Green Heffa Farms is a social equity farm that grows boutique quality superior quality medicinal plants.
We seek to expand working with our local and global community to expand market opportunities for underserved and underrepresented farmers with a specific focus on Black women farmers.
We are dedicated to increasing and supporting Black women growers and farmers, boosting our agricultural sector; contributing to inclusion in the industry which will result in the overall health and wealth of our communities and our planet.
4E SOLUTIONS APPROACH
By focusing on the 4Es™ principle of Economic mpowerment, Equity, Environment and Education, GHF will increase the number of social conscious farmers and entrepreneurs.
We seek to provide an innovative network and capacity building efforts that connects farmers to resources and enables them to streamline farm operations and prioritize growing boutique quality crops in a sustainable manner. We want to provide jobs to the local communities and give back philanthropically into programs and projects that benefit the underserved and underrepresented.
We seek to help maintain current minority landownership, increase equity and inclusion in agribusiness, with a focus on medicinal plants and specialty crops grown for the natural beauty and health industries.
We will provide specialized educational training and opportunities to build capacity of small farmers and community organizations.
We will encourage farmers to use best ecological practices to protect soil health, maintain crop yields and increase arm profitability. By having a model farm, farmers are able to see firsthand how environmental stewardship can benefit a farm's bottom line.