OMG! Less than 1000 bucks to go & just under 2 hours....
We're so close! We've got until 11:59pm! Can we do it?? Here's hoping.
May I suggest posting to Facebook or Twitter? Making or increasing a pledge? Running out into the... Read more
Krista interviewed on Animal Wise Radio
For a unique perspective on the work of Backyard Harvest, check out the interview that I just did with a local radio show called Animal Wise Radio. You can listen... Read more
fresh vegetables for food shelves
Your pledge can help us keep producing fresh food for food shelves! In this photo, Katie Dudzik & Kari Neathery of the Powderhorn Park Neighborhood Association pose with a food... Read more
the final push
Hey backers & soon-to-be-backers,
Well, we now have just 8 days & have yet to meet our goal. Now is the time for the BIG final push to coax a... Read more
Success story: The Weavers grow it for themselves
When I first met in Anne Weaver in the spring of 2009, she was just starting on her urban homesteading journey. We sat down at her dining room table with... Read more
the season so far
2010 has been a great growing year for us. For one thing, the weather has been top notch with cycles of rain, sun & heat producing vigorous gardens & lots... Read more
new reward added!
We just added a new reward thanks to the fine folks at PlantJotter.com. For a pledge of $100 or more, you get a subscription to our e-news, some garden art,... Read more
a featured garden
A few weeks ago, I got the chance to visit the Hernandez family garden. Although the family loves to cook, they had never been successful growing their own food. Enter,... Read more
Moving Towards Healthier Eating
As the line for food was winding down last night at Rivertown Commons' (140 unit affordable housing community in St. Paul) National Night Out, cooking coach and nutrition educator Tracey... Read more
satisfying curiosity as well as hunger
Farmer Dina says:
"Here is the first zucchini harvest at Rivertown Commons on July 15. These two girls pop in and have helped me plant, harvest, and are always asking... Read more
another great article about Backyard Harvest!
From TakePart.com's Hungry for Change blog, the official blog of the movie Food, Inc.:
Plenty of green thumbs in the world are eager to don Carhartts and gardening gloves... Read more
Just who IS the charming farmer in the photo?
Why, that is none other than the talented Stefan Meyer! Stefan started as one of our first farmers last year & has pioneered a Production Manager role with Backyard Harvest... Read more
Associated Press article
Backyard Harvest was recently featured in an Associate Press article. Cool! Check it out: http://abcnews.go.com/Entertainment/wireStory...
first backer already!
We've got our first backer after mere minutes of posting. Yay! Thanks, Julieann, for getting the ball rolling!