Stuff Your Stockings with Handmade By Survivors Products

Share List It’s a holiday pop-up shop featuring our Handmade By Survivors products. Come on out to the farm to stuff your stockings with gifts that support survivors! Saturday, December 16 10 am to 2 pm 4400 Briar Hill Road Lexington We’ll be converting the kitchen on the backside of the property into a festive […]

17 Flower Arranging Tips

Share List Are you looking at your bundle of beautiful flowers and thinking…now what?! We’ve prepared 17 tips to support you through the process. Grab some scissors and let’s get creative! Don’t forget to take a photo of your creation to share with us. Tag us on Facebook @GreenHouse17 and mention us @greenhouse17ky on Twitter […]

Introducing Wholesome: New Handmade By Survivors Goat Milk Soap

Share List We’re so excited to share our newest Handmade By Survivors product with you! Wholesome is a goat milk soap made with corn and calendula from our farm to provide exfoliation and nourishment. Natural ingredients like lemon balm herb, lavender flower, comfrey leaf, plantain leaf, and other essential oils soften your skin. Available now […]

Wanna give halvsies?

Share List “Let’s go halvsies!”  We’ve all said or agreed with these words at some point in our lives. Maybe for rent during college, dinner with friends, tickets to a special event. This is the idea behind the new Halvsies, a new crowd philanthropy start-up out of Indianapolis. Halvsies approaches online fundraising a little differently. […]

Thinking About Flowers

Share List By Jessica Ballard Farm and Family Advocate As I am writing this post, snow is gently falling outside my window. It seems a bit ironic to be writing about flowers right now, but flowers are all I can think about as we plan our spring and summer gardens. When I began working at […]

U-Pick Flowers Day – August 23

Share List We’re planning a U-Pick Day on the farm! Get together a group of family and friends for a fun day of flower picking on our farm. Saturday, August 23 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. On our farm – Request directions here $10 per bucket Our beautiful flowers are field-grown by our staff and […]

We are a Partnership for Freedom Finalist!

Share List We have big news to share! We’ve learned an idea we submitted to a national competition was chosen as a finalist from more than 160 submissions representing 260 applying organizations A few weeks ago, our staff submitted an idea to the Partnership for Freedom, a competition seeding innovative ideas to better care for […]

So, why do we farm?

Share List Have you ever wondered how our farm program relates to our mission to end intimate partner abuse? This video produced by Pinnacle Productions tells the story. It was created for our 2013 Kentucky Nonprofit Network Innovative Nonprofit Award. Through interviews with staff and survivors, the video explores the beautiful meaning of our farm.  […]

CSA – Enjoy a share of our harvest

Share List Do you enjoy seasonal, locally grown vegetables and berries? Would you consider purchasing a “share” of our farm’s produce or flowers? We are exploring options for a new Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) project for the summer season. A CSA is a pre-ordered, prepaid share in a farm’s harvest. Although many CSAs require a seasonal […]