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Caprock Berry Farms: The Higher the Risk, the Sweeter the Reward.

By Hattie Robb With its freezing winters and dusty springs, one can easily assume the Llano Estacado region is only suitable for growing cotton and raising cattle. However, a young couple disproves that theory with their first-generation strawberry farm in Lubbock, Texas. I met with Dakota Keyser, the founder of Caprock Berry Farms, to discuss … Continued

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Local Producer Series: Freanna Original Yoghurt

  This week, we’re continuing our in-depth look into farmers, vendors and more of the Llano Estacado region. In this edition, Freanna Original Yoghurt, a family-owned dairy farm and yoghurt production company. Karla van der Ploeg, the proprietor of Freanna Original Yoghurt, and her family have been in the dairy business for seven or eight generations … Continued

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