One of the most popular questions we’ve had lately is why “Two Sparrows Farm?” Names can be saturated with meaning and value…or, they can simply be just a name. As it turns out, naming a farm is a lot harder than it seems.
To begin this saga, I’ll have to recount our journey into the world of farm nomenclature. When we first set out to find our dream farm, we started to take note of what other farms were called. Some bore the normal run-of-the-mill family names: Johnson Family Farm, Jones Dairy, Jon Doe and Sons, and the usual list of uncreative farm names that rang of boredom and monotony. Generally, these farms were typical conventional farms – corn, soybeans, bankruptcy signs and the like. Clearly, we needed a name that set us apart. [Read more…]