Bertrand Farm Programming is supported throughout the community by the generous donations of community members, philanthropic organizations and competitive grant awards. We would like to acknowledge our most recent support:
Bertrand Farm is one of 10 farms that were selected across the U.S to improve sustainable agriculture thanks to a grant from @TheFruitguysCommunityFund.
Learn more: http://fruitguyscommunityfund.org/grow-good-2017-grants-awarded/
Granger Sunrise Rotary Club – Bertrand Farm, Inc. was a proud recipient of a community grant award in 2013.
1st Source Bank – Bertrand Farm was a recipient of the “150 Years, 150 Cheers” Award in 2013.
SARE – Sustainable Agriculture and Research Education Grant. “SARE’s mission is to advance—to the whole of American agriculture—innovations that improve profitability, stewardship and quality of life by investing in ground-breaking research and education” Theri Niemier, farmer, received a SARE grant in 2012 to further develop internship curriculum for the small farm model. In 2014 this curriculmn will be made available to the public through Bertrand Farm and SARE’s on-line web site.
The following community members generously supported our Follow the Feast Project in 2013:
Melanie and Chris Lis/Turner; Simone & Jezabel
Lisa and Randy Mitchell
Philip Liss and Family
Cathy Stein and Family
Liz Cicchilli, Rob, Grace & Ellie Buono
Kevin O’Brien & Jerry Capel
Rachel Ellis and Family
Lynn & Allen Turner
Kate Sirkin and Family