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Solstice Farm Day

June 25 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Enjoy the Summer Solstice with the Ignatius Farm team!

Join the team in the field for a community work-bee in the morning and stay for a workshop after lunch!

Bring your lunch, a blanket or a camp chair! And top your day with a hike on one of the many trails.

Work-bee: 9-12pm

Please dress for the weather and bring your own gloves. Tools will be provided. Seasonal field work is dictated by the crops, weather and what is most needed that day.

Brown bag picnic lunch: 12-1pm

Bring your own lunch and enjoy eating outside at the Farm!

Afternoon workshops: 1-3pm

Pay what you can, there will be a donation tin.

  1. Insect pest identification – learn about some of the common vegetable pests, how to ID them and how you can prevent/minimize their damage.
  2. Key practices of holistic orchard care – come to this interactive workshop to learn how various elements of orchard care fit together – pruning, fruit thinning, pest control, management of the orchard floor, and more.

Sign up on the form below! Deadline is June 22.

July 23 - Community Field Day

  • Accessibility & Meeting point

    WORK-BEE: Meeting in the parking lot by the farm workshop. WORKSHOPS: Insect Pest Identification participants meet under the tent by the farm workshop, and the Key Practices of Holistic Orchard Care participants meet in the community orchard.
  • COVID-19 Protocols

    Volunteers must follow COVID-19 protocols, including adhering to 2m distancing and wearing a mask when distancing is not possible. Do not come if you or anyone in your household has COVID-19 symptoms.
  • For more information

    Contact Pam at farmoutreach@ignatiusguelph.ca 519-824-1250 ext 244

Details

Date:
June 25
Time:
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Organizer

Ignatius Farm
Phone:
519.824.1250 ext 244
Email:
farmoutreach@ignatiusguelph.ca
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Venue

Ignatius Farm Workshop
5420 Hwy 6 N
Guelph, ON N1H 6J2 Canada
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Phone:
519-824-1250
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