Jack operates the John Deere which runs on biodiesel produced on site at Piedmont Biofuels. Doug shows some of the plants he grows for seed as part of his seed-saving research.
This is the vermicomposting greenhouse. Amanda Sand is the resident worm wrangler, feeding the worms food and paper waste from local businesses. The resulting vermicompost – also known as “black gold” – will be sold to lucky gardeners. Doug’s transplants sit out front, awaiting their final destination in the fields.