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Date   Event   Location Time
Ongoing   Natureworks, Northford
Natureworks hosts ongoing workshops and garden walks. Most are free of charge and no registration needed. See website for details.
518 Forest Road
Northford, CT
see website
April 29, 2015   Preventing Blights, Bugs and Other Vegetable Crop Plagues through IPM
Presented by Litchfield County Farm Bureau
  UConn Extension Center
855 University Dr. Torrington, CT
7:00 pm
May 2, 2015   8th Annual Newtown Earth Day Festival
A full-day of family fun and learning with kids' activities, live music, vendors, tasty food, and silent auction. See website for details.
  Newtown Middle School
Queen Street
10:00am to 4:00pm
May 2, 2015   2nd Annual French Country Market
A unique with vintage treasures, antiques, spring veggies & plants, CT grown & crafted food, local cheeses, hand crafted baked goods, artisan wares and gourmet lunch food trucks. More info here.
  Maples Farm Park
45 Bozrah Street
9:00 am to 2:00 pm
May 3, 2015   Farmer Shindig at Sub Edge Farm
New CT Farmer Alliance Meet-up, food and drink, transplant and seed swap. Details here.
  Sub Edge Farm
199 Town Farm Rd
Farmington, CT
4:00 pm to 7:00pm
May 15 - June 13, 2015   Organic Seedling Sale, Urban Oaks Farm Urban Oaks Organic Farm in New Britain is holding its annual organic seedling sale. Details here.   Urban Oaks Organic Farm
225 Oak Street
New Britain
see website
May 16, 2015   CT Beekeepers Association: Summer Hive Management
Sessions will help develop basic beekeeping skills and will include several hive openings and inspections, with discussions on management techniques. Details and registration here.
  Massaro Farm
9:00 am to 10:00 am & 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
May 15, 2015   Farm Festival & Seedling Sale
Common Ground High School is hosting a Farm Festival and seedling sale. Festivities include music, face-painting, and sheep-shearing, as well as planting tutorials. Details here.

Common Ground High School
358 Springside Avenue
New Haven

10:00 am to 3:00pm
May 30, 2015   Open Farm Days - Sub Edge Farm
Visit the farm for a fun family day of farm tours and activities. Meet the farmers, visit the farm-shop, say hi to the chickens! Website.
  Sub Edge Farm
199 Town Farm Rd
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
May 30, 2015   Plant Sale, New London
FRESH New London is holding a plant sale Saturday, May 30th at their Community Garden at the corner of Williams & Mercer Streets.
  FRESH New London
Williams & Mercer Streets
New London
contact for details
May 31, 2015   CT Climate March
Sponsored by 350CT.org. Details here.

State Capitol
210 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT

11:15 am to 1:00 pm
June 11, 2015   Whole Foods Market Local Supplier Summit
Whole Foods Market will be hosting a local supplier summit for local producers to learn about the company and how to sell their products to Whole Foods Market. Details and registration here.
  400 East Johnson Avenue
Cheshire, CT
9:00 am to 2:00 pm
July 12, 2015   Butchering Workshop at Sub Edge Farm
Join Sub Edge Farm for a snout-to-tail pig butchery demonstration, relevant to beginning and experienced participants, especially farmers, restaurateurs and aspiring butchers interested in learning how to break down a pig into cuts that maximize flavor and value. There will be an emphasis on using the offal and all the parts of the animal. Details and registration here.
  Sub Edge Farm
199 Town Farm Road
Farmington, CT
3:00 pm
August 14 - 16, 2015   NOFA Summer Conference
Details here.
  UMass Amherst
Amherst, MA
see website
August 15, 2015   Fall Hive Preparation
Hands-on sessions in best practices for fall hive management. Details and registration here.
  Massaro Farm
9:00 am to 10:00 am & 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
September 19, 2015   Winter Hive Preparation
A walk-through on closing up the hives at the apiary. Details and registration here.
  Massaro Farm
9:00 am to 10:00 am & 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
September 17, 2015   5% Day for CT NOFA at Whole Foods   All Connecticut Whole Foods locations  


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