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Frances

Volunteer Spotlight – Frances H.

Frances H. has volunteered at The Wild Ramp for over two years. She is a native West Virginian who moved to Huntington to attend Marshall University. She retired from Marshall two years ago and spends […]

Barney of Twin Maples

Wild Ramp Values – Twin Maples Farm

Barney and Annette have been supporters of The Wild Ramp since before its inception. In addition to being producers, Annette is also one of our volunteer bloggers. You can view her posts here.

Rows of Lettuces

Silly Me, Smart me

I did something silly at my age. I took a part time temp job, helping at a farm. The farmer looked at me and asked me if I knew it was hard work. Oh, yes, I […]

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Four Seasons Farm

Four Seasons Farm

Martin Schaffer of Four Seasons Farm in Leon came to West Virginia by a longer route than most of the Producers for the Wild Ramp. Born and raised in Czechoslovakia he studied animal science, not […]

Baler

Summertime @Twin Maples Farm

Once the sun breaks over the eastern ridgeline, the cacophony of a living barnyard begins its hectic and busy day. No sleeping in with roosters crowing, pigs grunting, cows mooing and even the quieter residents […]

Swann Ridge Bison

Swann Ridge Bison Farm

Deep in the Eastern Cabell County, West Virginia, a herd of bison roams the hills. They call to one another with deep grunts, and their footfalls echo as they gallop away from the eyes of curious […]

Paul's Rowdy Acres

The Legacy of Heritage

For thousands of years farmers around the world raised livestock and crops that fit their ecosystem. As the scientific community began to provide the means for larger and larger corporate farms to produce a more consistent product,  thousands […]

Killer Bee Honey

Killer Bee Man

Visiting an apiary is fun if you are with Paul Carbonneau of Killer Bees. He eliminated the fear factor of being stung by suiting us up with a long sleeved jacket and hood with face screen. […]