Sunday, November 20, 2011

Ripe 2 U regional citrus

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The Store is Open!
Ripe2U is now taking pre-orders for the 2011 citrus crop. Harvest begins December 8th or 9th, weather permitting. A limited number of orders ship per week and will be filled in the order they were received. Prices no longer include delivery. Shipping will be
calculated by zone at checkout.
If you placed an order before the shipping was recalculated we will be in touch to adjust your order.
Details for saving on shipping costs are outlined under the WHOLESALE tab or click here.

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Ripe2U | 40916 LAMBORN MESA RD | Paonia | CO | 81428

Saturday, November 19, 2011

Thomas Jefferson

"Whenever there are in any country uncultivated lands and unemployed poor, it is clear that the laws of property have been so far extended as to violate natural right. The earth is given as a common stock for man to labor and live on. The small landowners are the most precious part of a state"

Wednesday, November 9, 2011

Local Food Workshops

Keep an eye out for our upcoming Local Food workshops!  This is what we are planning for 2011/2012 winter and spring!

Growing and Using Micro-Greens ~ December
Cheese-Making ~ January/February
How to Slaughter Your Backyard Chickens ~ January/February
Building an Horno ~ March/April
Building a Root Cellar ~ April/May

Wednesday, November 2, 2011


The San Luis Valley Local Foods Coalition is very excited to announce that there is an abundant amount of support, energy and enthusiasm from the community around creating a sustainable local food system for the region. For this reason, we are going to join the rank of the Valley non profits!

SLV students eat the bounty they grew at Polston in 08