Don Lareau

Chair / Zephyros Farm and Garden

Don, with his wife Daphne Yannakakis own and operate Zephyros Farm and Garden, a certified organic vegetable and cut flower farm. They sell their products at local farmers markets and through their CSA. Living, raising kids and farming in western Colorado with the Rockies as a backdrop is a passion for Don. Don has been the president of the board of the Valley Organic Growers Association, and has designed irrigation systems for the local Conservation District and the NRCS. Zephyros has also been involved in on farm research through WSARE, and the Specialty Crops program. Don holds a BS in Biology from Lewis and Clark College.