2021 Field Day Season

We hope you’ll join NOFA-NY for our 2021 Field Day Season. All events are free of charge!

Upcoming Events

photo credit: Browder’s Birds

September 28 from 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Intro to Organic Poultry Farming
@ Browder’s Birds
4050 Soundview Ave, Mattituck, NY 11952

Join us for a tour of Browder’s Birds and learn about this farm’s journey to becoming Long Island’s first certified organic and pastured poultry farm, hosted by Chris Browder.

Registration is required. Space is limited.

photo credit: Restoration Farm

October 13 from 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Intro to Organic Cover Crops (Co-hosted by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County)
@ Restoration Farm
140 Bethpage-Sweet Hollow Rd, Old Bethpage, NY 11804

Join us for a tour of Restoration Farm and learn about the many benefits organic cover crops, including soil health, weed control, tillage reduction, erosion prevention, forage for chickens, and pollinator habitat for bees. Hosted by CCE Soil Scientist, Debbie Aller, and Caroline Fanning and Dan Holmes of Restoration Farm.

Registration is required. Space is limited.

photo credit: Early Girl Farm

October 26 from 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Intro to Soil Health and Soil Carbon Proxy Testing (Co-hosted by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County)
@ Early Girl Farm
279 South Country Rd, Brookhaven, NY 11719

Join us for an on-farm demonstration of the NOFA/Mass soil carbon proxy protocols. Learn how soils support life and store carbon, and hear about one farmer’s journey to rehabilitate depleted soils. Hosted by Long Island Organic Transition Educator, Whitney Beaman, CCE Soil Scientist, Debbie Aller, and Patty Gentry of Early Girl Farm.

Registration is required. Space is limited.


Field Day Sponsors

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Thanks to our sponsors, supporters, and members, we are able to offer all of our field days free of charge. If you’d like to support our educational programming, you can make a donation here.