Milkweed Tussock Tubers is run by an amazing team with a diverse skill set. We want to share and learn with you. Book Catherine, the lead farmer, for a class, tour or interview. With 28 years of on-farm learning and 15 years' experience teaching, she can offer thought-provoking presentations on the following subjects:
Soil Building and Composting
Farming as Female in a Patriarchal Society
Small Livestock Raising and Care
Organic, Carbon-based and Regenerative Agriculture
Queer Farming and Ecology
Potato Growing in Cold Climates
Soil Arts and Land-Based Learning
Growing Roots Through Land-Based Listening
we regret that at this time, we can give lectures only in english. we are open to speaking with an interpreter present. we also apologize, but are unable to use american sign language. again, we are happy to work alongside an interpreter, or with captions.
Classes, Lectures and Workshops
Request us for classes, workshops, guest lectures and other events. We are happy to speak and teach virtually or in-person; we will travel locally (within 100 miles) if you need.
Bring a class, group or yourself for a tour of the farm operation. We can tailor the discussions and demonstrations to your unique learning goals.
Media and Publications
Request us for interviews, radio shows, podcasts, and other media. We are currently equipped to do over-the-phone and online interviews; we will also travel locally (within 50 miles) if you need.