Welcome to Zenger Farm

We are a working urban farm that models, promotes and educates about sustainable food systems, environmental stewardship, community development and access to good food for all.



Ongoing Events

 

 All events take place at Zenger Farm (11741 SE Foster Road) unless otherwise noted.


Farm Friday Work Party

Fridays, May 8th - October 30th, 2-4pm

Join the farm crew for hands-on field projects, such as weeding, mulching, turning compost, caring for livestock, and tending vegetable and fruit crops. Dress for the weather, wear sturdy closed-toe shoes and bring a water bottle. Children age 8 and older are welcome to participate alongside a parent or guardian. RSVP to prairie@zengerfarm.org.   Farm Friday work parties are for individuals or groups of five or fewer. For larger groups contact laura@zengerfarm.org to schedule a volunteer event.


Lents International Farmers Market (LIFM)

Sundays, May 31st-November 1st, 10am-3pm (92nd & SE Foster Road)

Portland's only internationally focused market, LIFM provides fresh, affordable, and culturally unique produce to the diverse Lents community and offers farm-direct sales opportunities for immigrant, emerging farmers, and new business owners. LEARN MORE

 

Community Supported Agriculture (CSA)

June - November, pick-up @ Zenger Farm and Lents International Farmers Market

Become a member of our CSA and receive a weekly box of farm-fresh produce, and the opportunity to develop a unique partnership with our farm. LEARN MORE


Summer Camp

June 15 - August 28, Monday-Friday 8:45am-3pm

Week-long camps long provide an unforgettable opportunity to explore, eat, and play on an urban educational farm and wetland. For youth entering K-9th grade in the fall. LEARN MORE


Portland Urban Beekeepers @ Zenger Farm

Monthly, 1st & 3rd Saturday, noon-2pm

Learn about honey bees at Zenger Farm. Our onsite honeybee apiary provides collaborative learning opportunities for community members. LEARN MORE


Event Calendar


July

 

Open House

Saturday, July 11th, 2-4pm

Join us for our inaugural Urban Grange Open House. At this family friendly event, meet the Zenger Farm team, including our new Executive Director, Mike Wenrick; tour the new Urban Grange and our farm fields; and watch a cooking demonstration led by members of our Community Chef program. No need to RSVP, just join us!

 

Pie Contest

Sunday, July 12th (judging at noon), Lents International Farmers Market @ 92nd & SE Foster Road

Do you love pie?  Enter our pie contest and win great prizes: 1st place is $75 in tokens to be used at the market (that's like cash!), second place is $25 in tokens, third place is $10 in tokens, and the People's Choice award is $25 in tokens. Not feeling the competitive bug? Come with recipes to share or help pick the People's Choice winning pie by tasting all of the entries and voting for your favorite. Email Sarah Broderick for details.