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Decision tonight on Busa Farm

Decision tonight on Busa Farm

Tonight at 7:00 pm, at Cary Hall, Lexington’s Board of Selectman will finally make their decision about the use or use(s) of the Busa Farm property. We are hopeful that they will decide in favor of a community farm, at least in part, and acknowledge […]

Verena says it all…

Verena says it all…

It’s been two years of forums, blog postings, letters to the editor, proposals and presentations…but Verena Wieloch from Gaining Ground already said everything that needs to be said about what a community farm would bring to Lexington – back in May, 2009. Everyone should watch […]

Farm Presentations

Farm Presentations

For those just stumbling upon this site in the middle of winter…welcome! Please browse the site and consider subscribing to our newsletter for weekly updates! If you are interested in LexFarm’s history, the history of farming in Lexington and/or learning about LexFarm’s proposal for a […]

Video of Our Presentation

Video of Our Presentation

For those who did not see our presentation on November 4th to the Busa Land Use Proposal Committee, we have it here for you: [field name=presentation_video1_iframe] Part I – Introduction: Janet [field name=presentation_video2_iframe] Part II – Outreach and Education: Derek [field name=presentation_video3_iframe] Part III – […]

Community Farms are Recreational!

Community Farms are Recreational!

Listen and watch as Margaret Heitz, Lexington Precinct 4 Town Meeting Member and member of the Waltham Fields Community Farm, relates her experience on the farm at our recent Candidates’ Night event. Sounds like fun, right? It’s Lexington Community Farm Coalition’s mission to bring that […]

"What kind of vegetable would you be?"

"What kind of vegetable would you be?"

In a bit of comic relief, Candidates’ Night moderator, Meg Muckenhaupt, asked the candidates a somewhat silly question… Look for more clips and the full length recording of our Candidates’ Night event to appear in the next couple of weeks.

original slide presentation to Town Meeting from 5/6/09

original slide presentation to Town Meeting from 5/6/09

I was asked to post for the record, the 2 minute slide presentation that I gave at Lexington Town Meeting during the discussion period for the purchase of Busa Farm. The context was that the Community Preservation Committee had worded the motion to purchase the […]

Verena Wieloch video excerpt  from 5/27 meeting

Verena Wieloch video excerpt from 5/27 meeting

Video in 2 parts, approximately 12 minutes in total.