Events at Heritage Farm

Join us for gardening and seed saving workshops at Heritage Farm. Learn from our knowledgeable staff, meet other gardeners, and support our mission to save America's heirloom seeds. We're often looking for volunteers to help with events too.

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Upcoming Events

We're working on our 2020 event calendar at the moment—please check back soon for more information.

Apple Grafting School
Apple Grafting Workshops

March 20 & 21, April 3, 2020

Learn how to graft and care for apple trees in a half-day workshop. Discuss apple histories, practice apple propagation and take home three grafted trees to begin your very own orchard.

Apple Grafting School
Full Day Apple Grafting & Orchard School

April 4, 2020

This full-day apple grafting and orchard school includes an in-depth look at pruning and orchard care, soil health and pest management, orchard tour, scion wood swap, and bringing home six (or more!) grafted trees to begin (or expand) your very own orchard.

Heirloom Plant Sale
Heirloom Plant Sale

May 2, 2020

Discover rare heirlooms, historic varieties, and beloved favorites; bring them home to plant in your own garden. This is the kick-off for spring transplant sales at the Lillian Goldman Visitors Center.

Conference and Campout
Conference & Campout

July 17-18, 2020

Join us to celebrate our connection to food, community, seeds, and garden. Friday tours, workshops, potluck and seed swap. Saturday speakers, tours, workshops, and a barn dance. Friday tours and workshops, meal tickets, and campsites must be purchased in advance.

Seed School
Seed School

August 14-16, 2020

Learn how to grow, harvest, store, and save seeds while discussing the importance of preserving crop diversity in your own backyard. Discover how to engage your community in seed stewardship through seed libraries, seed swaps, and community gardens.