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Upcoming Events

When: May 9, 2018, 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Purchasing and maintaining equipment can be daunting for new and beginning farmers. Karen Vollmecke, farmer, and Patty Neiner, PA-WAgN) will discuss which pieces of equipment are essential in starting good production and maintenance practices; what will make work go faster and with less physical stress on the farmer and what is needed to maintain equipment properly. In addition will share tricks for what to look for when purchasing used equipment.

When: May 11, 2018, 10:00 AM - 2:30 PM

Threefold Farm in Mechanicsburg, PA uses a climate battery greenhouse system to grow in a climate controlled environment. They grow figs, pomegranates, paw paws along with various berries and other fruits. This workshop will cover what is involved in a climate battery greenhouse, pollinators for fruit production, conservation assistance available and how to operate a 'you pick' business and plant nursery.

When: June 6, 2018, 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM

This is a CRAFT organized event and is open to all farm apprentices and anyone interested in learning more about farming. This event is FREE!

When: September 5, 2018, 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM

This is a CRAFT organized event and is open to all farm apprentices and anyone interested in learning more about farming. This event is FREE!