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Farm Visit Day

Licking Creek Bend Farm
Sunday, May 21, 2017
11:00 AM — 3:30 PM
928 Donahoe Road
Needmore, PA 17238 United States

Free Event Reservation Required Kid-friendly

Meet Licking Creek Bend Farm’s amazing staff, tour the farm, see our farm equipment, share a veggie potluck, swim in the creek, meet neighbors and enjoy a day in the country. Bring bathing suits and towels.

11:00 am – We’ll focus on how we grow our FRUIT TREES without chemical pesticides (using edge-of-forest/carbon sequestration approach).

11:30 am – We’ll discuss ORGANIC NO-TILL VEGETABLE GROWING METHODS AND MACHINERY, along with our first-year results.

12:00 – We’ll TOUR OUR FIELDS, MACHINERY and discuss CARBON SEQUESTRATION TECHNIQUES AND HEAVY COVER CROPPING, including the elimination of PVC plastic (over one ton two years ago!).

1:00 pm – We’ll enjoy a POTLUCK lunch and meet each other. Bring a veggie dish to share, your own reusable dishes, cups and silverware.

2:00pm – Walk around the farm, swim in the creek and generally enjoy the day in the country.

Contact us for the best directions: esiegel2@igc.org. (It takes about two hours from the DC/MD area.)

Cost: Free