New Product Offering: LOCAL CO PROTEIN SHARE!
Three of your favorite local farms and ranches have teamed up to offer a monthly share of your choice of ground beef, a whole chicken, a dozen eggs, or ALL THREE! ($20-$35) This is a total steal for 5-6 lbs of locally and sustainably produced meat and eggs. Offered by Pfz Farms, Sun Prairie 100% Grass-fed Beef, and 5 Fridges Farm - all from CO!
No drop-in sales. All Farm products must be pre-ordered online and picked up at the designated time.
A big thanks to all who came out and supported us at the Save the Goats Benefit.
We made $2500.00 in t-shirt sales and GoatFundMe Donations, and over half of that was made on April 27th at Save the Goats!
(This does not even include the beer sales from CO+ which are still being tallied.)
Outside the Fridge: April
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.
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: