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Brent Preston

Brent Preston

Happy to have Brent Preston, a farmer from Ontario, to share his experience. Join him for the Beginner Farming School.

Brent Preston owns and operates The New Farm with his partner Gillian Flies. The New Farm is a certified organic family farm on the crest of the Niagara Escarpment near the village of Creemore, Ontario. They provide premium quality vegetables to fine restaurants and specialty retailers throughout southern Ontario and have raised over a million dollars to help make local, organic food more accessible in low-income communities through their partnership with Community Food Centres Canada and other good food organizations. Brent is the author of The New Farm: Our Ten Years on the Front Lines of the Good Food Revolution, published by Random House Canada.