Backyard Farm Reaching Out…..

Many of you have been to Backyard Farm Chef’s Table for a private culinary experience, or joined us to celebrate food and wine culture at a local winery event, or have supported our endeavours through partnership or simply shown interest in what we are doing at the farm. This interest and support has helped our humble business and team enjoy successes that have far exceeded our loftiest expectations. Although this interest and support has certainly been a catalyst for our swift success, it is the contribution from the very first and talented apprentice Kyle Campbell that has proven to make the biggest impact on our business and family. Not only his ambition and talents have helped shape the future of Backyard Farm, but his positive attitude and personal approach to his craft have brought him into our lives as an employee, in which he quickly became a member of our family. Kyles help has played an instrumental role in helping me find balance in family life and business, and to say that I am grateful would be an understatement. He was witness to our family growing, and adds an element to our lives and business that few could rival. As I have enjoyed the last 2 years of being a father to our little girl Ainsley, less than a week ago, we got to share in the joy of parenthood with him, celebrating the birth of his son, Grayson. As if he needed it, yet another inspiration for him to continue to pursue his own success, was brought forward. With heavy hearts, I am reaching out to our friends in life and business, our peers and...