Josh is farming 300 acres consisting of vegetables, fruit, malting barley, pastured livestock, and 3 acres of flax for long line linen. The farm has a 350 member CSA (community shared agriculture) and sells products to local farmer markets and grocery stores. The farm has diversified into flax production to create new products and to provide new opportunities for the local agricultural sector. Josh is farming with his partner Patricia and a 35 member farm team. Josh and Patricia have three children Izaak (16), Lily (12) and Frank (11) and an incredibly supportive family network living nearby. Josh is a graduate of the Nova Scotia Agricultural College and is active in the local organic and horticultural agricultural organizations. Josh is a 2018 Nuffield Scholar.