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NFL Player Leaves Field for Farming

NFL Player Leaves Field for Farming

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NFL Player Leaves Field for Farming

Former NFL Player Jason Brown left a $37M contract with the St. Louis Rams for another “field”–to serve God as a farmer.

Jason learned to farm with…YouTube videos!

You can learn more about First Fruit Farms here. A bit from Jason himself:

 In April 2012, I decided to step out on faith and walk away from my career in the NFL.  God revealed to me that he had something greater in store for me and that my family should move back to my home state of North Carolina and start a farm.  This really caught us by surprise because we knew nothing about farming.  Yet, out of obedience, we started looking for available farmland.  This is when Tay and I made a covenant with God and told Him that whatever place He blessed us with, we would name it FirstFruits Farm and that his people would receive the FirstFruits of whatever is produced from the land. (Read more….)

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