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Cooking with Queens Farm: Spring Fresh Recipes
Thursday, May 20, 2021 on ZOOM
6:00PM – 8:00PM
Get a head start on healthy eating this spring in this live, virtual cooking class featuring farm-fresh recipes. Culinary artists Kristen Himmelberg and Zora Levkovski will lead you through the steps to make simple, delicious dishes all from the comfort of your own kitchen. Spring favorites like asparagus and rhubarb will be on the menu, and participants will learn tips on produce handling as well as nutritional background information on each ingredient.
How Does Your Garden Grow?
Saturday, May 22, 2021
11:00AM – 1:00PM
Get expert guidance on how to manage your home garden on this insider’s tour of our growing fields with Queens Farm’s Director of Agriculture, Anne Mastrogiacomo. Wear your garden boots as we venture into the fields and explore topics like seed starting, transplanting, irrigation, harvesting, and organic pest management through first-hand observation. Participants are encouraged to bring their questions and gardening challenges to share with the group which will be addressed during class.
For Groups: Insider Tours
Available weekday afternoons or weekends
This in-depth tour, led by a farm educator, explores our four season growing operation through visiting our greenhouses, cold frames, growing fields, annual & perennial gardens, and composting area. Get to know our heritage livestock and how they contribute to our integrated, sustainable practices. See what it takes to grow a wide variety of organic crops and to produce value-added items like eggs, yarn, honey and more.
For groups of 5-20 people, ages 16 & up