A Year (almost) in Review + Free Upgrade Kits
Dear Modern Sprout backers,
We are incredibly excited (and relived) to let you know that the final batch of planters started shipping last week, and will wrap up this week... Read more
An update from Modern Sprout!
There are about 50 of you still waiting on your planter(s). In an effort to keep quality control high, we examine every wood enclosure we receive from our... Read more
The Finish Line
It's been just over a month since our last update, and we are happy to report that we have in fact received the solar circuit boards and... Read more
Solar Planter Update
Solar gardeners, your wait is almost over! While you have been patiently waiting for your planters, we have been patiently waiting for the solar circuit board production sample to arrive... Read more
PLANTERS HAVE STARTED TO SHIP.
Yep, it has finally happened and we have pictures to prove it! Over the next couple of weeks we will be working like mad to get every single order in... Read more
Update and Addresses
Your planters are officially in production! Currently we are knee deep into the sub-assembly process and our circuit boards will be completed next week. Which means, planters will... Read more
Pictures of progress
Here are some of the promised pictures! They will give you insight into the inner workings. Inside: net pots, hoses, grow medium, instructions, power adapter. Underneath: valves, air hoses,... Read more
The 3-Way Valve & Other Stories
Backers, thanks as always for your patience. We have been holding out on sending an update until we had some concrete information for you. Needless to say, a lot has... Read more
Update on Modern Sprouts production and delivery timeline
Hey Backers! We know we are overdue for an update – thanks for everyone’s patience! We experienced another set-back with the production of our timer circuit boards; after receiving the... Read more
An update on production from Modern Sprout
Is it really almost August? You don't say. Regardless, we are happy to report great progress since our last update. Yesterday we received 1200 air pumps (see pic),... Read more
wood, plastic & plants!
Backers, we have some great photos of our planter progress to share -- tray top sample, boxes being primed and reclaimed wood cut and ready for assembly. We are still... Read more
Hey backers, wanted to get another quick update out to everyone to let you know about the planter progress. We are currently ordering all of the odds and ends, including... Read more
Hey Backers! We are keeping busy moving all of the planter components forward and want pass along a brief update on our progress for those interested.
The molds for the... Read more
Planter Production Update
Planter production is moving forward as we speak. As promised, we are keeping all manufacturing local and thus have better quality control, quicker sample approvals, etc.
The reservoir and... Read more
Success & What's Next
THANKS TO ALL OF YOU, today we closed our 35 day Kickstarter campaign with 687 loyal backers and nearly $77,000 worth of pre-orders. What happens now? You may have noticed... Read more
Final Two Days - stretch goals at $75k
We've almost made it to the finish line! Thank you for everybody's generous support throughout the campaign. We continue to grow awareness in the blogging world and beg you to... Read more
Success & Mom
Now let's push hard to reach $75K and hit our first stretch goal! Last minute Mother's Day gift? We've made gifting a Modern Sprout planter easy; check out printer-friendly Mother's... Read more
New add-on: Power adapter for solar planters - wall plug-in option
Backers of solar planters...you've spoken and now we've got answers. We are excited to announce a plug-in adapter as an add-on for our solar powered planter boxes. This will give... Read more
First Stretch Goal set at $75,000 - Backer's Choice
We are excited to announce our first set of stretch goals. If we reach $75,000 before the end of the campaign EVERYONE will receive their choice of a bonus gift,... Read more
Modern Sprout now under 'product design' category
Again and again we are amazed at all the support you've shown towards Modern Sprout. We have hit the middle of our KS run, and are working on developing... Read more
40% Mark - Press & More
We are excited to announce that within a week we have been able to hit 40% of our goal - thanks to all of you!
We still have... Read more
Thanks to everyone who spread the word and pledged yesterday! We are excited to announce that we met over 10% of our goal in 24hrs! Let's keep it going!
A huge thank you to everyone that has supported this project so far. Spread the word! We know there are people out there who would love to have one of... Read more