I guess that’s the point... everyday I watch them, I remember that life doesn’t have to be so complicated.  I am reminded to sit back and take a deep breath, and I know in my heart that life is good. 

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The Very Best Things About Planting Season

During planting season the highs and lows are never that far apart, and they always have more to do with our attitudes than our actual circumstances.  There’s no doubt that our energy will be depleted, our patience stretched thin, and our motivation tested... but at the same time our days will be filled with the warmth of longer sunshine, sweeter moments, a million growing miracles, and hope that outlasts our exhaustion.

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#SustainAble Farming

If I could get people to remember only one thing about modern or “conventional” farmers, its that we are people too.  We love our families, we care for our animals, and our livelihood depends on the health of our natural resources.  We do everything we can to protect and preserve all of these things, and by embracing science and technology we can do so without sacrificing the world's food supply.

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Our Story: The Farmer's Market

Derek and I agreed from the beginning that participating in the Farmer’s Market would be a great opportunity to us reach our community, grow our business, and keep me entertained this summer! :)

So the goal to sell beef at the Obion County Farmer’s Market in the summer of 2017 was born.  The next step was to wade through the state regulations, pass the inspections, and create a transportation system that was more sophisticated than a cooler in my Ford Focus.

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