Current and Upcoming Events

Event When Location Category Email
Stone Soup - A Gardener's Guide to Soil A conversation about soils: What we used to know about the world beneath our feet. (read more...) March 25th, 2017 9:00 AM
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12:00 PM
Horn Farm Center 4945 Horn Road York, PA 17406 United States Workshop educationdirector@hornfarmcenter.org
Foraging Intensive - 2017 Foraging is the act of finding and gathering wild foods. For the majority of our existence on this planet, human beings lived as hunter-gatherers. By engaging in this age-old practice, we can provide ourselves with healthy and FREE food and medicine, become more self-reliant, and connect on a much deeper level to the landscape in which we live. (read more...) March 25th, 2017 9:00 AM
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November 25th, 2017 12:00 PM
Horn Farm Center 4945 Horn Road York, PA 17406 United States Programs educationdirector@hornfarmcenter.org
Starting Your Garden Now you have a garden - Here's where to get started! (read more...) March 30th, 2017 6:00 PM
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8:00 PM
Horn Farm Center 4945 Horn Road York, PA 17406 United States Workshop educationdirector@hornfarmcenter.org
Wild Lands Immersion - Primitive Skills Spring 2017 Wild Lands Immersion - Primitive Skills Spring 2017: (read more...) April 1st, 2017 9:00 AM
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May 6th, 2017 4:00 PM
4945 Horn Road York, PA 17406 United States Workshop educationdirector@hornfarmcenter.org
Food Preservation Basics Learn about food preservation techniques and the science behind food preservation. (read more...) April 1st, 2017 10:00 AM
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1:00 PM
Horn Farm Center 4945 Horn Road York, PA 17406 United States Workshop educationdirector@hornfarmcenter.org
Foraging - April 2017 April is the time of spring greens for soups, salads, and teas - the perfect time to detox from our winter indulgences. We'll keep our eyes to the ground and focus on what is emerging and end the class with tasting some of what we harvest. Each class is two hours in duration. Beginners and experienced foragers are welcome. Be prepared to walk, often at times on muddy or uneven surfaces. Dress for the weather and season! We meet at the pole barn. (read more...) April 8th, 2017 9:00 AM
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11:00 AM
Horn Farm Center 4945 Horn Road York, PA 17406 United States Workshop educationdirector@hornfarmcenter.org
Intro to Permaculture - Spring 2017 Permaculture is a practice that is steeped in deep observation, understanding relationships, and designing systems that meet our needs while simultaneously caring for the Earth and providing for future generations. (read more...) April 9th, 2017 9:00 AM
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3:00 PM
Horn Farm Center 4945 Horn Road York, PA 17406 United States Workshop educationdirector@hornfarmcenter.org
Land Regeneration: Engineering Ecosystems Join us for a one-day workshop on ways to restore ecosystem health by applying the principles and techniques of disturbance-based forest management. We can expedite environmental restoration by increasing variability in forest structure and habitats. (read more...) April 23rd, 2017 9:00 AM
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4:00 PM
Horn Farm Center 4945 Horn Road York, PA 17406 United States Workshop educationdirector@hornfarmcenter.org
Work Day - May Get your farm fix! Monthly Volunteer Work Day the first Saturday of each month from 9 a.m. to noon. (read more...) May 6th, 2017 9:00 AM
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10:37 AM
4945 Horn Road York, PA 17406 United States Work Day at the Horn Farm Center info@hornfarmcenter.org
2017 Heirloom Plant Sale Greenhouse grown heirloom plants will be ready to be transplanted into YOUR garden! Vegetables, herbs, and more will be for sale to the public. Come out to the farm on Saturday, May 6 between 9am and 3pm. (read more...) May 6th, 2017 9:00 AM
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3:00 PM
Horn Farm Center 4945 Horn Road York, PA 17406 United States Programs educationdirector@hornfarmcenter.org
2017 MAEscapes Plant Sale Need transplants for your garden? Come visit the Horn Farm booth at the MAEscapes Plant Sale! (read more...) May 13th, 2017 8:30 AM
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2:00 PM
112 Pleasant Acres Road York, PA 17402 United States Fundraiser  
MicroHerding Invertebrates Learn to deal with Aquatic, Subterranean, Terrestrial, and Flying Invertebrates for composting and pest management, as well as food for fish, animals, and humans! (read more...) May 13th, 2017 9:00 AM
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12:30 PM
Horn Farm Center 4945 Horn Road York, PA 17406 United States Workshop educationdirector@hornfarmcenter.org
Foraging - May 2017 May - This month we'll do a general plant walk around the property and look at what is in season. We'll spend some time discussing ecological functions of the plants, general observation skills that are useful to the forager, and see what else arises as we explore the property. Each class is two hours in duration. Beginners and experienced foragers are welcome. Be prepared to walk, often at times on muddy or uneven surfaces. Dress for the weather and season! We meet at the pole barn. (read more...) May 15th, 2017 6:00 PM
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8:00 PM
Horn Farm Center 4945 Horn Road York, PA 17406 United States Workshop educationdirector@hornfarmcenter.org
2017 Horn Farm CSA 23 Week CSA memberships now available for the 2017 season. (read more...) May 30th, 2017 4:15 PM
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November 4th, 2017 6:30 PM
4945 Horn Road York, PA 17406 United States Programs info@hornfarmcenter.org
Foraging - June 2017 June - Mid-summer is the time of abundance so there will be no shortage of plants to get to know. We'll do another general plant walk this month, this time focusing on a different area of the property than we saw in May. We'll also address the topic of invasive species and perhaps gain a new (old) perspective on the role they play in our ecosystem. Each class is two hours in duration. Beginners and experienced foragers are welcome. Be prepared to walk, often at times on muddy or uneven surfaces. Dress for the weather and season! We meet at the pole barn. (read more...) June 10th, 2017 9:00 AM
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11:00 AM
Horn Farm Center 4945 Horn Road York, PA 17406 United States Workshop educationdirector@hornfarmcenter.org
Summer Bounty - Jams and Jellies Learn about the basics of processing jars of jellies and jams. (read more...) June 14th, 2017 6:00 PM
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8:30 PM
Horn Farm Center 4945 Horn Road York, PA 17406 United States Workshop educationdirector@hornfarmcenter.org
Cycle the Solstice - 2017 On Saturday, June 24, The Cycle Works of Wrightsville, Pennsylvania will be hosting the third annual Cycle the Solstice bicycle ride to benefit The Horn Farm Center for Agricultural Education. Cycle the Solstice is a 10-, 20-, 30-, 62-, or 100-mile fun bike ride through York and Lancaster counties. The ride will offer cycling opportunities for riders of all ages and abilities while providing information about leading healthy lifestyles through supporting fresh, local food production in the region. The proceeds from this healthy, fun family event will be used to underwrite the Horn Farm Center's class offerings which directly supports their mission of connecting the community to local food. (read more...) June 24th, 2017 6:30 AM
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12:00 AM
4945 Horn Road York, PA 17406 United States Fundraiser info@hornfarmcenter.org
Foraging - July 2017 July - This month we'll focus on tea! We can make tea for all occasions, from medicinal teas to target specific ailments, to teas for taste, relaxation, or just to provide additional minerals and nutrients in our diet. We focus on what we can harvest for this purpose and end the class with a sample of tea we make from our harvest. Each class is two hours in duration. Beginners and experienced foragers are welcome. Be prepared to walk, often at times on muddy or uneven surfaces. Dress for the weather and season! We meet at the pole barn. (read more...) July 10th, 2017 6:00 PM
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8:00 PM
Horn Farm Center 4945 Horn Road York, PA 17406 United States Workshop educationdirector@hornfarmcenter.org
Foraging - August 2017 August - Medicine making - This month we'll look at different ways to make plant medicine including honey infusions, tinctures, teas, salves, and syrups. We'll identify the plants in the field, look at finished examples of the above, and do a full walk through of at least one example. Each class is two hours in duration. Beginners and experienced foragers are welcome. Be prepared to walk, often at times on muddy or uneven surfaces. Dress for the weather and season! We meet at the pole barn. (read more...) August 12th, 2017 9:00 AM
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11:00 AM
Horn Farm Center 4945 Horn Road York, PA 17406 United States Workshop educationdirector@hornfarmcenter.org
Foraging - August 2017 August - Medicine making - This month we'll look at different ways to make plant medicine including honey infusions, tinctures, teas, salves, and syrups. We'll identify the plants in the field, look at finished examples of the above, and do a full walk through of at least one example. Each class is two hours in duration. Beginners and experienced foragers are welcome. Be prepared to walk, often at times on muddy or uneven surfaces. Dress for the weather and season! We meet at the pole barn. (read more...) August 12th, 2017 9:00 AM
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11:00 AM
(not available) Workshop  
Foraging - September 2017 September - This is a wonderful transition time between summer and fall and the abundance in the field shows. We'll walk the property and see what is thriving on the edges. Each class is two hours in duration. Beginners and experienced foragers are welcome. Be prepared to walk, often at times on muddy or uneven surfaces. Dress for the weather and season! We meet at the pole barn. (read more...) September 18th, 2017 6:00 PM
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8:00 PM
Horn Farm Center 4945 Horn Road York, PA 17406 United States Workshop educationdirector@hornfarmcenter.org
Foraging - October 2017 October - Roots! Now is the time to begin digging roots - as the plants begin to drawn their energies into the ground to store them for winter, we can begin to take advantage of this and dig them up to be used as tasty root vegetables, process and dry them for coffee, tea, and medicine. We'll demonstrate the process for taking them from root to coffee, and possible sample a warm taste before we finish. Each class is two hours in duration. Beginners and experienced foragers are welcome. Be prepared to walk, often at times on muddy or uneven surfaces. Dress for the weather and season! We meet at the pole barn. (read more...) October 7th, 2017 9:00 AM
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11:00 AM
Horn Farm Center 4945 Horn Road York, PA 17406 United States Workshop educationdirector@hornfarmcenter.org
Foraging - November 2017 November - As the days move towards winter and the evenings get cooler, soup becomes a staple of the dinner table. We walk the property and forage for soup greens, grains, and roots. We'll finish with a batch of wild soup ready for tasting. Each class is two hours in duration. Beginners and experienced foragers are welcome. Be prepared to walk, often at times on muddy or uneven surfaces. Dress for the weather and season! We meet at the pole barn. (read more...) November 4th, 2017 9:00 AM
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11:00 AM
Horn Farm Center 4945 Horn Road York, PA 17406 United States Workshop educationdirector@hornfarmcenter.org
Foraging - December 2017 December - Winter foraging. Depending on the weather of the season, this is when we move into the lean times. Many of the summer and fall offerings have died back, but there is still plenty for the adventurous forager to add to the dinner table. Come see what we can find and utilize as the months proceed into winter. Each class is two hours in duration. Beginners and experienced foragers are welcome. Be prepared to walk, often at times on muddy or uneven surfaces. Dress for the weather and season! We meet at the pole barn. (read more...) December 2nd, 2017 9:00 AM
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11:00 AM
Horn Farm Center 4945 Horn Road York, PA 17406 United States Workshop educationdirector@hornfarmcenter.org