Meet Your Farmers




Katy has a passion for the outdoors, adventure, and living a healthy lifestyle. She has lived in Northern Colorado her entire life and loves anything that supports the local community. Katy also works at a local marketing firm in Fort Collins. If she is not marketing away or farming you can probably catch her rafting down some river!


Justin is also a Colorado native and was born in the small town of Georgetown before moving to Fort Collins in middle school. He loves the outdoors and oftentimes spends his weekends camping, rafting, or checking another 14er off of his hiking list.

Justin is the behind the scenes guy at the Artisan Gardens! He has been the one to put the watering system together, get the freezer working, and making sure everything is working smoothly for everyone else.



Dean grew up in a small farming community in eastern Colorado. As a child he worked with his grandfather on a small farm where they grew sugar beets, corn, and raised livestock, He later went on to study agriculture in college. After college he found his passion in the carpentry and woodworking industry. He now enjoys furniture and cabinet making along with vegetable farming. When Dean is not on the farm or woodworking you can catch him trail running, fly fishing, biking and most importantly spending time with his wife, Sheila



Oh Koda, what would we do without Koda! Since adopting Koda from a local shelter five years ago, he has spent almost every day on a farm! Some of Koda's favorite things to do are chasing bunnies, greeting every person who comes by the farm, and lounging around at the farm, soaking up the sun!