Funding the future of farming

What We Do

Steward helps regenerative farmers secure the capital they need to grow their enterprise with tailored loans funded through our CrowdFarming investment model. Becoming a Steward Farm means you have everything you need to scale your business, from access to capital to expert support services and advice. Steward backing means joining a global network of sustainable farms on the front line of the fight for our food system.

Our goal is to create and nurture mutually beneficial relationships between passionate farmers and responsible investors in order to rebuild sustainable agriculture around the world.

Planting the Seeds of Investment

Why choose Steward

Flexible funding

We customize each loan to your farm business's needs. This makes it easier for you to expand and increase your profitability.

Values

We share your values, and will never compromise on ecology nor community.

Network

Join a network of farmers from around the world and tap into their collective knowledge and experience.

Steward supports farmers practicing sustainable and regenerative agriculture. This includes those who produce or raise food or fiber for direct sale.

What We Fund

Regenerative - farming practices that increase biodiversity, enrich soils, improve watershed health, sequester more carbon than they release, and enhance ecosystem services.

Sustainable - farming approaches that sustain farmers, resources, and communities.

Appropriate - farming approaches that are fitting for a specific community, location, or operation.

Equitable - farming systems and businesses that support marginalized groups and empower underserved communities.

Planting the Seeds of Investment

Become a Steward Farmer

Join a growing community of sustainable farmers accessing the capital and expertise they need to flourish.

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