Dr. Dorn Cox serves as research director and OpenTEAM project lead (Open Technology Ecosystem for Agricultural Management) at Wolfe’s Neck Center for Agriculture & the Environment, a pioneer and leader in regenerative agriculture, a nonprofit research and education center, and a working 600 acre organic dairy diversified farm on the coast of Maine.
Dorn, his wife, and two sons also manage his family’s 300-acre certified organic farm in New Hampshire. As a co-founder of the FarmOS software platform, the GOAT (Gathering for Open Ag Tech) and Farm Hack community, he is passionate about sharing open source agricultural tools, ideas information and inspiration to accelerate innovation and quantify environmental services from regenerative agriculture. In 2018 his work as a NACD Soil Health Champion was recognized with the inaugural Hugh Hammond Bennett award and in 2019 Dorn was awarded the Food Shot Global Ground Breaker prize.
He has a PhD from the University of New Hampshire in Natural Resources and Earth Systems Science.
- Website: OpenTEAM project