good food grown well
NOTE ROAD WORK en route to our ORGANIC PLANT SALE FOR SOME ~ ~ ~
RAYMOND ROAD IS CLOSED at N. 1st St. for bridge work. When coming to our Annual Organic Plant Sale, it's easiest to arrive heading north on Hwy 79 (from Lincoln, first west on Hwy 34, then north on Hwy 79). Look for our black & yellow signs. Raymond Road is open to NW 40th (our road)...and you CAN come from Lincoln on N. 14th, but will have to detour around on gravel!
updates & events
CSA 2019 -- We've begun our summer CSA already, despite the cool weather! We are taking deposits for our Fall CSA or you inquire about late start for summer CSA.
CERTIFIED ORGANIC PASTURED PORK -- the real deal & really good! We have pork cuts on hand at the farm...order to arrange pick up at the farm. We have done a few pop-up deliveries to Lincoln, but none planned at this time! Contact us for price sheet & arrangements! Too good to miss out...grown right here, processed USDA Certified Organic of course! Also available at Sunday Farmers Market...pre-order a package to make sure we have your selection for you. Contact us to order!
2019 Organic Plant Sale :: OPEN DAILY FROM 9 - 6 until mid-late June! Find more info on tomato, pepper and eggplant varieties here as well as on our plant sale page for your future reference. Quality plant stock grown from seed right here...all certified organic & Biodynamic. We'll up the varietal information soon, but know that the 2018 information is very similar to what we plan on for 2019. MOTHER'S DAY WEEKEND SPECIALS :: all 4 & 6 pks are $2.50...that includes lettuces, kales, chards, collards, broccoli, cauliflower, kohlrabi, cabbages, some flowers and herbs. Single plants are $2.50 (tomatoes, basil and other herbs, some flowers, peppers, cucumbers, melons, squash, zucchini and other). Junebearing strawberries are $7 and rhubarb & rosemary are $4 ea.
Find us at the Sunday Farmers Market in College View! Sundays from 10 am- 2 pm in the College View neighborhood of Lincoln, you'll find us at our spot just off Lowell Ave & 48th Sts. Market opens for the season April 28, 2019. Find out more info about market, weekly specials, Double up Food Bucks, give-aways & more through the market website & links to their facebook page. (Note that May 5, 2019 ONLY, that market will be 3 PM - 6 PM).
Find our pastured, certified organic eggs year round at Open Harvest in Lincoln at 1618 South St, on farm by chance or arrangement and at Sunday Farmers' Market at College View in season, as well as Natural Grocers in Lincoln & Natural Grocers - West Omaha. Our eggs received a Gold Star Exemplary rating in The Cornucopia Institute's Organic Egg Scorecard...read more here! Our certified organic eggs are rated Gold Star Exemplary Eggs! We're part of The Cornucopia Institute's Organic Egg Scorecard and our eggs are ranked FIFTH IN THE NATION! Find more about it here with our gold standard exemplary rating!
ON-LINE CSA PAYMENT & DONATION OPTIONS! We're old-school with payments & pledges in general, but we have a few on-line payment options. You can donate a box of veg (or plants or eggs...farmers' discretion)! Easy-peasy! For our other CSA options of Fall CSA, Seedling CSA & other, print (or scan) the pledge form & mailing it in works!
2019 Supporting Memberships: For a suggested donation of $30 or more, join in this great way to participate in farm events, receive recipes & the farm newsletter in season, and receive a 10% discount on the plants and veggies from the farm throughout the year! Find out more...a supporting membership makes a wonderful gift!
Available at the Farm Gate: Find more details under Farm Offerings for what we're currently have available.
Common Good Farm In the News & On the Web: Lincoln's Journal Star highlighted a video documentary project that Open Harvest has been working on for much of 2012 with us.Find the Journal Star article here. The Open Harvest "Higher Ground" documentary video (parts one & two) are on Vimeo part 1 and part 2.
Directions to the Farm from Lincoln: go north on 10th st., following it as it becomes Hwy 34 west. Continue past Kawasaki, turning north/right onto Hwy 79. Continue to Raymond Rd. (flashing yellow light) & turn east/right. Go 1 mile to NW 40th St. Turn left/north & go 1 1/2 miles. Farm is west side of the road. If you get to Davey Road you went to far. (There are other routes but note that Raymond Rd at N. 1st Street is closed through Autumn 2019). Address is: 17201 NW 40th St., Raymond.