A legacy of sustainable farming, public service and a willingness to adapt
By ML Ball
Photographed by Steven Steele Cawman
There is tremendous value in knowing where you come from and where you’re going. Josh Morgenthau is certain of both.
Representing the third generation of Morgenthaus who have been passionate about the land and growing top-quality crops, and the fourth generation of Morgenthaus who have been just as passionate about serving the public good, Josh is the current owner/operator of Fishkill Farms, carrying on the family legacy while skillfully guiding it into the future, ready for today’s and tomorrow’s agricultural challenges. And like those previous generations, he too believes we’re here to make a difference in the world.
“The family legacy for me is about public service and about trying to do something you’re going to be good at but that benefits the most people,” Josh said recently.
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