Sr. Remote Inspect

Five Acres Honey Farm

Owner: Tara Lynne Groth

Pittsboro, NC

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Application Date: 2020-12-08

Farming History

Your Name *
Tara Lynne Groth, Five Acres Honey Farm
Please check all that apply. *

For how many years have you managed or worked on a CNG-certified farm? *
How many years of experience total do you have managing a farming operation that’s managed according to CNG/organic principles (whether certified or not)? *
Please indicate the place/s where you have farmed, including farm name, town, state, and country. *
My apiary, Five Acres Honey Farm in Pittsboro, North Carolina (USA).

Types of Farming & Expertise

Please check the box corresponding to the types of operations with which you have at least three years of experience.

What type of training have you received in farming practices (on-farm and off-farm)? *
Completed 11-week beekeeping school (organized by our local county beekeeping chapter and ag extension office). Currently a certified beekeeper in our state's master beekeeper program (1 credit away from Journeyman certification).
Please briefly describe your experience with mentoring, training, or advising other farmers, if any.
Mainly casual mentorship for beekeeper friends.
What aspect of your farming operation are you most proud of? *
I love that our property grows every year. We regularly expand and add pollinator plants and trees.
What aspect of your farming operation are you most known for? (This could be a particular crop beloved by customers or an uncommon production method that other farmers would appreciate.) *
I'm not certain what I'm most known for. I get a lot of compliments on what I share about beekeeping on social media.
What do you appreciate about Certified Naturally Grown?
I appreciate Certified Naturally Grown's dedication to sustainability, advocacy for chemical-free practices, and the community it builds.
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