#farming

Community Work Day


  • June 30, 2018
    9:00 am - 1:00 pm

We’re breaking ground bit by bit at our newest farm on North Mills River Road, and we’d like to welcome our community to a work day and picnic! Children are welcome, and work will involve hoeing, hand planting, and hand seeding. We will be focusing on our three sisters planting of corn, beans, and squash, (more…)

Learning to See: Supporting the Insects that Make Our Farm & Garden Work


  • July 28, 2018
    9:30 am - 2:30 pm

Learn all about pollinators- BEYOND honeybees! This workshop will explore the many native bees, predatory wasps, beetles, flies, butterflies, and moths that are vital to healthy farm systems, and the direct practices of farmscaping that can be practiced in order to support their populations. Nancy Lee Adamson, with the Xerces Society, together with Brannen Basham (more…)

All About Allium Production


  • June 9, 2018
    1:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Treasured for their culinary, and even some medicinal contributions, allium crops such as garlic, onions, shallots, chives and leeks can provide gratifying yields, if their needs are met. This class provides the tools required to achieve such yields. Instructor Patryk Battle will lead the participants into a look at genetics, soils and soil preparation, timing, (more…)

Assessing Soil Health on your Farm with a Microscope


  • April 21, 2018
    1:30 pm - 7:00 pm

NOTE: This event has reached capacity. Stay tuned for the video! The most essential question for the farmer to ask about his or her soil: Is it alive? In this workshop, we will look at soil samples from participant’s farms, and assess qualitatively the effect of the microorganisms we see on the farm ecosystem. We (more…)

The Independent Farmstead: Smart, Savvy, Scalable Land Stewardship


  • March 9, 2018
    9:30 am - 4:30 pm

PLEASE NOTE: Tickets for this event are for sale via our partner, Organic Growers School. To register, CLICK HERE. Interested participants wishing to apply for a scholarship must contact Living Web Farms to receive an application. +++ In our lifetimes, we’ve seen significant decline in the home-grown American food community. How did farm families in (more…)