Field Day Workshops

Our 2017 CRAFT Farm Field Day topics:

May 10 – Wheelbarrow Farm – Farm safety & Greenhouse management
June 5 – Grassroots – Farm Business Accounting
July 3 – Puddleduck – Maple Syrup production, Mixed Farm – vegetables, chickens & cattle
August 9 – Lunar Rhythm – Working with Horses & vegetable storage and processing facility
September 11 – Willo’wind – Livestock management 
October 11 – Chick-a-biddy – Season extension – Winter greens and root cellar

 2016 topics:

  • Wheelbarrow Farm ~ Greenhouse Seedlings/ Farm Safety Course

  • Lunar Rythm ~ Working with Draft Horses

  • Mike Lanigan ~ Mechanical Cultivation

  • Foggy River Farm ~ Perennials

  •  Willo’Wind ~ Livestock

  • Chick-a-biddy Acres ~ Season Extension

 2014 topics:

  • Wheelbarrow Farm ~ Greenhouse Operations Farm Safety Course

  • Lunar Rythm ~ Working with Draft Horses

  • Meadowsweet Farm ~ Alternative Income Streams: Specialty Crops, Hops etc.

  • Mike Lanigan ~ Mechanical Weed Management

  • Foggy River Farm ~ Principles of Design Using Permaculture

  • Chick-a-biddy Acres ~ Winter Share Structuring/Season Extension

 2013 topics:

  • Intern Orientation/Farm Health & Safety/Working with Draft Horses

  • Introduction to Bees

  • Mechanical Tillage with Tractors and Equipment “From Sod to Seed Bed”

  • Pastured Livestock & Animal Husbandry

  • Food Storage & Preservation

  • Sustainable Building