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50 teens. 1/2 acre of land. 4 month growing season. 
1 awesome way to keep low-income youth busy, healthy and employed.
50 teens. 1/2 acre of land. 4 month growing season. 1 awesome way to keep low-income youth busy, healthy and employed.
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      Katrin Dougherty (deleted) on June 19, 2010

      I am so amazed by all of the support we have received. I am truly touched, inspired, and encouraged by your generosity. Thank you to everyone for your help and, most of all, thank you for believing in us and for believing in the kids. We won't disappoint you.
      Thank you so much everyone!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    2. Youth Farmers 2-time creator on June 19, 2010

      thanks Katie! We miss you! wish you could be here working on this project with us. : ) come farm with us sometime soon. XOXO the farmers.

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      Katie Gilman on June 17, 2010

      I'm so proud of all of you!!!! I love getting the updates. Hugs to all the farmers and coodinators!

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      Rita Kendrick on June 16, 2010

      Donald Langenberg, you are awesome. Your generous donation just gave our project a huge bump up into the next level of service and expansion. WOW. Your former classmate (RHS'65), staff and our young farmers are grateful! Thank you!

    5. Youth Farmers 2-time creator on June 15, 2010

      thanks Josh and Mandy!! if either of you happen into PDX, you can come visit the tomato or dill plant named after you(not strange at all, right?). Mesker, we'll just call yours "Nemesis". ; )

    6. Josh Mesker on June 15, 2010

      Yay! It appears the goal has been exceeded. :D

    7. Mandy Ellis on June 15, 2010

      I know its not much but you are doing amazing work! I'm so proud of you and your rockin framers! Maybe some day I will make it up there and see the ahhhmazing things you are doing in person!

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      Katrin Dougherty (deleted) on June 8, 2010

      Thank you Lynda for your support!!! We love you!

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      Katrin Dougherty (deleted) on June 4, 2010

      Thanks to R.B., N.B. and Bisrat for supporting the project!!!

    10. Youth Farmers 2-time creator on May 27, 2010

      Thanks guys!! We're excited to see your project develop too! Wish we could pack up the kids and take them all on a farming/biking expedition through Europe with y'all. : )

      *Hugs through the internet*

    11. Stephen, Jess & Christi on May 27, 2010

      you guys are awesome! if we ever ride west, i'll be sure to visit! have fun building your farm this summer! - jess (& christi & stephen)

    12. Youth Farmers 2-time creator on May 20, 2010

      jamie lynne thompson - you are helping with the efforts by being a backer! thank you! thank you!

    13. jamie lynne thompson on May 20, 2010

      this looks amazing! i wish i was close enough to help in the efforts!

    14. Rosalie [@Rosalieinc] on May 19, 2010

      Great Idea - Looking forward to checking out your blog and newsletter. Have fun!