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BK Farmyards transforms idle land to farmyards providing access to fresh, local, organic food. In 2010, our farmers are starting a 1-acre farmyard.
246 backers pledged $13,192 to help bring this project to life.
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    Pledge $11 or more About $11

    MOVIE NIGHT! Admission for 1: March 25, 7pm in Brooklyn
    Share a night with us celebrating the urban agriculture movement, featuring Garden Cycles, The Greenhorns, and several other surprise short films. Afterward, we will show you what's new at the Youth Farm!
    Trailer for Garden Cycles: http://womensgardencycles.wordpress.com/watch-the-trailer/
    Trailer for The Greenhorns: http://thegreenhorns.wordpress.com/the-greenhorns-trailer/
    $11 gets you in the door, see our $19 incentive for refreshment options.

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    MOVIE NIGHT! Admission for 1 with refreshments: March 25, 7pm in Brooklyn
    Share a night with us celebrating the urban agriculture movement, featuring Garden Cycles, The Greenhorns, and several other surprise short films. Afterward, we will show you what's new at the Youth Farm!
    Trailer for Garden Cycles: http://womensgardencycles.wordpress.com/watch-the-trailer/
    Trailer for The Greenhorns: http://thegreenhorns.wordpress.com/the-greenhorns-trailer/

    When you are parched, you can partake in hand made liqueurs from Sister Liqueurs: roasted beet martinis, lemoncello sours, and maybe more...if you are good.

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    Pledge $20 or more About $20

    A big thank you for your support on Twitter, www.bkfarmyards.com, and our newsletter

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    Pledge $50 or more About $50

    A stylish, reusable grocery bag crafted by bk farmyards and made from all recycled materials. We’ll include a satchel of aromatic cooking herbs from one of our farms.

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    Pledge $100 or more About $100

    Adopt a Chick! You will receive postcards from one of our hens over the course of the year. Watch how fast they grow and know that you made fresh eggs available for the neighborhood.

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    Pledge $150 or more About $150

    THROW US A DINNER PARTY TO RAISE THE $$$
    How it works: Throw a dinner party at your place, and ask your guests to pledge money to our campaign (6 people at $25 = $150). We will supply cocktails for the dinner (see http://sisterliqueurs.blogspot.com/ for cocktail options) If your dinner party pledges $150, we will bring you one of our handmade grocery bags full of produce from some of our favorite farmers. You will also receive a postcard from one of our chicks, and big thank yous all around. This reward is also available for people you pledge $150 without the dinner party. (Reward only for people living in NYC as we are opposed to shipping produce.) See http://www.bkfarmyards.com/dinnerparty/dinnerparty.html for more information.

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    Dinner for 2 in a New York City restaurant that features local organic produce. We know some great chefs: your taste buds will love you forever! Prior to meal, we will inquire about your dietary requests.

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    Pledge $1,000 or more About $1,000

    Do you want to develop your own farmyard? Enjoy our consultation services for a growing season. Send us photos of your yard as well as your dietary preferences, and we will draw up a crop plan for you along with a schedule for starting seeds. During the season, consult with us about any pest or disease concerns in your new farmyard: we will give you information about pest cycles you should be aware of for your crops. We will also provide consultation to improve your soil health: your crops are only as healthy as your soil!

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