beth hands out home made cheese at farm tour

Cutting into a young Paisano for a group of young people come to see “what a real farm looks like.’  We grab any opportunity to introduce children to an understanding of where their life comes from and to implant in their minds the basic truth that all food and fertility are sunlight capture and conversion.  Since the greater part of the planet’s cover is grass, which we can’t eat, we need to partner with herbivores whose business it is to eat grass, so managing them that they feed themselves, the soil from which their food grows, and us, as well.