Target & Beekman 1802 Farm Pantry: Farmer Profile #2
A portion of Beekman 1802 Farm Pantry ingredients come straight from small American Farms. And we also give back a percentage of profits to innovative small farms. We're super grateful to have Target as our exclusive retail partner as we work to get more small farms incorporated into our nation's food supply.
Read more below about one of the amazing farmers who grow ingredients for our products:
Name of Farm: Denison Farm
Location: Schaghticoke, NY
Farmer(s): Justine and Brian Denison
Years in operation: In New York – 12 years - If we include our former life in Maine, then 29 years total.
Type of Farm: “Certified Naturally Grown” Vegetables
Which Beekman 1802 Farm Pantry Products are your crops used in?: The Mortgage Lifter Pasta Sauces
Being a small farmer is a tough job, why do you do it?: We want to grow the cleanest, healthiest produce we can for the communities surrounding us. We are committed to organic agriculture and hope that with all the care, research, and experience we can infuse into the production of our crops, we will be able to offer delicious food that people will taste and remember. Some days we even have fun!!
When was the last time you took a vacation?: Our last vacation was in August when we fled to Maine for 24 hours. But really, we were seeing other farmers - so does that count?
Where can people learn more about your farm?: You can find us on Facebook which can be accessed from our website: www.denisonfarm.com