We recently completed our fundraising and construction of our new All Seasons Barn – a year round space for educational programming, food distribution, and gathering and creating community!
October - December 2019
December 31st 2019 – Wright-Locke bids farewell to 2019. See you in 2020!
December 24th 2019 – Happy Holidays from Wright-Locke!
December 17th 2019 – Chicken Volunteers Needed, Mending Workshops, Winter Reminders, Youth Programs & More!
December 10th 2019 – Goat Walks, Farm Wishlist, Winter CSA Shares, Honor Box Eggs, & More!
December 3rd 2019 – Giving Tuesday, Winter Workshops, Youth Registration Updates, Demo Video & More!
November 26th 2019 – Happy Thanksgiving! Forest School Update, Wreath Making, Merry Mixology & More!
November 19th 2019 – Introducing the Forest School, Construction Update, Merry Mixology & More
November 12th 2019 – Volunteer Work Days, Homeschool Programs, Bulk Carrots, Raspberry Jam & More
November 5th 2019 – Farm Stand & Market Schedule, Raspberry Jam, TARCkey Trot, New Blog & More!
October 29th 2019 – Pop-Up Markets, Fermentation & Wreath Workshops, Farmer’s Helper & More!
October 22nd 2019 – Honey Available, Farmer’s Helpers Program, Family Farm Hike, Orchard Planting & More!
October 15th 2019 – Final Speaker Session, Goat Day, Fall Markets, Fermentation Workshop & More!
October 8th 2019 – U-Pick Raspberry Sale, October Speaker Session, Farm Sprouts, Suppers & More!
October 1st 2019 – Adult Education, Raspberries, Farm Suppers, Fall Flowers, Honey Harvesting & More!
July - Sept 2019
September 24th 2019 – Speaker Series, Autumn Equinox Cocktail Party, Climate Week, Forest Bathing, Bats & More!
September 17th 2019 – Speaker Series, U-Pick Raspberries, Climate Week, Forest Bathing, Bats & More!
September 10th 2019 – U-Pick Raspberry Hours, Fall Cocktail Party, Climate Week Calendar & More!
September 3rd 2019 – Special Meet-the-Farmers Supper, Tour-de-Farms Bike Ride, Raspberry Updates & More!
August 27th 2019 – Tour-de-Farms Bike Ride, Raspberry Update, Farm Stand Closed on Weekend & More!
August 20th 2019 – Speaker Series, Tour-de-Farms Bike Ride, Fall Youth Registration Open & More!
August 13th 2019 – Raspberry Volunteer Day! Farm Bike Ride, Speaker Series, Last Family Farm Night & More
August 6th 2019 – Stargazing, Farm Bike Ride, Farm Suppers, Summer Flower Shares & More
July 30th 2019 – Farm Suppers, Stargazing, Summer Flower Shares, U-pick Coordinators Needed, & More
July 23rd 2019 – Speaker Series Tomorrow, Raspberry Coordinators Needed, Youth Program Spots Open & more!
July 16th 2019 – Speaker Series July 24, Farm-to-Table Suppers Announced, Stargazing & more!
July 9th 2019 – Foraging Workshop, Family Farm Night, July Speaker Series & More!
July 2nd 2019 – Load up for the 4th at the Farm Stand, New Blog Post, Foraging Workshop & More!
June 25th 2019 – A Big Thank You! Preschool Programs Added, Family Farm Night Begins, & More!
April - June 2019
June 18th 2019 – Final Week to Double your Contribution, Solstice Cocktails, Forest Bathing & More!
June 11th 2019 – Family Farm Night Thursday, Solstice Cocktail Tickets, Spoon Carving & More
June 4th 2019 – Speaker this Wednesday, Spoon Carving, Solstice Cocktails, $22,600 raised so far at WLF!
May 29 2019 – $17K out of $75K raised! FFN coming up, SNAP, June 5th Speaker, Youth Programs, & More!
May 21st 2019 – Birding & Yoga Workshops, Speaker Series Tomorrow, Green Challenge Update & More!
May 14th 2019 – Speaker Series May 22, Green Match, Farm Stand Open, Teen Farmer Program & More!
May 7th 2019 – $75,000 Green Match Challenge, Spring Fling Weekend, Speaker Series & More
April 30th 2019 – Spring Fling Weekend, Speaker Series Kickoff, Birding, Volunteer & More!
April 22nd 2019 – Happy (belated) Earth Day! Thinking about sustainability at Wright-Locke Farm
April 16th 2019 – Former Board Member Awarded Citizen of the Year, Farm Clean-up Day, Birding & More!
April 9th 2019 – Our friends at Waltham Fields need your help! Farm Clean-up Day, Birding & More
April 2nd 2019 – New! Teen Farmer Program, Art-in-Bloom, Spring Program Registration & More!
February - March 2019
March 26th 2019 – Happy Spring! Tick Tips, April Programs, Volunteers Stay Tuned & More!
March 19th 2019 -┬áApril Vacation program registration, Farm Stand Manager position, CSA update & more!
March 12th 2019 -┬áCSA Registration Open, Mending Workshop Rescheduled, Farm Stand Winter Hours, & More
March 5th 2019 -┬áJoin our Solstice Committee, April Vacation Programs, Meet our Newest Board Member & More!
Receiving New Chicks for our Chicken Raising Program
There have been a variety of video projects conducted at the farm!
Managing Mosquitos – local girl scouts present some info from their project about managing mosquitos naturally and safely
Goats of Wright-Locke Farm – Put together by film student and volunteer Kate
One of our dedicated volunteers made a video featuring his experiences and lessons learned on the Farm. Check out Ryan’s piece, “On Farming”
See┬áAutumn on the Farm┬áby Peter Engeldrum (created 2015).
Cooking Centric Videos
Edible Boston – Winter 2020 Edition
“Edible Food Finds: Wright-Locke Farm” by Alex Tzelnic
Community Engagement Manager, Kim Kneeland featured in the Winchester Star in “Young Professionals” interview series:
Former Board President, Sally Quinn, Awarded Winchester 2019 Citizen of the Year
Wright-Locke Farm Goes Greener – Daily Times Chronicle 2019
Winchester High School student, Kelly Hunter-Lynch, interviews Farm employees, Kim and Erika – Spring 2019
Short Articles about the Farm
August, 27th, 2018 Making meals- and a difference at Boston Chefs for Gun Safety Dinner (The Boston Globe)
January 21,┬áSelectmen approve waiver to allow four farm bidders to continue process┬á(Daily Times Chronicle)
January 20,┬áTown caught between farm and hard place┬á(Daily Times Chronicle)
January 13,┬áTwo bids for farmland don’t comply with RFP┬á(Daily Times Chronicle)
January 12,┬áWhat bids will comply?┬á(Daily Times Chronicle)
December 31,┬áWith bid, Trust looks at preservation of Wright-Locke Farm┬á(Winchester Star)
December 25,┬áFor farm, time to act is now┬á(Winchester Star)
December 15,┬áLocal, Fresh Eats Right in Winchester: Featuring Wright-Locke Farm┬á(Mass Realty)
December 8,┬áPublic Information Session on Lands Surrounding Wright-Locke Farm┬á(Winchester Patch)
December 7, 2014,┬áLetter to the editor: A walk on the farm┬á(Winchester Star)
November 30, 2014,┬áLetter to the editor: Conservation was Carlson’s legacy┬á(Winchester Star)
November 26, 2014,┬áTown Notes: Conservancy, backers discuss RFP┬á(Winchester Star)
November 24, 2014,┬áLetter to the editor: Preserve farm’s open space┬á(Winchester Star)
November 19, 2014,┬áTown Notes: Meeting held for potential farm bidders┬á(Winchester Star)
November 9, 2014,┬áLetter to the editor: Development would ruin landscape┬á(Winchester Star)
October 31, 2014,┬áBoard makes the Wright choices for RFP┬á(Daily Times Chronicle)
October 30, 2014,┬áSelectmen approve Wright-Locke RFP┬á(Winchester Star)
October 23, 2014,┬áRFP = ready for primetime┬á(Daily Times Chronicle)
September 24, 2014,┬áSelectmen deny request for more space at Wright-Locke Farm┬á(Winchester Star)
September 23, 2014,┬áSelectmen putting final touches on Farm RFP┬á(Daily Times Chronicle)
July 11, 2014,┬áThe Wright-Locke Farm Question┬á(Daily Times Chronicle)
March 2013,┬áWright-Locke Farm hires McIntyre, Carter┬á(Winchester Star)
April 2012,┬áWright-Locke Farm opens all-seasons greenhouse┬á(Winchester Star)
March 2012,┬áFarm in Winchester revived as a hands-on classroom┬á(Boston Globe)
November 2011,┬áCentury-old wagon returns to Winchester’s last working farm┬á(Boston Globe)