Meet Farmer John Moody – An Expert on Elderberries, Soils and More

UPDATE 9/1/20: Due to concerns of large events during the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2020 Fall Festival has been cancelled, including John Moody’s visit and hands-on classes at Lehman’s.


“I am not your typical farmer.” That’s the first thing John Moody says when he introduces himself.

In fact, Moody doesn’t consider himself typical in anything. The author of five books on the subject of farming and homesteading, Moody and his wife Jessica are determined to spread the news about the merits of real, honest food and the health benefits that result. (“One fun fact,” he adds. “I am a green belt in judo and performed multiple times in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.”) Continue reading