Farming and agriculture have been synonymous with north central Washington since homesteading began in the late 1800s. Many families farms and businesses flourished in those early days, with many still continuing to this day. One of those families is the Mathisons. They’ve been farming in the Wenatchee Valley for over 120 years.
Kyle Mathison is now Stemilt Grower’s co-owner and was chosen as the 2013 Organic Farmer of the Year. Since winning that prestigious title, Kyle spoke with us about organic farming, and what it means to be a fourth generation farmer on Stemilt Hill in Wenatchee.
60 year old Kyle Mathison, a fourth generation farmer, shared his story with Dan Longogger of KOHO Radio, KOZI’s sister station…"CLICK HERE" for Audio