May 18, 2017
An eight-acre field of grass that was in need of constant mowing has been transformed into the idyllic Matthews Farm, just steps outside of the Matthews Winery in Woodinville, and is the host for the winery’s growing farm-share program.
The Otis family, owners of Matthews Winery and Farm, planted the first seeds for the farm a couple years ago as a way to expand the offerings of the winery. Woodinville has become a popular Pacific Northwest wine destination, but its history is also steeped in agriculture throughout the Woodinville Valley. Opening a small-scale farm seemed like the perfect way to pay homage to Woodinville’s past, and could bring further traffic to the winery, said part-owner Bryan Otis. So, they hired Alex Meizlish to oversee the farm, and it’s been wildly successful.>>>Read entire article on 425 Magazine