OCAD Background and Cookbook
As of now, the OCAD Background and Cookbook have been emailed out to you wonderful backers! If you didn't receive either of these items, or have any further questions, please... Read more
Let's try get to 200 backers!
Folks, with two hours to go, we are at 190 backers. Let's see if we can get to 200!
We did it!!!
WE DID IT! You guys are the greatest! Our Kickstarter goal has been met, and we can't wait to put your contributions towards our shared vision for local food!... Read more
Thanks! (And take us to the next level!)
Thank you all for helping us reach our goal! We are all honoured. Now let's take this to the next level -- every extra dollar helps current and future member... Read more
Folks, we've upped the ante on our $750 reward level -- it now includes a private organic farming class with our farm manager Phil. Check it out.
Video, take two
Apparently something went awry with our initial attempt at attaching Dan's video. You can check it out by clicking here.
100 Backers for 100 Farmers! More Video!
We've hit a significant milestone -- 100 backers! Thanks to everyone for contributing and spreading the word. We are now about half way through our campaign and are ready to... Read more
Member Farmer Profile #3: Ada
Like most of us city dwellers, most of our member farmers do not have a family background in farming. Ada, featured below, is no exception. And she represents why your... Read more
Fresh City on Live Healthy Now w/ Bev Miller, tonight!
Just over an hour until Fresh City founder Ran Goel appears on Live Healthy Now with Bev Miller (Rogers channel 10 and 63 in Toronto)! Who's going to check in... Read more
Member Farmer Profile #2: Jason
So who are these member farmers anyhow? These people who change lives by farming for a living? We continue our series of profiles of member farmers with Jason:
"My name... Read more
Awesome New Rewards: Flowers & Seedlings
By popular demand, we have added two new reward levels. People keep asking us: we want more stuff from the earth. Something that is less "thingy" and more "planty". So,... Read more
Who Will Farm?
Our member farmer program provides opportunities for the young and young-at-heart to learn how to farm commercially. This is exceptionally important in today's context. There are simply not enough new... Read more
Eating Local in the Deep Freeze and Watch Out...
for our #farmthecity stickers around town over the next couple of weeks. And for some exciting new rewards.
With the onset of the deep freeze over the last couple... Read more
Fresh City in the News!
Great article about our dear assistant farm manager Connor in his hometown paper, the Sault Star. His are the kind of jobs that a viable city farm spins off. Take... Read more
Member Farmer Profile: Hugh
Over the course of the campaign, we want to introduce you to some of the remarkable folks your support will help. Returning for his second season with Fresh City is... Read more
Our campaign's first day has been grand. Thanks to those crucial early backers. For those of you wondering how our home base looks like, here's a neat picture taken by... Read more