About IFF

We are located on a 88 acre farm located in rural Culpeper County,  Virginia on land that gently slopes to wooded acreage with a beautiful stream running through it. 

Farm School (LoSU)

Land & Ocean Conservation In Agricultural Lifestyles for a Sustainable, Traceable, & Environmentally Wise Universe (LSU)

Farm-based high school,  STEM summer camps & workshops!

Independence Farm Goats

Independence Farm Goats is a market & dairy goat operation run by our daughter. The farm currently has a 21 goats including 14 pregnant dairy, boer, and boer cross does.

Competitive Trail Rides

Some of the best fun we’ve had on the farm have been our hosted ACTHA competitive trail rides.

"The greatest fine art of the future will be the making of a comforatable living from a small piece of land. – Abraham Lincoln"

Homeschool Blog

Our lastest stories...

Nov 14, 2015

Small Farm Outreach Family Conference

Eryn, Thomas and I just came back from the Small Farm Family Conference loaded with great memories, awesome connections and lots of great ideas and inspiration for farming.

Dec 11, 2014

Making Movies…

Thomas and I are starting another learning adventure to go along with our Indiana Jones Archeology! We have added movie making to our repertoire and are embarking on our first series. I use “our” lightly as this is all Thomas’ doing and I am merely a guide and facilitator in this process.

Dec 8, 2013

“My First Adventure”

Thomas and I started our epic Indy journey today, streaming the first episode of the first season of the educational series “The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles” from Netflix.


Farm Blog

Farm happenings...

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