Sara Hewitt
Sara Hewitt

Sara Hewitt

Kilkenny, MN

5th generation farmer, wife and mother

My husband and I farm 625 acres along with raising beef cattle and honey bees in southern Minnesota. We also have a few laying hens for fun and fresh eggs. We farm land that has been in my family for over 100 years. We love raising our two kiddos out on the farm.  Last year, we started custom raising beef cattle for direct to consumer marketing! We are so excited to connect friends, family and hopefully new friends to our farm.

My husband and I run our farm together.

Baking, Writing, Photography, Blogging, Reading, Hiking

I want to share that we are still family farms that truly care about the product we raise. We care about what our customers choose because it affects our livelihood, and we want to have conversations about how food is grown, and why advancements in technology and innovations are so important to our farm.

My husband and I continue to farm land that has been in my family for over a century now. I love that we are giving our children the opportunity to grow up the way we were raised, learning to care for the land and animals.

We are CommonGround

Meet the volunteers

Carolyn Olson
Meet Carolyn Olson

Carolyn Olson Cottonwood, MN

Rachel Gray
Meet Rachel Gray

Rachel Gray Blackduck, MN

Megan Sukalski
Meet Megan Sukalski

Megan Sukalski Fairmont, MN

Kristie Swenson
Meet Kristie Swenson

Kristie Swenson Alpha, MN

Wanda Patsche
Meet Wanda Patsche

Wanda Patsche Welcome, MN

Sarah Kern
Meet Sarah Kern

Sarah Kern Eden Valley, MN

Sara Hewitt
Meet Sara Hewitt

Sara Hewitt Kilkenny, MN

Sara Roubinek
Meet Sara Roubinek

Sara Roubinek Pine City, MN

Rachael Korman
Meet Rachael Korman

Rachael Korman Alden, MN

Natasha Mortenson
Meet Natasha Mortenson

Natasha Mortenson Danvers, MN

Melissa Pietig
Meet Melissa Pietig

Melissa Pietig Sleepy Eye, MN

Marytina Lawrence
Meet Marytina Lawrence

Marytina Lawrence Princeton, MN

Lori Patnode
Meet Lori Patnode

Lori Patnode Corcoran, MN

Lois Rydeen
Meet Lois Rydeen

Lois Rydeen Clearbrook, MN

Lisa Lacey
Meet Lisa Lacey

Lisa Lacey Campbell, MN

Lauren Biegler
Meet Lauren Biegler

Lauren Biegler Lake Wilson, MN

Krista Willis
Meet Krista Willis

Krista Willis Willmar, MN

Katie Brenny
Meet Katie Brenny

Katie Brenny Mazeppa, MN

Karen Larson
Meet Karen Larson

Karen Larson Evansville, MN

Jocelyn Hicks
Meet Jocelyn Hicks

Jocelyn Hicks Rice, MN

Jill Traut
Meet Jill Traut

Jill Traut Cold Spring, MN

Jenifer Goblish
Meet Jenifer Goblish

Jenifer Goblish Vesta, MN

Gail Donkers
Meet Gail Donkers

Gail Donkers Faribault, MN

Emily Beougher
Meet Emily Beougher

Emily Beougher Zumbrota, MN

Debra Johnson
Meet Debra Johnson

Debra Johnson Evansville, MN

Carol Davis
Meet Carol Davis

Carol Davis Albert Lea, MN

Bekah Gustafson
Meet Bekah Gustafson

Bekah Gustafson Dresser, WI

Barb Liebenstein
Meet Barb Liebenstein

Barb Liebenstein Dundas, MN

Ashley Schmeling
Meet Ashley Schmeling

Ashley Schmeling Blooming Prairie, MN

Arlene Jones-Swenson
Meet Arlene Jones-Swenson

Arlene Jones-Swenson Scandia, MN

Angela Guentzel
Meet Angela Guentzel

Angela Guentzel Kasota, MN

Amy Amberg
Meet Amy Amberg

Amy Amberg Bird Island, MN