Charlotte Swancy operates Riverview Farms in Ranger, Georgia, with her husband and his family. In this interview, Charlotte tells Suzanne Welander how her and her husband ended up becoming organic farmers and also shares the story of how she started distributing fresh produce to Suzanne’s neighborhood in Grant Park.
Recorded at the 2013 Georgia Organics Conference in Atlanta, Ga. Produced by Stephannie Stokes with interviews recorded by StoryCorps, a national non-profit whose mission is to provide Americans of all backgrounds and beliefs with the opportunity to record, share, and preserve the stories of our lives. www.storycorps.org. All StoryCorps interviews, including this one, are archived at the Library of Congress’ American Folk Life Center.