Farm Happenings at Lazy Eight Stock Farm
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Farm Happenings at Lazy Eight Stock Farm

Using Held Shares and 2022 Main Season Dates

Posted on October 4th, 2022
If you’re keeping track, you know that the CSA season is nearing its end. For those with Sunday deliveries, this Sunday (October 9th) is your last delivery. For those with Thursday deliveries, you last share will be delivered on Thursday, October 13th. And for those with Saturday deliveries,... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 15, 2022

Posted on September 13th, 2022
What’s so special about Lazy Eight Stock Farm? I think foremost is the fact that we are part of an amazing community. Our roots in Paint Lick and Berea go pretty deep. When good things are happening in either of those places, it’s encouraging and energizing. The success of Katie and Michael... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 8, 2022

Posted on September 6th, 2022
It's that time of year when we start preparing for the next growing season. We're deciding about crop rotations and where our specific cover crops will be planted. Strawberries are the first crop we will plant this fall for harvest in 2023. In 2016, after many years of buying plants from out of state,... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 1, 2022

Posted on August 30th, 2022
A lot of the good stuff that happens on the farm is invisible – in fact, most of what happens is that way – think photosynthesis. . . But, possibly, the most important invisible work is certainly not invisible to us, and is more aptly termed “behind the scenes”. Behind the scenes,... read more »

Farm Happenings for August 20, 2022

Posted on August 19th, 2022
The start of school and the resumption of all the activities that go along with that makes for a hectic time of the year for us and many of you. Suddenly, the change in bedtimes and early morning routines seems to compress time! The more leisurely meal prep time is now bumped by making sure kids have... read more »

Savoring Moisture

Posted on July 12th, 2022
After not having rain for six of the first eight weeks of the 2022 CSA season, we have savored the rain that we received late last week. Literally savored it – sat on the porch and soaked it in kind of thing. It has also been heartening to know that lots of people have been thinking about how... read more »

;Farm Kitchen Events

Posted on July 5th, 2022
We’re just going to ignore the elephant in the room and assume that at some point, it will rain. In the meantime, we’re planting and watering and otherwise, doing all we can to keep our gardens healthy and abundant. I hope you are doing the same to enjoy the summer and (perhaps) a slower... read more »

Happy New Year from your CSA Farmers

Posted on December 31st, 2021
It is in the shelter of each other that people live - Irish Proverb Tuesday, December 21st, quoted in the Lexington Herald At the end of 2021, we find ourselves straddling two homes – the smallish home we’re building for ourselves on the hill behind the farmhouse and the old farmhouse that... read more »

The February Greenhouse

Posted on February 5th, 2021