Early Bird Rates Extended to April 21, 2018 in Honor of Earth Day!

Farm Discovery’s farm-based day camps offer local kids the opportunity to play and work in the Discovery Garden, and Live Earth Farm’s fields, visit the animal pens and create in the kitchen of a working, organic farm that is also host to diverse native habitats. Campers learn to eat well and live well as environmental

Join us on the Farm for Summer Camp!

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Be sure to sign up for our summer camps at Farm Discovery! We are so excited to have 30+ scholarships to give to families who need and we are offering a second season of teen camp this year, Fields & Meals. LIT & Junior Staff positions for Summer 2018 are STILL available! This a great

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Wool is Warm, Wool is Cool

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Wool is really a wonder fiber. You can wear wool to warm up in cool weather and cool off in warm weather. . . WHAT?! The natural crimp in wool means more dead air is trapped in wool than in any other fiber and that dead air is a fabulous insulator protecting our almost hairless

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Why does wool itch?

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When is the last time you wore an itchy sweater? And why did it itch? My grandmother was Irish, and a knitter. So, I had this beautiful, off-white (clean wool color), cable-knit hat with a pom pom on top that I COULD NOT WEAR. Even as a less sensitive and picky adult, I can't wear

SC Mountain Brewing Thank you Thursday for Farm Discovery

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On Thursday April 12th, Santa Cruz Mountain Brewing will host Thank you Thursday for Farm Discovery on their westside, kid and dog-friendly patio. $1 of every pint sold will go to Farm Discovery to support hands-on farm-based nutrition and environmental education programs for local youth. Watsonville, CA, April 2, 2018 – Farm Discovery will be featured in

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Farm Discovery 2017 Holiday Party

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Farm Discovery would love to have you join us at Lúpulo Craft Beer House 6-8 pm, Thursday, December 14th, 2017 The Board and Staff will be gathered to honor the season and celebrate each other and the great work we have done in 2017 to bring empowering and transformational farm-based education to our community this

Through the Eyes of a Farmer

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We have started something new at Farm Discovery. We have partnered with Airbnb's new venture, AirbnbExperience to offer a unique three hour experience on the farm. Come experience the season through the eyes of a farmer. Collect fresh eggs, play with our Pygmy goats, meet our pregnant milking cow, Bella, visit the packing shed and

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Monterey County Gives 2017

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We are so pleased to have been chosen to participate in the 2017 Monterey County Gives! This program is a collaboration between Monterey County Weekly, Community Foundation for Monterey County and Monterey Peninsula Foundation. In 2016, 4202 donors to the campaign raised $3,671,285.40. In order to participate we applied with a BIG IDEA! The selection committee

Save the Date for Pollinate!

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An intimate dinner in the fields featuring Live Earth Farm's impeccable organic produce picked and prepared fresh by talented local chefs. This farm to fork dining experience features Monterey Bay Area artisan ingredients paired with local wine and beer, served on the crest of a hill overlooking the Pajaro Valley. Enjoy live music, local

Chaminade Resort and Spa Features Live Earth and Farm Discovery

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For the second time, on August 11th, Live Earth and Farm Discovery have the honor of supplying produce for the Farm to Table Wine dinner at the Chaminade Resort & Spa. I had the pleasure of attending last summer on my first visit to Chaminade. (When having the luck of living in a resort town,