Pumpkin Patch and Apple Bash at Live Earth Farm, Harvest Festival 2014

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Celebrate the Harvest at Live Earth Farm on October 25th, from 2pm to dark. The Live Earth Farm Discovery Program hosts this family friendly farm event to promote healthy food choices for the body, the community and the environment. The event will feature apple picking, pumpkin decorating, a pie contest, face painting, tractor rides, apple

U-Picks, Fall Tours, Harvest Festival

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We have so many great thing to look forward to! Join us on Saturdays, August 30th and September 6th for U-Picks featuring apples, tomatoes, and a kids activity. These community events are always a good time for the whole family. 20% of proceeds help fund LEFDP farm and nutrition eduction programs. See the events page

Solstice Celebration and Community U-picks

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Saturday, June 21st, 2014 12:00 pm - 5:00pm:  Community U-picking - strawberries, raspberries, and apricots 5:00 pm - Dark: Celebration and Potluck Parking: Please follow the signs. Parking for the Strawberry and Raspberry U-picks is at our 1275 Green Valley Rd Entrance (click for directions) Parking for the Apricot U-picking, Celebration and Potluck is at

Summer Fun on the Farm for All Ages

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photo credit: Ruth Diaz Learn and play at Live Earth Farm in the Discovery Garden and Fields, the chicken pasture, goat pen, pony corral, and in the kitchen classroom. The Live Earth Farm Discovery Program offers programs for all ages throughout the summer including week long camps, u-pick events, and drop in programs

Three Unique Summer Camps at Live Earth Farm

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The 5th season of summer camps at Live Earth Farm will feature three unique camps offered throughout the summer, including two new camps debuted last year, Sprouts Camp and Young Farmers Camp. Since 2009 LEFDP has hosted small groups of children for a week of Art on the Farm Camp along with a Leader in

LEF Discovery Program Sheep to Shawl Fair 2014

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On March 22nd, the Live Earth Farm Discovery Program will host the 5th annual Sheep to Shawl Fair at Live Earth Farm. Professional shearer, Bruce Wool, will demonstrate his trade throughout the day, while his wife spins yarn alongside him. Guests will participate in hands-on demonstrations of every part of the process of making wool

Golf for a Cause Anyone?

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Peter Hay Golf Course care of www.tripadvisor.com We need someone from the Live Earth Farm and Discovery Program community to golf for us. Chevron Shoot-Out Qualifier Birdies for Charity participants are invited to qualify and potentially earn up to $50,000 through the Chevron Shoot-Out Qualifier. The Qualifier will be held on Saturday, January

The Live Earth Farm Discovery Program Partners with the Banana Slug String Band, and the Monterey Peninsula Foundation and Joins the National #GivingTuesday Movement to Encourage Spending With a Purpose

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LEFDP Pledges to spend every dollar raised on #GivingTuesday, December 3rd, 2013 to bring kids to the farm to learn to grow and choose food that is healthy for themselves, for their community and for the environment. The Banana Slug String Band will help with a 10% discount and 10% donation on CD purchases and

Harvest Festival 2013 Pie-Baking Contest

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We are bringing back the pie-baking contest to the 2013 LEFDP Harvest Festival. Compete with the finest CSA and farming community members in the Monterey Bay area. Show off your baking skills and become a hero of this year’s festival. ; ) Anyone can be a judge. This year we are having a raffle to

Harvest Festival 2013

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On October 26th, the Live Earth Farm Discovery Program will celebrate harvest on the farm.  This family friendly farm event will feature apple picking, pumpkin decorating, a pie contest, face painting, tractor rides, apple cider pressing, a hay bale fort and The Banana Slug String Band. Celebrate the harvest on your local, organic farm. Watsonville,