2015 promises to be an exciting year at Lexington Community Farm with many new faces! We hope you will join us in our second year as a nonprofit community farm…as we continue to care for the land with sustainable agriculture , and care for our community through education, volunteering and joining together on the farm.
If you are interested in our 2015 CSA program, please be sure to get on our waiting list so you’ll hear the details first.
If you are not yet a LexFarm member, please join us today!
We wish to express our many thanks to the farm and farm stand crew, members, volunteers, donors, neighbors, and friends who all contributed to a wonderful first season on the farm!
Lexington Community Farm Coalition Board
We hope you’ll become part of the LexFarm story. You can support our efforts by:
- Signing up for our newsletter
- “Liking” us on Facebook
- Becoming a member
- Donating to our Build the Farm campaign
- Sharing our story with your friends.
Lexington Community Farm
Growing Community; Community Grown
Fall Landscape of Lexington Community Farm
As the first season of Lexington Community Farm winds down, we invite you to stop by over the next few weeks:
Volunteer Hours: Every Wednesday 1:30 – 3:30; Saturdays from 9:00 am to noon.
Farm Stand: See farm stand hours on sidebar: Enjoy the bounty of our first fall harvest through October 26th!
Please join us this Saturday, September 20 from 9 am to noon for our Fall Community Farm Cleanup Day! We’ll pull out weeds, organize seed trays, and spruce up the site as we begin preparation for the farm’s restful season. All are invited to join in this great opportunity to make friends and make a difference at YOUR community farm! Bring work gloves and water! Please walk, bike or park at the Arlington Res parking lot to leave our small lot open for farm stand customers!! Sign up here !
Emily Passman: oil on canvas, 24″ x 30″ “McCormick FARMALL”
This painting by Emily Passman of LexFarm’s first tractor is now available for purchase, along with other beautiful works of art selected for “Art for the Farm: a garden party and fundraiser” on September 14th. You can now view all of the art online and purchase in advance of the event. Space is still available to attend the garden party and fundraiser. Please see here for more information and to RSVP
Our flower beds are looking spectacular and we want everyone to enjoy them! So we are offering a mid-season 6-week Pick-your-Own Flower CSA share! Come every week starting this week during farm stand hours (W–F: 2 – 7p; Sa: 9a – 5p; Su: 10a – 4p) and pick two bouquets of fresh flowers…Sign up with this link.
Have you been waiting for some of your favorite vegetables to make their appearance? Well, wait no longer – corn and tomatoes are here! But even if you just come for the corn & tomatoes, we hope you will leave with some of summer’s other colorful vegetables. Our farm stand is filled with beautiful and tasty zucchinis, cucumbers, eggplants, celery and onions (just to name a few). Come by and see what we have been harvesting.
The fresh veggies we’ve been waiting for are now here!
Stop by the farm stand at 52 Lowell St. in Lexington, next to the Arlington Reservoir and check it out:
We still have annuals and vegetable and herb plants for your own garden as well as perennial plants from the Wild Acres greenhouse in Lexington. Inside the farm stand, in additional to our beautiful produce, you’ll find quality products from other local producers: beef, cheese, eggs, jams, conserves & shrubs, maple syrup, relishes, granola, grains & flour, sauerkraut and more …
Our summer hours are :
MON – TUES: Closed
WED – FRI: 2 pm – 7 pm
SAT: 9 am – 5 pm
SUN: 10 am – 4 pm.
The farm stand at Lexington Community Farm opened to the public on Saturday, April 19 with a ribbon-cutting by Lexington Town Manager, Carl Valente.
The farm stand is now open!!
Address: 52 Lowell Street, Lexington, MA
Hours: Wed – Fri: 2 pm – 7 pm; Sat: 9 am – 5 pm; Sun: 10 am – 4 pm.
Currently available: Lots of pansies and other flowers, bedding plants, syrup, eggs, cheese, meat and organic gardening supplies.
Stop by, say “hi” … and learn about your newest community farm!