2021-07-31 09:00 am - 2021-07-31 11:00 am

Soil Health Demonstration | Hawthorne Valley Farm, Ghent, NY

Join Cornell Cooperative Extension and Hawthorne Valley Farm on Saturday, July 31st, 2021 from 9:00-11:00am for a soil health demonstration, pasture walk, and discussion. This event will be unique and interactive, with a demonstration of the Cornell Soil Health Trailer that will show first-hand the impacts of soil health practices.

Cost of the event is $10.00 per farm, refreshments will be provided. Our host, Hawthorne Valley Farm is a Biodynamic farm raising livestock for meat and dairy, growing vegetables, as well as a having a bakery and on-farm store. Hawthorn Valley is also a participating farm in Dairy Grazing Apprenticeship , a nationwide program in cooperation with the Department of Labor that certifies apprentices who work under certified Mentor Graziers. This is a unique program in the agricultural field and the only one like it in the United States.

The event will be held on the farm at 327 County Route 21C, Ghent, NY 12075. Please register at

Contact Ashley at or 518-649-0267 for more information.

Shop / Donate