- April 15 Sun: Diversified Farming: On-Farm Workshop Jamestown, RI
- April 21 Sat: The Growing Season Begins Saunderstown, RI
Join us in beautiful Jamestown at Windmist Farm. Farm owner, Martha McNeale will be discussing the importance of diversified farming, or the production of a variety of crop and livestock products to ensure farm stability. The workshop will also discuss the importance of working with other farmers within the local farm community to promote their businesses and develop great relationships.
Free. For more information go to NOFARI.org.
Hosted by Northeast Organic Farming Assoc. of RI at the Windmist Farm: 71 Weeden Lane, Jamestown, RI.
Contact NOFARI.ORG at (401) 523-2653 for more information.
Saturday, April 21, 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Casey Farm, 2325 Boston Neck Road, Saunderstown, R.I..
Earth Day weekend is a great time to plan your spring garden. Join Casey Farm's experts in the greenhouse as they lead you through the best techniques for growing early crops such as microgreens, growing potatoes in patio pots, and starting your plants from seed. After giving your plants a good start at this hands-on workshop, take them home and nurture them for your own delicious produce. Casey Farm staff can instruct and inspire you with their experience in organic farming methods as you plan your season's planting.
Planting materials are included with registration, but please bring gardening gloves.
$6 Historic New England members
Advance tickets recommended. Please call 401-295-1030 ext. 5 for more information or buy online.
Hosted by Historic New England's Casey Farm at the Casey Farm: 2325 Boston Neck Road, Saunderstown, RI.
Contact Jane Hennedy at (401) 295-1030 x5 for more information.