Nicole Owens is the owner/farmer of Durham Greens farm in Durham, North Carolina. Durham Greens is committed to producing high quality Greens, fruits and vegetables in an environmentally responsible sustainable way using organic practices and permaculture methods. Nicole has been a small scale farmer in California, Michigan and for the past four years North Carolina. Nicole is passionate about seed saving and food preservation. Nicole helped found Durham’s Downtown Library seed bank. Durham Greens is actively partnering with the Durham Detention Center and Durham Public School System to bring nutritious food to all of Durham. Nicole is also in the process of writing her first homesteading cookbook.