Bobby Whitescarver lives and farms with his wife Jeanne Hoffman, in America's legendary Shenandoah Valley. He is a National Soil Health Champion, founder and owner of Whitescarver Natural Resources Management LLC, and freelance writer. Bobby also teaches Natural Resources Management at James Madison University.
Bobby has been published in USA Today, Virginia Wildlife, Virginia Cattleman, Bay Journal, and many newspapers throughout the Bay watershed. He is a contributor at the Bay Journal News Service. Bobby's first place, Outstanding Blog, chosen by the Virginia Outdoor Writers Association can be found at www.gettingmoreontheground.com.
When not working, he loves planting trees, birding, sailing, and helping people understand the natural world. His favorite Bay spot is the Middle River that flows through their farm. Bobby and Jeanne are proud that their farm produces all natural beef and clean water.
April 5, 2018
(Swoope, VA)—"It's February and I've still got grass!" Scott Miller exclaimed.
March 21, 2018
(Berryville, VA)—Forrest Pritchard's life changed in 1996 when he became "farmer in chief" of his family farm.
February 6, 2018
Widowed with five children, Marli Hickin wondered what do with the family farm.
December 5, 2017
The newborn calf was in trouble. It was born on a steep hillside, and every time the calf would try to get up his mother would nudge him and knock him down.
December 21, 2016
Ever since George and Ruth Coyner fenced their cows out of the streams on their farm in 2005, they've seen great benefits for their herd.
June 22, 2016
On his first week on the job as a veterinarian back in 1993, Scott Nordstrom treated a case that would stick with him the rest of his life.