About the Farmers
Hope Sippola & Shayne Zurilgen
Hope is originally from the great state of Michigan and worked for two years as the Garden Coordinator at the Harper School Harvest Project in Davis. Shayne is originally from Stockton and worked for five years with the Boggs Tract Community Farm while also teaching middle school science. Both are
2015 graduates of the California Farm Academy and have moved into farming full time together in the past year.
Their mission is to grow the highest quality food using sustainable practices and develop community where they farm. They believe that urban farms are powerful agents of change for the environment, the food system and the cities they service.