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Urban Ag Workshops New Haven 2013

Urban Ag Workshops New Haven 2013

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Published by: Patricia Dillon on May 25, 2013
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Urban Gardening Workshops New Haven 2013

Ongoing events
Common Ground Open Farm Day - Every Saturday 10am-2pm April 30 to Nov 30 Field Walks w/the Farmer Second Saturday 10:30am April - Sept New Haven Land Trust Community Gardens - Year Round 47 gardens across New Haven - contact for locations & times Yale Sustainable Food Project - Yale Farm Drop-in volunteer work hours Fri & Sat 9am-4pm June 14 - Aug 24 Little Red Hen Garden Drop-in volunteer work hours Saturdays 10am-1pm April - October

Special events (All Events Free)
May 18

Farm Festival & Seedling Sale 10am-3pm
Common Ground - Seedlings $1-5

June 8 June 15 June 22

Harvesting and Handling 11:30am-1:30pm
Mobile Garden Clinic* @ Common Ground

Avoiding Garden Pests & Insects 10am-12pm Talk About Bees! 10am-2pm

New Haven Land Trust @ Neighborhood Housing Services Massaro Community Farm - Multiple Workshops Plus picinic & cooking demo - Free transportation available Pardee Morris House @ Light House Park Mobile Garden Clinic* @ Little Red Hen Garden

July 3

Container Gardening for Seniors*** 10am

July 27

Weeds & Pests 10am-12pm

August 7

Plant Science Day & Open House 10am-4pm
CT Agricultural Experiment Station @Lockwood Farm

August 17 Fall Seedling Sale 10am-2pm Common Ground Seedlings $2-$4

10% off for school and community gardens

August 27 Fall & Winter Gardening 5-7pm Mobile Garden Clinic* @ New Haven Farms’
Chabaso Garden Fair Haven

Sept 14 Sept 21
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Preserving Your Garden Harvest 10am-12pm Getting Ready for Fall Planting time TBA
See reverse for locations & more information

New Haven Land Trust @ Neighborhood Housing Services Mobile Garden Clinic* @ John C. Daniels School Garden**



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Information provided by: New Haven Food Policy Council’s Urban Agriculture Working Group - www.NHfoodpolicycouncil.org



Common Ground High School, Urban Farm & Environmental Education Center 358 Springside Avenue New Haven, CT 06515 (203) 389-4333 x1213 www.commongroundct.org *Mobile Garden Clinic is sponsored by Common Ground **John C. Daniels School Garden: 569 Congress Ave

(Part of Common Ground’s School Garden Resource Center) All Common Ground workshops made possible with support from CT Department of Agriculture, UCONN Extension and the USDA Risk Management Agency

Little Red Hen Garden 32 Mead St New Haven, CT 06511 (203) 777-2192 stacy.spell@gmail.com Massaro Farm 41 Ford Rd Woodbridge, CT 06525 (203) 387-0527 www.massarofarm.org Neighborhood Housing Services 333 Sherman Ave New Haven, CT 06511 (203) 562-0598 www.nhsofnewhaven.org CT Agricultural Experiment Station Main Lab -123 Huntington St New Haven, CT 06511 Lockwood Farm 890 Evergreen Ave (Hamden) (203) 974-8500 www.ct.gov/caes New Haven Farms Chabaso Garden: 360 James St New Haven, CT 06513 (203) 915-1892 www.newhavenfarms.org New Haven Food Policy Council Urban Agriculture Working Group (203) 773-3736 www.NHfoodpolicycouncil.org New Haven Land Trust 315 Peck St New Haven, CT 06513 (203) 562-6655 www.newhavenlandtrust.org


*** Container Gardening for Seniors
Event Sponsored by Elderly Services of the City of New Haven. Gardening, Cooking Demo and Picnic for Seniors.

Please sign up by June 25 for free transportation from senior centers and senior housing complexes. Pardee-Morris House 325 Lighthouse Road New Haven, CT 06512 203-946-7854

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