HUB guests for Friday, July 10th, 2020:
Michael Frazier, Executive Director and Rob Smith, Farm Operations Manager of Viva Farms, a non-profit (501c-3 and charitable organization), Farm Business Incubator and Training Program established in 2009. They operate two locations in Skagit County Washington, and one in King County Washington. Providing resources that to lower the barriers for beginning farmers, and create the opportunity for success. Hoping to empower aspiring and limited-resource farmers by providing bilingual training in holistic organic farming practices, as well as access to land, infrastructure, equipment, marketing and capital. Joined also by Kate Smith, WSU Skagit County Extension Small and Latinx Farms Specialist.