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

The Great Strawberry Crash of 2023

Posted on May 23rd, 2023
This is a bad news/good news message. The bad news is that our beloved strawberries couldn't withstand all of the challenges of the past nine months. While we have mostly forgotten about the extreme drought and heat of late fall, the Arctic temperatures in December, and the hurricane force winds of1 read more »

Garden to Plate Recipe

Posted on May 9th, 2023
In the early weeks of any Kentucky CSA share, members will undoubtedly be offered a variety of lettuces and salad greens. As the season progresses, vegetables that take longer to ripen will begin appearing in your share. In the meantime, immerse yourself in the world of green stuff! Here's a recipe1 read more »

Getting Started with CSA

Posted on May 5th, 2023
Thank you for joining our CSA this season, and we're excited to get things rolling! We wanted to start by sharing some information the will help you understand how Harvie (our CSA management software) helps us manage your farm share and the selection produce you get from us each week. I'll include1 read more »

Morley's Backyard - New Danville CSA location

Posted on March 7th, 2023
We're excited to offer a new Danville CSA location this season - Morley's Backyard! This delivery is scheduled for Thursday afternoons, which will allow us a more consistent delivery option in Danville. (We are not planning to attend the Boyle County Farmers' Market this season).JOIN CSA TODAY Tyle1 read more »

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,1 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 Mi1 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 sta1 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 the1 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 h1 read more »