40 Under 40, Class of 2021

Olivia Saunders


UNH Extension

Job Title

Field Specialist


As an Extension educator, Saunders focuses on small farm viability. She works directly with growers on environmental and social resiliency topics such as soil health, whole farm planning, climate change preparation and IPM. In addition to her extension work, she helps lead a grower-based nonprofit focused on collaborative marketing and community engagement in agriculture.

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May 2022 issue of Fruit Growers News

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