Abby: CEO & Co-founder
Abby loves creating digital tools that build ecology, profitability and beauty on farms around the wolrd – including this app and the podcast Farmerama Radio. She also helps run the farm in Chile with Tom.
Inti: CTO & Co-founder
Inti is excited about creating digital tools that are simple and easy to use on the farm.
Tom: Farmer & Co-founder
Tom is head farmer and runs their 12 ha farm in Chile (he is Abby’s dad).
Eliza: Community Development
Eliza grew up on the Groundswell farm, where she became fascinated with the natural world and how to preserve it. She studied Zoology to learn more about conservation, and is now focused on learning about regenerating soil and increasing on-farm biodiversity.
Erick’s connection with the ocean drove him to develop a passion for nature and the future of our planet. His goal is to have a meaningful impact which leaves a better world behind us. He studied AI at KU Leuven and worked for a small startup where he specialized on how to take advantage of AI to minimize carbon emissions. Erick’s focus has now shifted towards farming and how the use of technology in combination with regenerative practices can help preserve biodiversity and protect the environment.
Annie: Community Development
Annie is interested in how regenerative farming can help farm businesses become more resilient, including her own family’s mixed beef and arable farm.
The Vidacycle fellowship brings together farmers who are thinking differently and leading the way, those who have both supported and inspired us on our journey so far. Fellows represent our on-the-ground knowledge base, empowering themselves and others to take an ecological, profitable and beautiful approach to farming.
Peter & Henri Greig
Peter and Henri farm at Pipers Farm, where traditional, sustainable values have been handed down for generations. Pipers Farm currently works with 25 family farms to provide healthy food while farming in harmony with nature.
Chris is a member of the Forestry Team at Waddesdon Estate. Through his interest, knowledge and enthusiasm for regenerative land management, and using waste streams to improve soil, he has been instrumental in rebuilding and enhancing the potential of the soil’s fertility on the Estate.
Ian farms at Whittington Lodge Farm in the Cotswolds, an organic mixed farm of pedigree herefords, wildflower meadows, herbal leys and cereals. He believes a healthy farm starts with healthy soil.
Caroline Grindrod: Regenerative Agriculture Consultant
Caroline is a regenerative agriculture consultant and accredited professional in Holistic Management, with a background in hill farming and environmental conservation. She is the co-founder of Wilderculture, and uses a wide range of expertise to inform her consultancy.Find out more about Caroline
Nicole Masters: Regenerative Soil Educator
Nicole and her team at Integirty Soils are passionate about putting control back into farmers’ hands in regards to nutrients and soil, crop and animal management. The outcomes from adopting a ‘soils first’ approach have positive repercussions for both human and environmental health.Find out more about Nicole