• Granby Open Farm Day at Holcomb Farm

    Posted on September 3, 2014 by in CSA, Events & Activities, Featured, Fresh Access, Local Interest

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    Saturday, September 6, 2014

    Events at Holcomb Farm

    At the CSA Barn at 111 Simsbury Road:

    10:00 am – Farm Talk and Tour

    12:00 pm – Tomato Tasting and Seed Saving Workshop

    3:00 pm – Cooking Demo by Chef John Turenne, of Sustainable Food Systems

    4:00 pm – Farm Talk and Tour

    At the Learning Center Barn at 113 Simsbury Road:

    Granby 4H Exhibits, including animals and outdoor cooking demos.

    Granby Horse Council, showing different breeds and types of riding.

    Friends of Holcomb Farm, providing info on trails and Fresh Access, the farm’s food donation program, funded solely by donations.

    The Institute of Sustainable Nutrition, offering talks throughout the afternoon.

     

    Experience the variety of agriculture in Granby, with stops that not only showcase Holcomb Farm, but other veggie farms, horse farms, orchards, a landscape nursery, and a vineyard, plus a cattle farm and dairy.

    There are more activities at each farm.  Visit GranbyAg.Org for more information.  Hosted by the Granby Agricultural Commission.

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