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2013 Georgia Farmer of the Year – A Westfield Customer!

We are very pleased to announce that Mr. Will Harris from Bluffton, Ga. has been named the Georgia Farmer of the Year!  He is the owner of White Oak Pastures, a large organic farm in that provides high-quality natural meat products to upscale grocery stores and restaurants.

Mr. Harris has been farming for over 35 years and currently operates a farm that includes:

  • 700 beef cows
  • 400 ewes in his sheep operation
  • 50 nannies in the goat herd
  • 30 sows in the hog herd
  • 150 doe rabbits
  • 300,000 chickens are raised annually
  • 3,000 geese and ducks
  • 5,000 turkeys and 5,000 guinea fowl

Our hearty congratulations to Mr. Harris and his operation for this recognition and award!  He will now go on to compete with 9 other finalists for the overall winner of the 2013 Swisher Sweets/Sunbelt Expo Southeastern Farmer of the Year.

To read more about White Oak Pastures and its unique business model, please click on the story below: http://growinggeorgia.com/features/2013/07/will-harris-named-2013-georgia-farmer-year/

Here is a link to his site with more information about his business: http://whiteoakpastures.com/

White Oak Pastures is insured through Brad Clenney, AAI, from Clenney Insurance of Blakely, Inc.

Their address is:

8 Liberty Street
P.O. Box 190
Blakely, Ga. 39823
Phone: 229-723-0880
Fax: 229-723-2080

 

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