Mimi Arnstein

Ag Institute Instructor

Ag Facilitator

In 2003, Mimi Arnstein founded Wellspring Farm, a five-acre certified organic, diversified vegetable farm serving 160 farm share members and wholesale accounts in central Vermont. Since then she has gone on to provide business consulting assistance to farms, has mentored beginner farmers, and has presented to the Vermont legislature, governmental organizations, trade associations, business development programs, and university classes. Mimi teaches about the personal trials and tribulations of starting and managing a small-scale farm. She has extensive expertise in greenhouse and field production, business planning, soil management, small-scale mechanization, record keeping, marketing and media relations, employee management, and alternative land leases.