Although developers are keenly interested in the farm's real estate, Meghan has instead expanded local sales throughFacebookand word-of-mouth relationships, securing a year-round group of local customers dedicated to supporting the farm as a community resource and a steward of the environment.

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—From USDA Know Your Farmer, Know Your Food case study