Chessfrog Farms


"Chessfrog Farms uses 21st century technology & involves community in a socially conscious effort- S.P.R.O.U.T.:

S ynergistically exploit the beneficial relationships between people, plants, & resources to produce a greater outcome

P ermaculture farming relies on plant connections creating organic self-sufficiency; complimentary perennials are planted

R enewable processes designed to be self replicating, recycling & reuse is also practiced

O rchard fruit & grafted trees are for sales

U rban The farm is in Flint

T eaching shares our farming experience

Chessfrog Farms is run by married teacher & respiratory therapist who know that living well with others is better than surviving alone. Our principles include: think outside box, read between lines, process over product, organic organization, & actions are louder than words. Our themes include: creativity, respect, responsibility, metacognition, truth, justice, harmony, balance, order, reciprocity, propriety, & love."

Growing Practices

  • Integrated Pest Management
  • Permaculture


  • Cut Flowers
  • grafted trees
  • herbs and bees
  • Orchard fruits
  • Trees
  • Vegetables