“It takes a lot of dedication to do this... to take something that you believe in and make that leap and act it.
Act on your beliefs. That’s what I’ve learned from my parents. I think that’s the one thing that I admire most about them, like the dedication and perseverance and just the heart that it takes.” ~ Carl Johanson
“They just genuinely care about everyone that works for them and want to say thank you just about every day
for the work that we’ve done – which means a lot to me.” ~ Kristin Shearman
“There are so many stories, like every day there are so many stories.
Like there’s the garlic scapes picking, but then there’s also like the orders…There is just so much –
so many different things all at once and your ability to deal with them all.” ~ Carl Johanson
“The social value of their food is a big component of who they are and part of the integrity that they try to maintain... I think that who they are as people and their respect for land is reflected in how they are able to grow so much and give so much year-to-year to the community.” ~ Dalziel Lewis