Here are some examples of community farms in neighboring towns.
Codman Community Farm
Founded in 1973 by citizens interested in continuing the farming tradition of Lincoln, CCF is a non-profit agricultural enterprise. Mission statement: To operate a working farm that is open to the public in a financially and environmentally sound manner, to preserve traditional regional farming practices that ensure our animals are treated humanely, and to promote agricultural education in Lincoln, Massachusetts and the surrounding communities.
Land’s Sake Farm
Land’s Sake combines ecologically-sound land management practices with hands-on environmental education to model how public open space can be used and enjoyed by the community. A 501c3 nonprofit corporation, we run a public farm, host educational programming for all ages, maintain the town forest for recreational and production uses, and care for both public conservation and private land.
Natick Community Organic Farm
Founded in 1974, The Natick Community Organic Farm is a non-profit, certified organic farm providing productive open space, farm products, and hands-on education for all ages, year-round.
Newton Angino Community Farm
Newton Community Farm is an educational not-for-profit farm dedicated to teaching and modeling sustainable, intensive farming. Our micro-farm (1 acre cultivated) provides produce for a 68 member CSA, two weekly farmers’ markets, and a 5 day per week onsite farm stand.
Waltham Fields Community Farm
Waltham Fields Community Farm is a non-profit organiztion supporting farmland preservation, hunger relief and education.