Horn Farm Center for Agricultural Education

Horn Farm Happenings – May 17, 2019

CSA pick up dayWe are just two weeks away from CSA season! The first pick up day is Tuesday, June 4 at the farm. We will be sending a special newsletter to subscribers on Mondays starting May 20. There’s still time to sign up! Check out the following offerings:
2019 Horn Farm Vegetable CSA
Betsy’s Flowers at the Farm Flower CSA
Hippy Homestead Gourmet Mushroom CSA
Chicken CSA through Mirror Image Farms
Rising Locust Farm Meat, Egg, Shiitake CSA
Sentient Sisterhood Wild Foods & Medicine CSA


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With CSA season upon us, we’re looking for volunteers to be part of our Tuesday Evening Farm Crew. Ready to get your hands in the soil? We could use your help on the farm between 4 and 7 on Tuesday evenings. Join Field Manager Andrew Horn to be part of the farm community by helping with planting, harvesting, weeding, and mulching. Join us for any or all of the three hours. Please pre-register so we know to expect you!


Upcoming events:
May 18 – Herbal Intensive
May 19 – Healing Power of Plants (Children’s Discovery Series)
May 19 – Mushroom Cultivation (waitlist)
May 21 – Tuesday Evening Farm Crew
May 26 – Seed to Table (Children’s Discovery Series)
May 21 – Tuesday Evening Farm Crew
May 30 – Foraging – May Plant Walk (NEW)
June 1 – Introduction to Plant Communication
June 29 – Foraging – June Plant Walk
June 22 – Cycle the Solstice
June 29 – Raising Insects for Food and Farm
July 13 – Mushroom Cultivation (NEW)
July 18 – Where the Wild Things Grow (Youth Program)
July 23 – Introduction to Canning: Peach Jam
July 29 to 31 – Building Backyard Habitats (Junior Naturalist Training)
July 29 to 31 – Building Community Habitats (Junior Naturalist Training)
August 8 – Introduction to Canning: Tomato Sauce
August 20 – Roasted Vegetables
September 10 – Introduction to Canning: Applesauce
September 28/29 – Pawpaw Festival
October 12 – Bread: Rising to the Next Level

2019 Horn Farm Vegetable CSA
Betsy’s Flowers at the Farm Flower CSA
Hippy Homestead Gourmet Mushroom CSA
Chicken CSA through Mirror Image Farms
Rising Locust Farm Meat, Egg, Shiitake CSA
Sentient Sisterhood Wild Foods & Medicine CSA
Regenerative Farming Internship
Woodland Steward Training Program
Herbal Intensive
Foraging Intensive

See you at the farm!