Sol Food Mobile Farm

A veggie-oil schoolbus set to tour the U.S. as a growing experience on wheels!

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Sol Food Mobile Farm Days 88-97: California

| November 12, 2012 | 2 Comments
Sol Food Mobile Farm Days 88-97: California

It is truly exciting for the Sol Food Crew to finally be driving down the West Coast! We had been planning this trip for so long, and the West Coast felt so far away, but now we are finally here! In order to truly take in the Pacific Ocean and its rocky coast, we drove […]

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Sol Food Mobile Farm Days 61-80: Montana, Idaho, and Washington

| September 24, 2012 | 0 Comments
Sol Food Mobile Farm Days 61-80: Montana, Idaho, and Washington

The Sol Food Mobile Farm crew is half-way in their nationwide journey! Guess where they are now? Take a look at some of the organizations at which they have stopped across the U.S. here. Traveling Across the West After leaving Yellowstone National Park, our bus headed to Bozeman, Montana for a much needed restock.  We […]

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Sol Food Mobile Farm Days 56-60: Wisconsin, Montana, South Dakota and Wyoming

| September 4, 2012 | 1 Comment
Sol Food Mobile Farm Days 56-60: Wisconsin, Montana, South Dakota and Wyoming

The Sol Food bus has made it all the way from Illinois to Montana in the last two weeks!  We have been traveling hours every day in order to fit in as many great teaching and learning opportunities as we can on our way to our series of workshops on the west coast.  Currently we are parked […]

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Sol Food Mobile Farm Days 53-54: Illinois

| August 30, 2012 | 2 Comments
Sol Food Mobile Farm Days 53-54: Illinois

Our Sol Food bus recently left the great city of Chicago, Illinois and we are now continuing our trek west across the Great Plains.  During our time in the Windy City, we met some wonderful new friends, saw amazing sites around the city and enjoyed great local food.  We want to especially thank the community members with […]

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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 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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