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Sol Food Mobile Farm Days 43-52: Michigan

| August 22, 2012 | 2 Comments
Sol Food Mobile Farm Days 43-52: Michigan




Hello from the Sol Food Bus! We have just completed garden work and outreach in the Detroit, Michigan area and have dubbed this week of travel as our favorite city stop thus far! It was an incredible five days filled with new friends, hard work and knowledge shared.  We are so grateful to everyone in […]

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Sol Food Mobile Farm Days 36-42: Vermont and New York

| August 9, 2012 | 2 Comments
Sol Food Mobile Farm Days 36-42: Vermont and New York




Howdy from Highway 90 West as our bus chugs its way to Detroit, Michigan. We have had a wonderful week in Vermont and New York; visiting old friends and learning from some amazing farmers, artists and teacher along the way.  Our last update was from the beautiful state of Vermont where we spent time in […]

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Sol Food Mobile Farm Days 25-35: New England

| July 26, 2012 | 0 Comments
Sol Food Mobile Farm Days 25-35: New England




Greetings from New England!  Here on the Sol Food bus, we are enjoying beautiful, cool northern weather as we travel between farms and discover new areas of our country.  Since we left our garden build in Philadelphia we have spent time in Trenton, NJ; New Haven, CT; Belfast and Harborside, ME; Moose Creek, NH; Johnson […]

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Sol Food Mobile Farm Days 18-25: Pennsylvania

| July 24, 2012 | 2 Comments
Sol Food Mobile Farm Days 18-25: Pennsylvania




Here at Sol Food Mobile Farm, we have just completed our last major garden build on the east coast in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania! Our next garden build will be in Chicago.  For our five days in Philly, our bus was parked on an empty lot in the neighborhood of Kensington (2009 East York Street to be […]

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Sol Food Mobile Farm Days 18-19: Pennsylvania

| July 12, 2012 | 1 Comment
Sol Food Mobile Farm Days 18-19: Pennsylvania




Sol Food Mobile Farm is in Philadelphia!  We are having a wonderful time getting to know the great folks at Little Berlin Art Collective and the surrounding neighbors here in the north part of town. You can check out the wonderful work going on at Little Berlin at: http://littleberlin.org/ For the rest of this week, […]

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Sol Food Mobile Farm Days 16-17: Maryland

| July 11, 2012 | 1 Comment
Sol Food Mobile Farm Days 16-17: Maryland




Cheers from the bus crew! We are here in Baltimore finishing up a great week of work here in the city. For the past six days, we have been introduced to the community at the Jewish Museum of Maryland, have volunteered at Kayam Farms, visited the Visionary Art Museum, and helped develop a local community […]

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Sol Food Mobile Farm Days 11-15: Maryland

| July 10, 2012 | 1 Comment
Sol Food Mobile Farm Days 11-15: Maryland




Greetings from Baltimore, MD! Summer weather is in full tilt here and we are having a great (and extremely hot) trip so far. We have met wonderful people, had incredible food, seen inspiring agriculture projects and gotten our hands dirty in the garden all week. So far during our tour we have traveled from the […]

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Sol Food Mobile Farm Days 8-10: Virginia to Maryland

| July 9, 2012 | 1 Comment
Sol Food Mobile Farm Days 8-10: Virginia to Maryland




On June 30, our bus is stopped in Bethesda, Maryland for the DC Central Market. This Saturday farmers market is an awesome stop for anyone who finds themselves in the local area and is in need of tons of fresh produce, local chocolate and even homemade cupcakes. We had an eventful morning of bus tours […]

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Sol Food Mobile Farm Days 5-7: North Carolina

| July 4, 2012 | 0 Comments
Sol Food Mobile Farm Days 5-7: North Carolina




Greetings from the Green River Preserve summer camp in Cedar Mountain, NC! We are having a wonderful trip so far and growing as a team more and more every day. Today we will be working with the GRP farm interns to lead what camp calls a “Group Learning Project”.  Group Learning Projects, or GLPs, are […]

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Sol Food Mobile Farm Days 1-4: North Carolina

| July 2, 2012 | 2 Comments
Sol Food Mobile Farm Days 1-4: North Carolina




Greetings from the road! Here at Sol Food Mobile Farm we are just finishing up our first week of much anticipated first week of farm tours and expos around North Carolina. For the next six months, we will be traveling around the country building community gardens and visiting local farms and markets. We will be […]

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