We’ll help you with the resources and clarity you need so your farm can grow AND you can enjoy your life and family.

With the Thriving Farmer framework, you can confidently grow your farm without wasting money on unneeded resources or feeling stuck.

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Michael Kilpatrick

Your Guide

Growing Farmers is led by Michael Kilpatrick, a farmer, educator, and inventor who lives in Ohio. He is the host of the top rated Thriving Farmer Podcast and Thriving Farmer Summit series which has been viewed by over 50,000 farmers. He has managed large farms and businesses, consulted for industry experts around the world, and spoken at dozens of conferences. Michael believes that anyone can farm by following the simple business and management skills that he teaches in the Small Farm University, our community for thriving farmers.

Growing Farmers

“SFU is one of the best investments we've made for our farm. I can't imagine doing what we do without the support and guidance we have received... Especially this year!”

Providence Hill Farm

Growing Farmers

“I am really excited to be a part of this. I had no intention of signing up, but your free webinar sold me- on an annual membership! ”

Kindred Oaks Farm

Growing Farmers

“Thank you so much, Michael. Brandt and I repeatedly tell each other how thankful we are that we have you and Small Farm U. It makes a world of difference just on our stress alone knowing we have solid mentors to reach out to.”

The Sage Garden

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