Meet the farmers that supply the produce in your Fig box!
About Tucker Farms
Tucker Farms is located in Rome, Georgia. They do most of their business with restaurants that support a seed-to-table philosophy in the Atlanta and Chattanooga area. Tucker Farms specializes in lettuce varieties, greens, and herbs that the grow in their hydroponic greenhouse year-round. They also grow some seasonal garden vegetables.
Tucker Farms strives to “grow responsibly, treat the earth kindly, and provide [their] customers with safe, healthy, and delicious food.” They use sustainable growing methods to preserve the farm’s ecosystem.
The History of Tucker Farms
Craig Tucker and his wife Kikki own and run the farm. They are both from the Rome and Calhoun area. Craig began farming in 2007, after working in the Construction Management field. His wife Kikki joined the farm full-time in 2015. Starting out, Tucker rented farmland in Calhoun but eventually moved the farm to its permanent location in Rome.
Learn more about Tucker Farms at https://tuckerfarmsga.com.
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