Communal Spirit: Learn Homesteading Skills

Homesteading Fair 2012

September 8 & 9
Saturday 8AM-5PM   Sunday 8AM-4PM
Maple Ridge Center, East Rd., Lowville, NY

$10/person or $15/weekend pass
(children 17 and under free when accompanying a paying adult)

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Lewis County in conjunction with Mother Earth News are responding to the increasing numbers of people inquiring about raising backyard poultry, beef, and other livestock, food preservation, energy alternatives for homes and farms, and back-to-the-land management skills with a new educational event.

Workshops * DIY Projects * Demonstrations
Gardening: Vegetable–Herb
Canning & Preserving * Beekeeping
Maple Syrup Production * Woodlot Forestry
Small-scale Farming * Raising Poultry-Livestock
And much more!
Vendors * Farmer’s Marketplace * Food

For a schedule of workshops, click here.
For directions to the Maple Ridge Center, click here.
Check out the Homesteading Fair Facebook page here.

Presented by the Cornell Cooperative Extension Lewis County
For more information: Call (315) 376-5270


3 thoughts on “Communal Spirit: Learn Homesteading Skills

  1. Man! I remember the days when Dad and I went to these fairs to learn as much as we could about living “off the land.” They were invaluable and loads of fun! I know it’s after-the-fact, but I hope you actually went to this…..

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