DOL Community Markets Vendor Profile: Sandy Bottom Acres

Brandy Brooks Community Markets

Husband and wife duo, Chris and Joan Farrell of Sandy Bottom Acres have got you covered for all the fresh, ethically raised beef, pork, chicken, and eggs you need. From Allen’s Fresh, Maryland, the couple was inspired to start Sandy Bottom Acres two years ago after helping their two young sons raise animals for 4-H. Now that their boys are grown and out …

DOL Community Markets Vendor Profile: Mighty Greens

Brandy Brooks Community Markets

Mighty Greens is a youth-led garden-based entrepreneurship program. They are a cooperative of young people (ages 15-18) that uses school gardens and greenhouses as spaces to learn how to care for edible and native plants while growing a food business. Their cooperative members are primarily students from Eastern Senior High School, Cardozo High School and the University of the District of Columbia. They make a variety of value-added …