• GrownBy Connects Farmers and Eaters with Local Farms and Food

    2 monthes ago - By Food Tank

    A new farmer-owned app is connecting consumers with growers across the United States. Called GrownBy , the app allows shoppers to purchase produce directly from farms. These personal transactions give growers more control over their business, which could in turn help strengthen local food systems.
    GrownBy shows users a map with all participating farms in their area. Consumers can browse farms for single-purchase produce, or a share in a Community Supported Agriculture plan. If a shopper doesn't see their local farm on the map, they can invite them to join the app.
    There are over 60 farms...
    Read more ...