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.



Watch this short video to see the farm in action. Then come experience it for yourself!

Upcoming Events

 

Interested in visiting the farm? We offer farm tours through our Field Trip Program. We also welcome you to participate in our events listed below. Unless otherwise noted, events occur at Zenger Farm.

 

 

January

 

New Field Trip Leader Volunteer Training: Healthy Wetland Ecosystems

Saturday, January 24th, 10am-2pm

Learn about Zenger Farm and our outdoor environmental education programs on our 16-acre urban farm and wetland. Discover how we teach youth about healthy ecosystems like our wetland. RSVP to Allison O'Sullivan.


Oregon Public House Benefit

Monday, January 26th, Noon-10pm, 700 NE Dekum

The Oregon Public House is a unique establishment that donates 100% of net profits to local non-profits. Come enjoy craft brews and good food, while raising money for Zenger Farm and Friends of Family Farmers. Contact Andrew Hogan with questions.

 

 

February

 

Cooking & Nutrition Education Training

Tuesday, February 17th, 5:30-8pm

More details coming soon. RSVP to Prairie Hale.

 

 

March

 

New Field Trip Leader Volunteer Training

Saturday, March 7th, 10am-2pm

Learn about Zenger Farm and our outdoor environmental education programs on our 16-acre urban farm and wetland. Discover how we teach youth about the farm-to-fork connection, why people need plants, and who are the critters in our crops! Meet our chickens, red wriggler worms and healthy soil insects. RSVP to Allison O'Sullivan.

 

Spring for Zenger

Friday, March 20th - Monday, March 23rd, locations around town

During Spring for Zenger, local businesses donate a percentage of sales to the farm. Join us for four days of eating, drinking and shopping. Bring a friend and help raise $10,000 to support access to good food for all.  Learn more.

 

Spring Break Camp

March 23rd - 27th, Camp Day 8:15am-3pm, Extended Day 3-5:30pm

Campers in 2nd-4th grade will make nature-inspired crafts, brew potions with the season's blossoms, dig in the garden beds, and cook from the fields. Learn more.