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    Dec

    19

    On Our Radar: Weekly Roundup

    The end of 2014 is officially here – whether we’re ready or not! It has been an eventful year here at Freight Farms, to say the least. We are so fortunate for the support of our community, and are looking forward to a bright 2015 together! What’s on our radar this week? Keep reading to find…

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    Dec

    17

    ENDING 2014… WITH A SPARK!

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    We’ve got some big news! We’re thrilled to announce Freight Farms is now partnering with Spark Capital, and it couldn’t be a better match. We believe in utilizing design and technology to challenge the status quo while simultaneously inspiring change… and so does Spark! Here at Freight Farms, our mission is to create a more…

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    Dec

    12

    Cheers to 100 Years!

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    . As one prominent, locally-based company wraps up their 100th year in business, we’d like to recognize their continued contributions to strengthening the local food economy here in Boston, as well as the whole New England region. .   . . We are so proud to have a strong relationship with Katsiroubas Brothers Produce, a…

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    Dec

    11

    Throwback Thursday: ‘Freight Farm On The Move’

    Throwin’ it back to some Freight Farms highlights of 2014.   Somehow it’s already the second week of December – we can hardly believe it! If you’re just checking in now, don’t miss our first milestone here.   We accomplished a pretty big milestone early in the year – successfully transporting a farm 7 miles with…

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    Dec

    05

    On Our Radar: Weekly Roundup

      Getting back into the swing of things after a long holiday weekend can be tough. To get up to speed with what we’ve been up to this week, keep reading!    City Awake Boston’s first major social impact festival is happening this week through next Friday.  The ten day festival has a packed schedule…

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    Dec

    04

    Throwback Thursday: Ryan Sweeney

    Throwin’ it back to some Freight Farms highlights of 2014.   As the end of year is upon us, we’d like to look back each Thursday to our various milestones. 2014 was such a big year for Freight Farms in so many ways it was difficult to narrow it down! . To kick off our…

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    Nov

    25

    Giving Thanks to Our Community of Farmers

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    Thanksgiving. It’s the holiday dedicated to good food and giving thanks. Here at Freight Farms, we’re all about good food…and this year we’ve got a lot to be thankful for! Over the past 12 months, we’ve experienced incredible growth, none of which would be possible without the dedication of our freight farmers and the support…

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    Nov

    21

    On Our Radar: Weekly Roundup

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    Winter is approaching, but the recent cold weather hasn’t deterred the efforts of organizations, schools and businesses in promoting a more sustainable food system. The various things on our radar are a wide range of topics, so check out what we were reading (and doing!) this week.   Ten Cities Leading the Conversation on Sustainable Eating …

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    Nov

    14

    Sustainable Food Events Sprout Up

    Food is a hot topic right now, and rightfully so. As climate conditions have an increasing effect on the food supply and we anticipate a continuously-growing population, it is becoming more clear that something must change. The task of creating a more sustainable food system requires effort across all sectors, and fortunately there are more…

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    Oct

    31

    On Our Radar: Weekly Roundup

    It’s that time again – time to share what’s been on our radar this week. From urban farming to school food projects to halloween costumes, we’re sharing a little bit of everything.   Boston Latin’s New Take on Farm-to-School Today marks the last day of October, and with it, the end of farm-to-school month. This…

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