At the same time, we find ourselves exceedingly happy that an experienced farmer has seen fit to join Oakleaf Mennonite Farm to continue on where Tim will leave off. So we welcome our new Farmer, Gathegu Cecilia Gatungo! Farmer Cecilia is a farming entrepreneur and has worked in Georgia over the past several years developing school and church gardens and has a keen interest in the best farming practices and educating children about farming. She begins next week with Farmer Tim to ensure a smooth transition of the farm for our shareholders. As well, we warmly welcome a new year-long intern, Angela Giles, who will be joining Farmer Cecilia to share in the farming tasks.
So, in closing, we at Oakleaf Mennonite Farm join you to say your farewells and hellos to our Farm staff. We also would like to encourage and welcome our shareholders to join in the work on the farm. If you have a couple of hours a week that you would like to volunteer to work on the farm just let us know.
Peace, blessings, and good eating!