Alexis Koefoed

Alexis and her partner Eric run Soul Food Farm, a 55-acre chicken and egg farm in Vacaville, CA. They started the farm around 2004 with their daughters Emma and Morgan, and their son Justin. For more about their history and philosophy, see their website.

  • Pasture-raised or organic: Why we can’t do both

    Chickens roaming free at Soul Food Farm.Photo: Christy McDonaldMy partner and I raise chickens for meat and eggs on 55 acres — a small farm by today’s standards. Along the way, I’ve had to make many tough decisions, be inventive, develop …