Mid-Sized Farms Are Disappearing. This Program Could Reverse the Trend.

Four years ago, Christina and Zach Menchini started Campfire Farms, 30 miles south of Portland, Oregon. They decided to raise pigs on pasture to support animal welfare and replenish the soil after decades of pesticide-heavy Christmas tree farming. They slowly ramped up production—from 20 to 40 to 60 pigs—over their first few seasons, selling the … Continue reading Mid-Sized Farms Are Disappearing. This Program Could Reverse the Trend.