Ragan Sutterfield

Ragan Sutterfield is a writer and farmer in Arkansas, a Christian who is committed to sustainable farming as a form of discipleship. Ragan is the author of our twelfth pamphlet, God’s Grandeur: The Church in the Economy of Creation and of Farming as a Spiritual Discipline. He has written on food, the environment, and culture for a variety of publications including Gourmet, Men’s Journal, Paste, Books & Culture, Fast Company, and Spin. Ragan has six years of sustainable farming experience, and is currently working with two partners to develop a farm at a public middle school and high school for troubled youth. Check out his personal blog, titled “Agrarian Notebook.” He also has a homepage with links to his published writing, including a piece on Wendell Berry. (Jan. 2009)