Josh and Stephanie Bowman live in Staley which is located in the northeastern part of Randolph County.
Josh and Stephanie farm with Josh's father and younger brother on Rockin' B Farm. Together they raise a herd of sixty Santa Gertrudis cattle, 200 pasture raised hogs, a herd of sixty Katahdin sheep, and one hundred goats on 175 acres. The family also runs a contract poultry operation with 10 Broiler houses, producing 1.5 million pounds of processed meat every eight weeks.
Josh is a graduate of NC State Agriculture Institute with degrees in Livestock and Poultry Management, General Agriculture, Agriculture Business Management, Field Crop Technology, and Pest Management.
Stephanie is a Special Education teacher at Eastern Randolph High School in Randolph County, and graduated from Greensboro College with a Bachelor's Degree in Special Education.
Josh and Stephanie along with other family members sell their pastured raised pork, lamb and beef at the Piedmont Triad Farmer's Market in Greensboro, NC throughout the Spring, Summer and Fall months. Josh and Stephanie are actively assisting Eastern Randolph High School FFA and Agriculture department with the expansion the school's farm operation.
Together they enjoy traveling, attending NC State Football games, reading (that's Stephanie's favorite past time), and spending time with family and friends.