Born to Serve

Small organic Farmer gives new life to old chicken coops.

A project in Powhatan, VA by Paul Phillip Meyer, VA Veg. Co.
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A local small farm CSA in Virginia wants to renovate two large chicken coops into high tunnels that will grow year round organic food.
Backers: 197
Average Pledge Per Backer: $53

Funded: $10,385 of $10,000
Dates: Feb 1st -> Mar 3rd (30 days)
Project By: Paul Phillip Meyer, VA Veg. Co.
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Latest News

Ecstatic! Thanks so much everyone for helping me get funded 12 hours early!

March 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
¬†After working all day at my sisters house and in the freezing outside weather it sure was awesome to see a kickstarter email telling me I'm funded 12 hours early! I have to admit after the first week I wasn't 100% sure I'd make it to $10k. I... (Read More)

This farmer is going crazy! Crazy for pledges!

March 1st - via: kickstarter.com
First thanks to all the new pledgers and backers that increased their pledges to help bump me up to almost less than $1500 to go right now! The time is now to rally up the troops and get your friends and family involved in making a pledge if they... (Read More)

My Dad & Mom - Working hard to get those pledges

February 18th - via: kickstarter.com
My Dad handing out my flyers. I came home this weekend to help my sister pick up some moving items and help clear out some of my parents garage. You know us grown up kids that love to use our parents' garages and sheds as our personal storage unit.... (Read More)

Current & New backers check this out!!!

February 18th - via: kickstarter.com
So, I'm in my final stretch with less than 12 days to meet my goal and I want to go out by making your pledge extra sweet! I'm offering double rewards!!!! I met young Adelei going door to door selling Girl Scout cookies for her local troop, and I... (Read More)

Hello Everybody! The blizzard arrives at the farm!

February 15th - via: kickstarter.com
So, I came back to the farm today to do some more winterizing because of snow heading our way. Currently one of the giant chicken coops I've been working on had more of its roof torn to pieces with debris flying everywhere. It was pretty bad, but I... (Read More)

I really respect the postal worker - Distributing flyers

February 13th - via: kickstarter.com
So yesterday I was walking around neighborhoods posting flyers on homes for my kickstarter campaign. I swear, in Forest Hill, all the historic homes have 5-10 steps for every house I go to place a flyer on the door! I really respect the postal... (Read More)

Meet the farmer and ask questions this Saturday or make a comment!

February 9th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello!Thanks current backers so much for believing in me! But for those that have some doubt if you don't have anything better to do on Valentines then share it with me at Forest Hill's Crossroads Coffee Shop at 3600 Forest Hill Ave for a night of... (Read More)

Thanks for all the backs and shares! We are moving full steam ahead!

February 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Pledgers & Campaign Supporters!!! First I wanted to thank you all so much whether you have pledged yet or not! It is really awesome to see a collective group of people come together for a really unique cause supporting an ambitious young... (Read More)

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