The Impact blog

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FARMER PROFILE // J&L GREEN FARM

J&L Green Farm in Edinburg, VA is a longstanding 4P Foods partner, providing forested pork, 100% grass-fed beef products, and more for our Protein Bags. Head farmer Jordan Green was born in upstate New York, where he grew up on a private...

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FARMER PROFILE // SOUTH MOUNTAIN CREAMERY

Back in the old days, the "milkman" would deliver fresh milk to neighborhood doorsteps. Through our recent partnership with South Mountain Creamery in Middletown, MD, 4P Foods is proud to bring that nostalgic tradition to our community members with...

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FARMER PROFILE // NEW DAY FARMS™

New Day Enterprises, PBC, operating under the brand of New Day Farms™, is a Microgreens farm in Bealeton, VA and a Public Benefit Corporation. New Day is driven to restoring our food systems and fostering good health with their Certified Organic,...

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FARMER PROFILE // E3 RANCH

As a company, 4P Foods is local-focused and we prioritize our local farm partners first. However, our local beef farmers are currently experiencing unprecedented demand due to the pandemic, and partnerships with small-scale, sustainable family farms...

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GOOD PHYTE FOODS // ARTISAN PARTNER PROFILE

Good Phyte Foods was founded in 2016 by Stacy Miller. A mother of two boys, she discovered that so many of the so-called "healthy snacks" out there are in fact over-processed and not what they claim to be. As an avid 4P Foods supporter,  Stacy...

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POLYFACE FARM // FARMER PROFILE

Polyface Farm is a major presence in the community, and self-proclaimed "lunatic farmer" Joel Salatin is a figurehead in the sustainable food and regenerative agriculture movements. His farm in Augusta County has inspired countless other new,...

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PAPA WEAVER’S PORK // FARMER PROFILE

Papa Weaver’s Pork is a family-owned and operated business in Madison County, Virginia, owned by Tina and Tom Weaver. The farm has been in their family for seven generations, throughout which time pigs have always been a staple. They have spent...

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YODERS’ FARM // FARMER PROFILE

The Yoder family has been farming in Campbell County, VA, since the 1950s. Traditionally managing a combination of a large dairy herd and diversified vegetables, Delvin and Barbara Yoder sold their herd in the 1990s to focus on greenhouse growing...

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WITMER FARM // FARMER PROFILE

Brian Witmer grew up on a commercial vegetable farm in Ohio. The youngest of 10 children, their summers were spent harvesting acres and acres of corn and green beans. While most of his siblings have moved on to careers outside farming, his father...

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WILLIE MAE FARMS // FARMER PROFILE

Willie Mae Farms in York County has been a Local Food Hub partner farm since 2012. Farmer Mike Combs produces beautiful sweet potatoes. We are proud to partner with Local Food Hub to connect small family farmers in Virginia to 4P FOODS...

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