Erica Fitzpatrick Peabody and the Fitzpatrick/Peabody Farm
Posted By Diane
Left to right in the photo are Houlton Rotary club President Matthew Nightingale, Erica Fitzpatrick Peabody of Fitzpatrick/Peabody Farm and Rotarian Fred Grant. Peabody shared her new work on the farm and the efforts she and her father Francis are taking to improve soil quality and potato storage improvements. Peabody is married to Barrett Peabody and they have three children. Peabody has an undergraduate degree in horticulture and a master’s degree in plant pathology. She worked at McCain’s for a dozen years as a n agronomist before joining her father on the family farm this year.