Dean Schwebach breaks up the soil of crops Thursday morning at Schwebach farms in Moriarty. The Schwebachs have lived on their farm for 16 years, but the farm has been in the family for 50 years. The farm has recently acquired a Community Supported Agriculture model, or CSA, that allows members of the community to invest in a local farm by paying for a share of the season’s harvest in advance.
Addie Schwebach, 9, attempts to wrangle a chicken Thursday morning at Shewbach farm in Moriarty, New Mexico.
Freddie Bennett strings up some tomatoes early Thursday morning. Bennett has worked at Schwebach farms for 9 years.
Ivellise Schwebach looks through recently picked tomatoes from the farm in their family kitchen.
Work attire aligns the wall early Thursday morning at Schwebach farm. The farm not only employs regular staff but also receives help from frequent volunteers and their families.