Author: Monte Pescador

Edible Landscapes

Edible Landscapes This is my first attempt at posting my blog and at posting a video to it. Thank you for your patience. Meanwhile, ask yourself this: What would happen if we had all of the nonprofits, all of the churches, that had anything to do with feeding the hungry changing their landscaping from having bushes and trees that only gave shade to bushes and trees that also gave fruit and nuts. Or how about gardening? What if they all had edible...

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Doubting Thomas

Back in early 2013, after yet another year of collecting only $1000 for DNN, I felt disheartened and ready to give up.  Household bills were piling up, our adoptive son needed more and more attention, and I was standing in a supermarket waiting on a prescription and wondering what all of this, all of my life, was about. That was the point at which the road towards At His Feet Cleaning Service started.  And for the time I worked it, I had a great time.  A demonstration downtown brought forth an opportunity to show a condominium guard that the...

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Up from the Dust

With everything that grows and builds, Dirt ‘N’ Nails Farms went through a few growing pains in 2013, and along with those pains came a temporary loss of our website. We apologize for the dust as we work to get it all back up and running. At the same time, we are giving it our all here in the beginning of 2014 to take advantage of an offer for a small, used greenhouse. This has included a Facebook campaign for donations and a partnership with an Organo Gold coffee and tea distributor, May Tran, to pick up even more...

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Your Invitation to Join our GlobalMojo Community!

Hello Fans of Dirt ‘N’ Nails Farms Inc. Thank you for your ongoing support! As you know, we are always looking for new ways to meet our financial needs so that we can continue to provide valuable services to the community. Online fundraising is the fastest growing tool for nonprofits like ours to help make ends meet. We recently started using GlobalMojo®, a new Internet browser or add-on for Firefox that opens up a whole new way for socially conscious web users to support Dirt ‘N’ Nails Farms. GlobalMojo is free and does not require any additional financial donations...

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Down to the wire…

Thank you, everyone, for spreading the word about Dirt ‘N’ Nails Farms Inc. and what we will start come planting time, Spring 2012. I have prayed to have better news for you, but we are down to the last 10 days of fundraising $1000 for marketing tools we need for upcoming corporate fundraisers and we are just not there. Flower bulbs have not been ordered. We have sent out over 290 emails as well as launched a campaign on Twitter and Facebook. (http://www.flowerpowerfundraising.com/i/t/231765/n1fDiZ9N794x) Recycling of toner/ink cartridges and small electronics comes at a trickle here in Adams County, Colorado....

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