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,

Love Monday at Discretion Brewing to Benefit the Live Earth Farm Discovery Program

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On November 4th, Discretion Brewing will host Love Monday for the Live Earth Farm Discovery Program.  20% of the days beer sales will go to LEFDP to support hands-on farm based education and nutrition programs for local youth. The Live Earth Farm Discovery Program will be featured in the Discretion Brewing Love Monday program on

Slice, 5th Annual Dinner on the Farm to Support LEFDP

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Fine Wine, Organic Multi-Course Dinner, and Live Music in Live Earth Farm’s Espaliered Apple Orchard 2011 Small Plates Walking Tour On September 14th, the Live Earth Farm Discovery Program will host Slice, the 5th annual organic dinner on the farm supporting the Live Earth Farm Discovery Program. Chef Jonathan Miller of Eat Right

Annual Summer Solstice Celebration at Live Earth Farm

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On June 22nd, the community will gather at Live Earth Farm for their annual Summer Solstice Celebration. This longstanding tradition of celebrating Santa Cruz agriculture at the changing of the seasons will include lots of farming fun for the whole family. Celebrants will be invited to pick and eat warm strawberries right from the field,

Farm Camps at Live Earth Farm

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We have a really good time at our Summer Camps.  Summer is such a brilliant time on the farm.  The experience is warm, sunny, bright, and full of flavor.  Our days are filled with fun activities designed to encourage creative expression in many different media.  We make art, crafts, snacks, preserves, garden beds, and great

4th Annual Sheep to Shawl Event at Live Earth Farm – 2013

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On March 23rd, 2013 the Live Earth Farm Discovery Program will host the 4th annual Sheep to Shawl event 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