Straw Hat Farms, Raleigh, NC
Clifford Sutton is modifying his current planter into a precision planter. This new system will allow him to plant more efficiently and plant the correct rate based on soil type and production zones. This equipment will allow the small farm to quickly plant seeds and capitalize on optimal planting windows to get crop in the ground.
Bio: Straw Hat Farms is a fourth generation row crop farm. Family owned and operated we focus on sustainable production practices that reduce inputs and maximize profits. With the 5th generation in the education transfer stage we are focuses on diversifying crop selection to ensure that the next generation may have a well balanced company.