july 2022

19julAll DaySummer Farm Visit at Poughkeepsie Farm ProjectTuesday, July 19, 9:30-11 am

Details

In partnership with Poughkeepsie Farm Project (PFP). Tour the farm fields, educational gardens and more at a local sustainable farm and get a taste of seasonal summer produce of the Hudson Valley. Learn about plant ecology, sustainable agriculture, community food security, seed saving, and other education programs offered by PFP while touring the farm at peak growing season. Educators will lead harvesting and tasting of summer vegetables and discuss cooking and gardening with the produce featured. PFP grows a diverse variety of crops including vegetables, perennial fruits, and flowers on their 15-acre farm, which donates 40,000 pounds of food a year to the community as part of their food justice mission.


Intensity Level: Easy to moderate, walk at your own pace

Instructor: Poughkeepsie Farm Project Staff

Program Code: 6357

Meets: Tuesday, July 19, 9:30-11 am

Location: Poughkeepsie Farm Project: 51 Vassar Farm Lane, Poughkeepsie NY 12603




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Time

All Day (Tuesday)

Location

Poughkeepsie Farm Project

51 Vassar Farm Lane, Poughkeepsie NY 12603