Introducing Sparkplug Farm of Vinalhaven Island, ME

Sara John Vinalhaven Sparkplug Farm

Farmers John Wright and Sara Hodges
Courtesy of Sparkplug Farm

Sparkplug Farm is a 30-acre diversified vegetable farm on Vinalhaven Island, located off the coast of Maine. Farmers Sara Hodges and John Wright began the farm in 2012 after earning Bachelors degrees from Warren Wilson College and apprenticing through the Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association (MOFGA). John and Sara currently hold a five year lease on 30 acres with 5 acres currently in production. They follow organic practices, but are not certified as such.