Good Root Growers has been a family business in Prairie Farm, WI since 2013. Owner Sue Gerlach is a native to Northwest Wisconsin. In addition to running the greenhouse, she serves as a board member and consultant to agricultural and non profit organizations. Sue currently works with Farmer to Farmer as operations manager for their certified organic coffee business. This local grassroots non profit fosters cross-cultural understanding and agriculture within Honduras and Guatemala.
Sue is also proud to be involved with:
- Hay River Transition Initiative a nationwide movement to create resilient rural areas through local sourcing and green education.
- Prairie Farm Playhouse a non-profit community theater committed to providing creative opportunities for families in Northwest Wisconsin.
Sue and her husband Allen live in Prairie Farm, Wisconsin where they enjoy foraging wild edibles such as mushrooms, hunt for turkey, game birds and deer, raise chickens and tap maple syrup from their land.
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