Growing Prawns and Extending the Season to Save the Family Farm


Farm: Pitt Family Farm
Operator Name: Daniel and Frances Pitt
Production: Aquaculture, Vegetables
Location: Greensboro, Guilford County, NC
 
The Pitt family is transitioning to new agricultural enterprises adding a pond for Prawn farming and a high tunnel to extend the season for growing vegetables. Prawn production is attractive because there is a high demand for locally cultivated prawn that is free of pesticides and chemicals.


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