At PepperFest, with every bite of delicious peppery dish, and each sip of spicy pepper-infused beer,we are propagating a world that is free of genetically-modified organisms, free of patents on seed varieties, and free to adapt as needed. We are all helping create a stronger local food system and a better future for our children.
“You know the level of debt you’re in and you see those numbers. And you think, ‘what am I going to do?’ It’s a domino effect. If you don’t pay your farm credit loan on time, you don’t get the credit. I’m already in debt. If I lose my credit, I lose my business.”