greenhorn’s rabbit roast + encampment september 13/14

posted September 10, 2008

A few “seats” are still available at this lovely event in the Hudson Valley for young farmers! Call 845.758.3468 right this minute to reserve your spot:

What:
A young farmer sleepover with workshops, bonfire, picnic- potluck with roasted rabbits, pork sausages, vegetarian yum yums and ice cream.

Where:
Glynwood Center, Cold Spring NYan educational farm and non-profit advocacy institute working on land conservation and local food issues. (1 hour north of Manhattan on Metro North)

The Glynwood Center is a working organic farm and conference center set in the middle of 2,000 acres of preserved forest glory. Their work revolves around helping communities preserve land and a strong agricultural economy. The site is stupendously beautiful with goats, chickens, orchards, rare cows and sheep, and an ancient orchard.

Workshops include:
sam comfort of anarchy apiaries, Top bar hive construction
dave Llewellyn- horse-drawn tillage, thermo greenhouse demos
tom mylan- meat curing workshop
erin bullock – fermentation workshop
alexandra sarkozy – spinning and silk worms
severine fleming- basic plant propagation and seed balls
mikel maron – serve your country food
alan webber- food+farming films, horror films
millions of glow bugs

To REGISTER NOW….
1. Call 845.758.3468 right now to reserve your spot!
2. Cost is sliding scale, 35-75 dollars.

Send checks to:
The greenhorns
PO Box 87
Red Hook NY 12571

OR visit our new Paypal portal, to be posted shortly at http://www.thegreenhorns.net

Please include your name, email, telephone contact, and mode of transport along with your check or in a comment with your Paypal payment.

Getting there:
The Glynwood Farm is easily accessible from the Cold Springs stop on Metro-north Hudson line.Schedule and fairs for the day of the rabbit roast can be found at http://as0.mta.info/mnr/schedules/sched_form.cfm

About us:
www.thegreenhorns.wordpress.com www.thegreenhorns.net www.serveyourcountryfood.net

This is a camping event- please bring the necessary gear. Again, details to follow.

You can download the Rabbit Roast invite here if you want to tell your friends about it. See you soon!