Stop by the Farm between 4:00pm and 7:00pm to get some goodies and see our baby goats.
July 26 * August 9 * August 23 * September 6
Thank you to all who came out to our
1st Annual Baby Shower & Market
We collected over 50 packages of diapers for
Too bad our baby goats decided to arrive the day after the baby shower.
Outside the Fridge: July
What could be happening at your place this month
5 Fridges Farm strives to research and practice realistic local solutions to the issues in our current food system: access, waste, taste, environment, soil/range management, water use, and land conservation. We believe these sustainable options are best disseminated via community engagement, education, hard work, and plain old fun.
The 50th Annual Wheat Ridge
August 9 - 11, 2019
5 Fridges Farm will have goats on a float for the parade in our newly decked out Goats-a-Go-Go
FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY
5 Fridges Farm is more than just a cool place to visit goats, it’s also a research farm around sustainable practices in urban farming.
Traditional farming spends a lot of time, money, and energy wrestling nature (climate, soil quality, pests, etc) and figuring out how to make money. Natural systems, however, balance themselves with much greater efficiency. So with each year of listening more, and fighting less, with the plants and animals of the Farm, our efforts get more efficient and more sustainable.
It also turns out that when the human farmers don’t have the time, money, or energy for farm projects, they get creative, efficient, and sustainable. Here at 5 Fridges Farm, this has turned into a sort of 3BL (triple bottom line) evaluation for projects - the Farm projects must: