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Taking Action to Support Farming the Right Way

The Farmer Focus business model gives farmers ownership and empowers them to make better choices for their animals, farms, and the environment….

Recognized by the VA DEQ for Pollution Prevention Efforts

Nov. 10, 2021 | Farmer Focus
We are thrilled to share with you a new chicken feather in our cap! For years, Farmer Focus has been working to reduce pollution produced by our farming and production practices. We learn more and more each day how connected living beings are to the land, and how important it is to protect the land […]

Start A New Thanksgiving Tradition With Farmer Focus

Nov. 8, 2021 | Farmer Focus
What is the star of your Thanksgiving meal? Mashed potatoes? Gravy? Cranberry sauce? What about chicken?   We get that Turkey is the traditional centerpiece next to stuffing, yams, green beans, and pumpkin pie, but we have a few reasons why going with an organic Farmer Focus whole chicken can do more than shake things up a bit this Thanksgiving:   Spend less time in the kitchen! With a […]

Empowering Family Farmers is our Business

Oct. 8, 2021 | Farmer Focus
On July 9th, the White House released a statement on a series of Executive Orders on Promoting Competition in the American Economy. The order specifically mentions farming competition and highlights the decline in the amount of each dollar spent on food that goes directly to farmers over the last decade.  At Farmer Focus our mission […]

Building A Culture of Sustainability: VDEQ Recognition

Sep. 8, 2021 | Farmer Focus
Farmer Focus has been recognized as a Sustainability Partner in the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality Program (DEQ)! If you’ve been following Farmer Focus, you know we mention “sustainability” often, but we realize that word can mean a lot of different things. Since the beginning, we have been pushing the limit on what it means […]

Farmer Focus as Sustainability Partner: the environment is our business

Sep. 8, 2021 | Farmer Focus
More news to celebrate! Farmer Focus has been approved as a Sustainability Partners participant in the Virginia Environmental Excellence Program (VEEP), and man, has it been a long time coming! After four years of steady improvements to our policies and practices, we’ve demonstrated environmental sustainability to a degree that deserves recognition, and we are just […]

Unpacking the Label

Jun. 10, 2021 | Farmer Focus
Now, more than ever, people want answers — where is their food coming from? And what kind of care is put into their food before it lands on the shelf?At Farmer Focus, we believe that customers should have these answers at their fingertips. That is why we provide free range and organic chicken that is […]

5 Ways YOU Can Help Farmers (and have fun, too!)

Jun. 7, 2021 | Farmer Focus
At Farmer Focus, our name says it all. We are on a mission to promote and protect generational family farms, and we take it pretty seriously ~ even in our individual daily routines! For National Farmers’ Day, we wanted to share some of the ways we really enjoy connecting with our farming community. Most family […]

An Open Letter From Our President

May. 1, 2021 | Farmer Focus
The Farmer Focus Way – The Right Way You hear a lot from Farmer Focus about the 60 farm families that raise our chicken. You don’t often hear about the more than 480 team members working to bring delicious chicken to your dinner table. Today, we want to celebrate the accomplishments of those team members […]

General Kitchen Safety for Kids

Jan. 2, 2021 | Farmer Focus
Cooking with your children is a valuable way to form a bond that can create memories for a lifetime. But any kitchen presents dangers to little helpers. These tips are good reminders to ensure you and your little ones have an enjoyable experience: Secure all knobs and handles. Install safety latches on all cabinets and […]