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Grants for Small Farms and Sustainability Projects
Grants for Small Farms and Sustainability Projects

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Still dreaming fig! Root Mass Farm in Oley, PA, is in the process of erecting their high tunnel and propagating fig trees as part of their FGCF-funded project. Learn more! https://fruitguyscommunityfund.org/2018-grantees-updates/ #SmallFarmsBigImpacts
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Don't miss the update from Radical Roots Farm in Canterbury, CT. The development of a composting system with black soldier flies is breeding success! Learn more about these beneficial insects: https://www.opb.org/news/blog/ecotrope/using-soldier-flies-to-compost-food-scraps/ #SmallFarmsBigImpacts
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Moon Dog Farms in Santa Fe, TX, is reporting that the shade cloths and caterpillar tunnels have allowed them to produce more cucumbers and peppers during the summer, and the tunnels will extend the farm’s growing season. Learn more about our farm grants at https://fruitguyscommunityfund.org/2018-grantees-updates/ #SmallFarmsBigImpacts
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Discover how the addition of new walking tractor attachments, purchased with FGCF grant funds, has supported the Refugee Empowerment Agricultural Program at Ohio City Farm this season. https://fruitguyscommunityfund.org/2018-grantees-updates/ #SmallFarmsBigImpacts
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We have freshly harvested, mid-year updates from our 2018 grantees! Learn how Namu Farm in Winters, CA, has increased its scale of seed saving and is now supplying seed to other farmers interested in commercial seed production with the help of their FGCF grant. https://fruitguyscommunityfund.org/2018-grantees-updates/ #SmallFarmsBigImpacts
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Our 2018 grantees have been hard at work! Read up on what these farms have accomplished with their agriculture sustainability grants. #SmallFarmsBigImpacts
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Need a break? Check out this thought-provoking presentation on the impact on #urbanfarms and the future of cities and #agriculture. #SmallFarmsBigImpacts
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We can't wait to celebrate women in sustainable agriculture and food! Join us at Grazing at the Kitchen Table on Oct. 4th for an evening of delicious bites featuring the best of local ingredients, crafted by some of the Bay Area’s best restaurants. This event benefits Kitchen Table Advisors, a local organization providing hands-on business advice to fuel the economic viability of the next generation of farmers and ranchers. For more info, visit grazeandgive.org.
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Even if you don’t have a sprawling farm in midcoast Maine, here are 13 ideas to take away for your home and garden. #SmallFarmsBigImpacts
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Calling all Clevelanders! Looking for a way to get outside while giving back to the community? The Ohio City Farm is now seeking volunteers to help with harvesting, CSA assembly, field work, and farm stand operations. For more information: ohiocityfarm.com/volunteer 🌱💪 #SmallFarmsBigImpacts
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