Fertile Ground for Growing Minds

Mission Statement
Loma Vista Farm is a 5-acre outdoor classroom that provides hands-on educational activities involving plants and animals for children of all ages and abilities. We seek to increase students’ knowledge of nature and nutrition while enhancing academic learning, ecoliteracy, and psychosocial development.  

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The Farm offers field trips, after-school opportunities through 4-H, community service and volunteer opportunities, garden-based workshops for adults, and job training for college students, developmentally disabled young adults, and disadvantaged youth.

Loma Vista Farm is open to the public Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. year round. It is closed on holidays and winter break. The Farm is open the third Saturday morning of each month during the scheduled volunteer day. Individuals and families are welcome to visit on a drop in basis. There is no cost to enter. There is a donation box, vending machines that provide animal food pellets for one quarter per handful, and lots of nice plants for sale in the greenhouse. School. youth, and other organized groups need to call to make a reservation. Call for more information.

Summer Fun on the Farm-2015

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News From the FarmshopSummer Fun on the Farm,  May 15, 2015

Time is running out!

Have you signed up for the second session, starting July 13?
Fill out your application today!
Be a Farmer for a week!
Have you ever wanted to be a farmer…working and feeding animals, cooking food from the  garden you helped harvest, planting seeds in that garden and making new friends along the way? Once again the Friends of Loma Vista Farm are sponsoring ‘Summer Fun on the Farm’. Four week sessions will again be offered in July from 8:30-1:00 p.m. Continue reading

Pre-order your Christmas Tree today

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ChristmasNews From the Farmshop,  May 13, 2015

Reserve your perfect tree by November 1st for a 15% discount!
Happy Holidays from Loma Vista Farm! The excitement of the holiday is buzzing at the Farm, and our annual Christmas Tree sale is in progress. Buy your Christmas tree from Loma Vista Farm and you’ll be supporting the Farm’s educational programs, animal care, and feed expenses. Our Christmas tree sale is one of our larger fundraisers of the year! Continue reading