5th Annual Farm Squad (Virtual)
Thu, Dec 17
Zoom info will be given upon registration.
Dec 17, 5:00 PM – Dec 19, 4:00 PM
Zoom info will be given upon registration.
Come join us as we explore ways to promote mind, body, and wellness from the comfort of your own home! This 3 day event empowers Veterans and their families with little to no experience in homesteading and sustainable agricultural practices.
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VA Workshop 2020: Maple Syrup Production
Time is TBD
Soukup Farms
Time is TBD
Soukup Farms, 271 Halls Corners Rd, Dover Plains, NY 12522, USA
This workshop is one of eight farmer training courses Heroic Food has planned with the VA Hudson Valley Health Care System as one of their first agricultural pilot programs. We are partnering with Soukup Farms in Dover Plains to show our vets a sticky business! Registration is closed.
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VA Workshop 2020: Mushroom Cultivation
Time is TBD
Location is TBD
Time is TBD
Location is TBD
Mushroom cultivation is a niche industry within the farming community, and a bigger conversation is emerging that connects mushrooms and regenerative farming. https://civileats.com/2017/07/07/6-reasons-more-farms-should-grow-mushrooms/
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VA Workshop 2020: Livestock Production
Time is TBD
Sprout Creek Farm
Time is TBD
Sprout Creek Farm, 34 Lauer Rd, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603, USA
Our Dept of VA veteran participants will learn about how farmers use livestock to enhance, production, and value of their farm operations. This workshop is one of eight farmer training courses Heroic Food has planned with the VA Hudson Valley Health Care System. Registration is closed.
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Helping Hands at Rise & Root Farm
Sat, Nov 14
Rise & Root Farm
Nov 14, 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Rise & Root Farm, 168 Meadow Ave, Chester, NY 10918, USA
Come join us as we help with some final preparations and high tunnel work for the farm. We have room for 12 participants to maintain distancing per NYS Covid protocol. A continental breakfast and farm to table lunch available to all registered participants.
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[Zoom Workshop] Seasonal Veggie Preservation w. Harlem Valley Homestead
Wed, Sep 09
Zoom Seasonal Food Preservation Workshop
Sep 09, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM EDT
Zoom Seasonal Food Preservation Workshop
Learn how to select, prepare, and process a variety of summer vegetables you can find at local farmer's markets.
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Gleaning Workshop w. Rise and Root Farm [Part 2: Weeding Cabbage Beds]
Sat, Aug 01
Rise & Root Farm
Aug 01, 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Rise & Root Farm, 168 Meadow Ave, Chester, NY 10918, USA
Get out of the house and come join us as we weed our new cabbage beds. We have room for 12 participants to keep things safe, maintain distancing per federal protocol.
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Gleaning Workshop w. Cornell Small Farms & Rise and Root Farm [Part 1: Planting Cabbage]
Sun, Jun 28
Rise & Root Farm
Jun 28, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Rise & Root Farm, 168 Meadow Ave, Chester, NY 10918, USA
Get out of the house and come join us as we plant vegetables (cabbage) that will provide an abundance of fresh food for local food banks. We have room for 12 participants to keep things safe, maintain distancing per federal protocol.
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Soil Science and Hop Seeding for Black Snake Brewery
Mon, Jun 22
Old Adriance Farm
Jun 22, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Old Adriance Farm, 148 Creek Rd, Staatsburg, NY 12580, USA
Old Adriance Farm, owned by USMC veteran Robb Higgins and his family, is also Black Snake Brewing Co. Farmers Samantha Coon and Stacey Higgins requested our help in some hands-on hop seeding, which will be used for their brews this year. Soil health education and lunch will also be provided.
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Maintenance and Seeding of Garden Beds at VFW Post 170
Sat, Jun 06
VFW Post 170 Vail-Wolff Mc Kenna-Frye Po
Jun 06, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
VFW Post 170 Vail-Wolff Mc Kenna-Frye Po, 1 Violet Ave, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601, USA
Heroic Food works with members of VFW POST 170 to reignite the Victory Garden movement in the Hudson Valley.
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Giving Tuesday 2019 Harvest Box Book Drive!
Tue, Dec 03
Online
Dec 03, 2019, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM EST
Online
Nourished Hudson Valley and Sabellico's Greenhouses & Florist are donating 50% of all sales of their collaborated work, 2019 Harvest Box Seasonal Cookbook, to Heroic Food! Get your copy today: https://www.nourishedhudsonvalley.com/product-page/harvest-box-seasonal-e-cookbook-summer-fall-2019-edition
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Greenhouse Construction with Hudson Hills Montessori School 2019
Sat, Nov 09
Hudson Hills Montessori School
Nov 09, 2019, 11:00 AM – 3:30 PM
Hudson Hills Montessori School, 40 Rector St. Beacon NY 12508
Instructor w. experience at Sprout Creek Farm, Heroic Food and veteran families come together to build a greenhouse for the students to enjoy while the students learn about greenhouse maintenance!
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VA Workshop 2019: Microgreen Production Part 1
Mon, Oct 28
Indoor Organic Gardens of Poughkeepsie
Oct 28, 2019, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Indoor Organic Gardens of Poughkeepsie, 316 Main St Poughkeepsie NY 12601
This workshop is one of eight farmer training courses Heroic Food has planned with the VA Hudson Valley Health Care System as one of their first agricultural pilot programs. Registration is closed.
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Heroic Food's 2019 Meet & Greet
Fri, Oct 25
271 Halls Corners Rd
Oct 25, 2019, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
271 Halls Corners Rd, 271 Halls Corners Rd, Dover Plains, NY 12522, USA
Join us in celebrating the service of Jennifer Soukup, Army farmer veteran and co-owner of Soukup Farms. RSVP here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/heroic-foods-2019-meet-greet-tickets-73511895057?aff=ebdssbeac
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Hudson Valley Farm Hub Tour
Wed, Oct 23
1875 Hurley Mountain Rd
Oct 23, 2019, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
1875 Hurley Mountain Rd, 1875 Hurley Mountain Rd, Hurley, NY 12443, USA
The Hudson Valley Farm Hub is an incredible local resource. Heroic Food and HVFH sit down to discuss possibilities for future collaboration.
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Farm Squad 2019
Fri, Sep 20
Sprout Creek Farm
Sep 20, 2019, 9:00 AM – Sep 22, 2019, 6:00 PM
Sprout Creek Farm, 34 Lauer Rd, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603, USA
Heroic Food’s Signature 3-Day Annual Event at Soukup Farms, Sprout Creek Farm and Walnut Grove Farm/CropPharm!
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VA Workshop 2019: Soil Science and Compost
Wed, Aug 07
VA Hudson Valley Health Care System
Aug 07, 2019, 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
VA Hudson Valley Health Care System, 41 Castle Point Rd, Wappingers Falls, NY 12590, USA
This workshop is one of eight farmer training courses Heroic Food has planned with the VA Hudson Valley Health Care System as one of their first agricultural pilot programs. Registration is closed.
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VA Workshop 2019: Raised Bed Construction
Tue, Aug 06
VA Hudson Valley Health Care System
Aug 06, 2019, 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
VA Hudson Valley Health Care System, 2094 Albany Post Rd, Montrose, NY 10548
This workshop is one of eight farmer training courses Heroic Food has planned with the VA Hudson Valley Health Care System as one of their first agricultural pilot programs. Registration is closed.
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Farmstead BBQ Fundraiser 2019
Sat, Jul 27
Patchwork Quilt Farm
Jul 27, 2019, 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Patchwork Quilt Farm, 2098 Bruynswick Rd, Wallkill, NY 12589, USA
Join us for a fundraiser BBQ hosted by Patchwork Quilt Farms
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VA Workshop 2019: Farming 101/Seed Starting and Crop Planning
Tue, Jun 25
VA Hudson Valley Health Care System
Jun 25, 2019, 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM
VA Hudson Valley Health Care System, 41 Castle Point Rd, Wappingers Falls, NY 12590, USA
This workshop is one of eight farmer training courses Heroic Food has planned with the VA Hudson Valley Health Care System as one of their first agricultural pilot programs. Registration is closed.
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Sticky Business 2019
Sat, Mar 16
Soukup Farm
Mar 16, 2019, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Soukup Farm, 271 Halls Corners Rd, Dover Plains, NY 12522, USA
Come explore the maple production, from tree's to sale process with a local Veteran family owned and operated maple farm, Soukup farms
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