Farm Name: Spirit Dance Farm
Year Farm Established: 2005
Location: La Veta, CO
Years I’ve been farming: 9 years
Animals I raise: Chickens, geese, horses
Crops I grow: We have a vineyard where we grow Leon Millot grapes, several heritage variaties of apples plus we grow and assortment of other produce that feeds us and supplies us with the necessary ingrdients to make wine.
Hobbies I enjoy: I enjoy spinning, weaving, crocheting, cooking and candy making and we both enjoy wine making.
Club/Associations memberships: Huerfano Beekeepers Association, Dales Pony Association of North American
The proudest moment on my farm: There have been several but I guess the biggest would be completing the chicken house two years ago built primarily from recycled lumber we salvaged from an old landmark restaurant in the area that had been torn down.
Pets: A Tibetan Mastiff, a standard poodle, a Cocker Spaniel, a Yorkshire terrier, 4 rescue cats, a blue-streaked lory and a bronze-winged pionus
Farm Motto: Use it up, wear it out, make do or do without.