Leader in Sustainable Development: John-Paul Maxfield
The Full Interview
One man’s trash is another an’s treasure. We’ve all heard this saying before, but John-Paul Maxfield is acting on it. At Waste Farmers, John-Pauls takes city food scraps that were once thrown away, and composts them into top-quality soil amendments for Denver growers.
About John-Paul Maxfield
John-Paul Maxfield is the Founder of Waste Farmers. He comes from a family of agricultural pioneers. His grandfather and personal hero was nominated as an “Agricultural Citizen of the Century” by the The University of Wyoming American Heritage Center (AHC). He was a genuine Wyoming rancher who taught him the value of hard work and a deep appreciation for the land.