“I’ve always been easy going. There’s nothing I wouldn’t do to help you. That’s just the way I am”. Meet David Taylor, jack-of-all-trades and Employee of the Month at White Oak Pastures. Read on to get to know David and why he’s so special to our farm.
How did you get into your field of work?
I’ve done everything from rewiring the electronics on irrigation systems, to working on farm vehicles, hydraulic systems and programing computers. I’m just a farmer. If something broke down, you just fixed it.
I started farming with my dad when I was ten years. I went to college at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (ABAC), only to find out that they were teaching what I had been doing all my life. That’s when I decided to come back home and buy my own farm. I farmed for fifty years and had...