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We won! Wells Fargo Nationwide Small Business Contest

Big news today… Volcano Veggies has been selected as a Grand Prize finalist for the Wells Fargo Works Small Business contest! This was a nationwide contest with over 4200 entries, so we feel honored and blessed to receive this award. Thank you to everyone who voted for our essay! The $26,000 prize will help us increase our growing capacity so that we aren’t always sold out at Newport Market. 🙂 More details here: Volcano Veggies Grand Finalist in Wells Fargo Small Business Contest

We won! Bend Venture Conference

We are proud to announce that Volcano Veggies was selected as the winner of the Concept Stage at the 2014 Bend Venture Conference. Thank you to the EDCO, Bend Broadband and everyone who voted! A $10,000 prize from Bend Broadband, and another $1,500 award from Palo Alto LivePlan Software will help us to build a second grow system.

More details here: Volcano Veggies Bend Venture Conference 2014 Concept Stage Winners

Holiday Schedule

Deliveries Deliveries for Christmas week will be on Monday, December 23rd Deliveries for New Years Eve week will be on Tuesday, December 31st Pickups Pickups for Christmas week will be on Monday, December 23rd Pickups for New Years Eve week will be on Monday, December 30st

Current Growing Update

IMG_20130513_111915_128 We are still getting our aquaponics system dialed, but we do have a small batch of lettuces and kales growing right now. Hopefully the lettuces will be ready in a couple weeks. We will keep you up to date as the growing continues! Thanks for all the support from all those who have already signed up, it really helps!