About The Grain Place
We seek to improve the life of the soil, as well as the people and creatures who live in relationship with it.
THE GRAIN PLACE FOUNDATION
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Our History Timeline
Members of the Vetter family purchased the farm which was to become The Grain Place, and Donald Vetter began to employ organic principles.
David Vetter Returns
After 15 years with a tenant farmer, David Vetter (Donald's son) to the farm and becomes one of the earliest farms to be certified organic.
The Grain Place Foods
In 1987 Donald and David incorporated Grain Place Foods as a separate business to process and market organic grains. it was
The Grain Place Foundation
Following the death of Donald Vetter, The Grain Place Foundation was established as a private operating educational and scientific foundation, and gained IRS 501(c)3 status.
Our Board of Directors
The Foundation Board directs the work of the Grain Place Foundation as we continue our decades-long legacy of commitment to the soil.
David VetterEx-Officio Board Member, CEO of Grain Place Foods
Jay VetterExecutive Director
Kathleen DelateProfessor of Organic Agriculture
Charles FrancisProfessor of Agronomy and Horticulture
A few our partners that help to keep The Grain Place a staple in organic farming.
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