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Our Wednesday 7/17 Sunset Concert is rescheduled to next week (7/24) due to forecasted rain.

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Notes from the field : Week 3

Notes from the field : Week 3

Last Wednesday evening we had our first concert (of the season/ever?) The Learning Garden was full of smiling faces as a jazz (and the scent of popping popcorn) filled the air. Moments like these are so precious to us as a community farm. We’re hoping […]

Notes from the Field : Week 2

Notes from the Field : Week 2

We’re transitioning to mid-season here at LexFarm. Seeding in the greenhouse is slowing down. We still have a fair amount of transplanting to do, but we’re about to turn a corner on that as well. Weeds are coming in hot and will only grow faster as […]

End of Season Farm Report 2018

End of Season Farm Report 2018

A Season in Review 2018 marked LexFarm’s most successful year yet! From early strawberries to our final Fall CSA distribution we harvested produce for a 30 week season—that’s 10 more weeks than last year!Of note, we: Hired a dedicated farm stand manager and three bright […]

Notes from the Field: Fall/Winter Pickup 4

Notes from the Field: Fall/Winter Pickup 4

Notes from the Field Fall/Winter Pickup 4: We did it! We are wrapping up our longest harvest season yet at LexFarm: 28 weeks! Many, many thanks to our wonderful farm crew, work shares, volunteers, and board members for sharing the hard work of keeping this […]

Notes from the Field: Fall/Winter Pickup 3

Notes from the Field: Fall/Winter Pickup 3

Notes from the Field We are looking forward to seeing you again after a very cold Thanksgiving week! Last Thursday and Friday the night-time low hit 11 F, 19 degrees below average in Lexington. We put extra row covers over our spinach, cilantro, lettuce, scallions, […]

Notes from the Field: Fall/Winter Pick Up 2

Notes from the Field: Fall/Winter Pick Up 2

Notes from the Field This week has been spent harvesting, harvesting, harvesting! We will have a jam-packed farm stand tomorrow and Saturday with Thanksgiving and cozy winter essentials. This time of year I am glued to the NOAA weather website, even more so than your […]

Notes from the Field: Fall/Winter Week 1

Notes from the Field: Fall/Winter Week 1

Notes from the Field We’re so excited about our first fall CSA distribution tomorrow! It’s been a whirlwind of a week to get ready for it. We took advantage of sunny skies early in the week to finish cleaning up our summer production fields. We also […]

Notes from the Field: Week 20

Notes from the Field: Week 20

Notes from the Field It’s the last week of our Summer CSA! And seemingly perfect timing, as our first freeze is predicted for Thursday night. We have a very busy week ahead of us as we bring in a big harvest for our final summer […]