Young Leaders

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As summer comes to an end, we reflect on all the fun times we had during our Summer Farm Camp. This summer would not have been what it was without our dedicated team of Jr. Staff and Leaders in Training (LIT). Over the six weeks of summer camp, our team of students from all over

Springtime Field Trips

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Spring is in full bloom! Finally the rain showers have subsided, and boy have we been busy. Spring field trips are off to a great start, filled with energy from students all over Pajaro Valley, Santa Cruz County and beyond! We love seeing the new faces here at the farm, and for many students, these

El Pajaro, Feast in the Fields Invitation

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Notes from the Field Classroom: First Overnight of the Season, Moreau Catholic High School

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You'd be surprised how loud a flock of 100 chickens is. The noise isn't the only thing you notice. It's the smell, the commotion and organized chaos. Then you taste the eggs and realize it's all worthwhile. Gathering the eggs. A group of 12 students from Moreau Catholic High School in Hayward spent

A Heartfelt Thank you to Grace

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This week we are wishing the best to Grace as she moves on. Grace is from the area, so we won't lose her entirely. Grace has spent a little over a year and a half pouring her heart into running all of the education programs at Live Earth Farm, which means almost all of you

Featured Photo and Quote: December 2013

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"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world." -Nelson Mandela

2013 Was a Great Year for LEFDP, So Will 2014 Be

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We have received 13 of the 15 donations we need by December 31, 2013 to qualify for the Pebble Beach Pro-Am Chevron Shoot-Out Qualifier. We have raised $2171 towards our goal of $5000 by the end of the year.    In 2013, 57% of the students we taught to build a healthy plate of plant-based

“FOOD, WHAT?!” – Inspiring and Helpful

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Our workload has ratcheted up another notch as summer-crops have started maturing. Green beans, peppers, and cherry tomatoes have been added to the weekly harvest list. The increasing number of tasks mimics the abundance in the field and since most of them are manual by nature, work often starts at dawn and sometimes doesn't stop