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Celebrating Common Ground: Discovering Weeds, Soil Health, and Diversity at the Incubator Farm

August 5 @ 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Celebrating Common Ground: Discovering Weeds, Soil Health, and Diversity at the Incubator Farm

NOFA-NY Field Days are coming to us!

Celebrating Common Ground: Discovering Weeds, Soil Health, and Diversity at the Incubator Farm

August 5, 2017, 3:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Groundswell Center is hosting an open field day on soil science and weeds at the Incubator Farm. Learn from Sandra Wayman of Cornell University’s Sustainable Cropping Systems Lab and Fay Benson of Cornell Cooperative Extension Small Farms Program with their Soil Health Mobile Trailer. This event will be translated into the Karen language and into Spanish for any interested attendees. This day provides a unique opportunity for hands-on learning for speakers of English, Spanish, and Karen.

Register for this event through NOFA here.

This event is produced by NOFA-NY and Groundswell with support from the USDA-Risk Management Agency.

Held at Groundswell Incubator Farm
EcoVillage Ithaca
Ithaca, NY 14850

Directions:

The Groundswell Incubator Farm is located on land owned by EcoVillage Ithaca, 100 Rachel Carson Way, Ithaca NY.

From Ithaca, take route 79 West for 2 miles, turn left on Rachel Carson Way, bear left just before the store Gourdlandia building. Turn left at the stop sign, passing solar panels and a greenhouse. The Incubator Farm is just down the hill from the solar panels. There is a Groundswell sign on the gate.

Details

Date:
August 5
Time:
3:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Event Categories:
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Organizer

NOFA NY
Phone:
585-271-1979
Website:
www.nofany.org

Venue

EcoVillage
Rachel Carson Way
Ithaca, NY 14850 United States
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