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Launched July 6th!

by: Cheryl Kollin We launched Farm to Freezer this weekend!  After many months in the planning, it was great to see so many friendly faces and supporters come out on our first weekend. On Saturday, we purchased surplus produce from Spiral Path … Continue reading

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Live from New York…It’s TEDxManhattan!

Farm to Freezer Debuts on  National Stage What a thrill it was to share the New York stage with famous food experts, respected CEOs, and budding entrepreneurs! On February 16th, we gathered for the TEDxManhattan Conference to talk about “Changing … Continue reading

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Farm to Freezer Wins the TEDxManhattan Speaker Challenge!

By Cheryl Kollin Farm to Freezer rose to the challenge and won! We are thrilled to announce that I will present Farm to Freezer at the third annual TEDxManhattan, “Changing the Way We Eat,” conference. The all-day conference will be … Continue reading

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Vote for Farm to Freezer’s Inclusion at TEDxManhattan 2013

Vote Today! Deadline: December 15th “We have a wonderful problem!”, Sue Kirk, executive director of Bethesda Cares explained to me as we chatted between sessions of the TEDxManhattan 2012 viewing party. It was just ten months ago, that the idea … Continue reading

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New Support

The Farm to Freezer project has been successfully running for two months.  Each Saturday we’ve rescued hundreds of pounds of produce donated by Spiral Path Farm.  It used to be a shame to see this food go unsold, until now, … Continue reading

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Productivity with Produce

Earlier this week we had another thrilling prep day with Whole Foods Bethesda, producing 42 lbs. of tomato sauce, 47 lbs. of blanched zucchini and squash, 8 lbs. of blanched green peppers, and 12 lbs. of roasted eggplant in just … Continue reading

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Another Day, Another Kitchen

This past Saturday, we began our 7th prep day, this time in a new kitchen—thanks to Graceful Growing Together who hosted us at Christ Lutheran Church’s awesome commercial kitchen! Not only was this a change of scenery–we also welcomed graduates … Continue reading

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