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Open Farm Days w/ Groundswell
August 13 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pmFree
The Incubator Farm as well as several other farms along the west side of Cayuga lake will have their doors/fences/barns open for tours and activities as part of CCE’s Open-Farm Days. Open to anyone interested in learning more about this program from 12:00pm – 4:00pm. Not even sure what we’re talking about? Check out this article for some background info about New York State’s first incubator farm.
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.
FREE ! we welcome a small donation to support our ability to offer tours
- Family friendly
- Please leave your pets at home
- Out-house on site
- Depending on the time of year and our availability, we most likely can arrange a private tour for individuals or groups. Contact us for details.
- Interested in applying to be a farmer at the incubator farm? Learn more.
Can’t make it? Next tour will be offered: Tuesday, September 12th – 5:30-6:30pm
Contact Liz, Farm Manager, with questions 607-319-5095 or firstname.lastname@example.org