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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

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

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,