farming on generational land while applying natural practices

farming on generational land while applying natural practices

ABOUT

Our Land Legacy

ShyGuy LLC is a USDA-certified organic operation. Nicknamed after farmer Ashley Johnson’s parents, the third-generation farm grows specialty crops in Lee County, Georgia. The mostly forested property houses an organic watermelon patch and vegetable garden.

Our Harvest

ShyGuy’s heritage farmstead produces organic watermelons, squash, bell peppers, tomatoes and cucumbers sold to local Leesburg, Georgia, and area markets.

Advantage

Why Certified Organic?

You can trust that your . . .

Food

has no GMOs and is produced from natural ingredients

Farm

follows mechanical, physical and biological farming methods

Standard

goes through a rigorous inspection and certification process

AMOUNTS

Organic Data

A labeling term, organic indicates that the food or ag product has been processed and produced using approved methods that conserve biodiversity, promote ecological balance and contribute to cycling of resources.

$9B

Total sales of organics in 2019 reaches an all-time high

$2B

what organic farms reported in direct sales to food hubs, institutions, markets

5.5M

organic farming adds up to this number of acres

$475M

the apple is the U.S. top organic crop in sales

16,585

how many certified organic farms are across the nation

58%

the percentage of organic sales that came from crops in 2019 (led by veggies, fruits)

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