Dept. of Ag Secretary Visits Cove Farm to See Apprenticeship Program in Action
November 24, 2021
Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding visited Clover Creek Cheese Cellar in rural Williamsburg on Nov. 17. Secretary Redding was there to celebrate National Apprentice Week and to meet with the Rice family, who owns the farm, and their Pasa apprentice Williams Benitez. David Rice and his wife Terry operate the cheese production facility as well as a dairy farm on the site. The milk from the farm is used for their cheeses and raw milk production.
David Rice is a Master Grazier with Pasa Sustainable Agriculture. Pasa is a Pennsylvania-based sustainable agriculture a...