Category Archives: Messages From the Founders

Grab Some Popcorn and Watch!

This Saturday’s TEDxManhattan event will be filled with inspiring talks on how to change the food system for the better, and we’re pretty excited that our Co-Founder Cara Rosaen will be giving one of these inspiring talks! Don’t miss out … Continue reading

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Best of Real Time Farms 2011

2011 was a big year for Real Time Farms – our first full calendar year in fact!  We grew our team, launched a fresh new design, added a whole new dimension to the food web with eateries, and, led by … Continue reading

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Shine a Light on Our Food System. Take Pics. Post. Win.

It’s FOOD DAY 2012! Shed light on our food system! Drumroll please……here is a heat map of farmers, food artisans, and food distributors on Real Time Farms (thanks to you!). As you know Real Time Farms is powered by the people. … Continue reading

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Check out our new “grow the guide” and “add an eatery” pages!

We want to know where our food comes from. The food system, as you well know, is complex. So we want our part of it to be as simple and accessible as possible. Real Time Farms does two things simultaneously. #1) … Continue reading

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64 Markets in Less Than 90 Days: Coco & Lafe Report on Ohio

It’s been weeks since we’ve written. We were tired. Here’s a song to listen to while you read, if you’re so inclined: Someone to Ride the River With. Let’s play catch-up. 9,200 miles in less than 3 months, 64 farmers markets … Continue reading

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American Farmland Trust Partners with Real Time Farms to Save Farm and Ranch Land

American Farmland Trust and the nationwide food guide, Real Time Farms, have joined forces for this year’s Dine Out for Farms™ . From October 16th-22nd participating restaurants nationwide will educate diners and raise money to conserve precious farm and ranch land. Similar to the America’s … Continue reading

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Doubled The Farmers Markets, Doubled the Fun: 6764 Farmers Markets on Real Time Farms

3185 farmers markets were just added to Real Time Farms this week. The USDA released 2011 farmers market data for public use on Data.gov. (Thanks USDA!) Co-founder, Karl Rosaen, spent the past few days, 16 hours yesterday alone, geocoding, writing scripts, … Continue reading

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