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Chelsea Graves, Dining Services Student Farm Manager, Interdisciplinary Studies Major, at Virginia Tech Kentland Farms

Kelly Crane

Abstract

Kelly served as the executive director for the West Virginia Farmers Market Association. She is a strong proponent of sustainable agriculture and developing a vibrant production supply to match the demand for local foods in West Virginia. She shares valuable lessons about food system development and community education from her experiences as co-founder and co-director of SAGE. Kelly looks forward to continuing the work and contributing to a secure food supply in West Virginia and the region.

Here is a link to Kelly’s full narrative: Kelly Crane

Keywords: beginning farmer, farmers market, partnerships, sustainable agriculture, vibrant farms, West Virginia

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