Category Archives: Outreach + Exchange

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‘Birds + the Bees’ Pollinator Saturday!

In honor of 2014 National Pollinator Week, TFI presents: ‘Birds + the Bees’ Pollinator Saturday! SAT June 21st (10am-2pm) at the Tryon Farm barn > Pollinator Marketplace > Live Honeybee Hive Demos > Guided Wildflower Walk (2pm)   Join us for our 2014

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‘Birds + the Bees’ Pollinator Saturday!

In honor of 2014 National Pollinator Week, TFI presents: ‘Birds + the Bees’ Pollinator Saturday! SAT June 21st (10am-2pm) at the Tryon Farm barn > Pollinator Marketplace > Live Honeybee Hive Demos > Guided Wildflower Walk (2pm)   Join us for our 2014

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2014 MCHS Education Field Day

On May 5, 2014, over 60 environmental science and biology students from Michigan City High School (MCHS) spent their day at Tryon Farm engaged in active learning about the natural world. Activities included: Cookie Fergeson (Indiana Native Plant & Wildflower Society

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2014 MCHS Education Field Day

On May 5, 2014, over 60 environmental science and biology students from Michigan City High School (MCHS) spent their day at Tryon Farm engaged in active learning about the natural world. Activities included: Cookie Fergeson (Indiana Native Plant & Wildflower Society

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2014 Wild Woods Adventure Day Camp

Tryon Farm Institute presents  Wild Woods Adventure at Tryon Farm a Day Camp by Jon Hook (Scout) + Lu Hook (Wild Boy) for Boys + Girls age 9-14 (limit 12) Wed July 09 – Fri July 11, 2014 (9:30am – Noon

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2014 Wild Woods Adventure Day Camp

Tryon Farm Institute presents  Wild Woods Adventure at Tryon Farm a Day Camp by Jon Hook (Scout) + Lu Hook (Wild Boy) for Boys + Girls age 9-14 (limit 12) Wed July 09 – Fri July 11, 2014 (9:30am – Noon

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[past] Coffee with a Farmer Oct 12, 2013

Tryon Farm Institute presents Coffee with a Farmer: Pete Scherf, Scherf Farm Dairy + Creamery (Michigan City, Indiana) Saturday October 12th at 2:00pm Come meet local farmer Pete Scherf and tour his grass-based dairy operation.  When you talk to a Scherf

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[past] Coffee with a Farmer Oct 12, 2013

Tryon Farm Institute presents Coffee with a Farmer: Pete Scherf, Scherf Farm Dairy + Creamery (Michigan City, Indiana) Saturday October 12th at 2:00pm Come meet local farmer Pete Scherf and tour his grass-based dairy operation.  When you talk to a Scherf

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[past] Wine Tasting by Candlelight March 23, 2013

Celebrate Earth Hour in style! Tryon Farm Institute invites you to Shady Creek Winery in Michigan City, Indiana for a unique wine tasting by candlelight, featuring pairings of local meats and cheese. Admission is only $25 ($30 at the door)

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[past] Wine Tasting by Candlelight March 23, 2013

Celebrate Earth Hour in style! Tryon Farm Institute invites you to Shady Creek Winery in Michigan City, Indiana for a unique wine tasting by candlelight, featuring pairings of local meats and cheese. Admission is only $25 ($30 at the door)

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Farmboys Workshop on Etsy

Farmboys Workshop is creating images from nature, and realizing them in print and mosaic. Including custom designed note cards and larger prints. A portion of the proceeds are generously being donated to Tryon Farm Institute.  Help support the environment, and

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Farmboys Workshop on Etsy

Farmboys Workshop is creating images from nature, and realizing them in print and mosaic. Including custom designed note cards and larger prints. A portion of the proceeds are generously being donated to Tryon Farm Institute.  Help support the environment, and

2012 Ball State Landscape Architecture tour

Ball State Landscape Architecture tour

TFI recently hosted a Tryon Farm property tour for a group of landscape architecture graduate students

2012 Ball State Landscape Architecture tour

Ball State Landscape Architecture tour

TFI recently hosted a Tryon Farm property tour for a group of landscape architecture graduate students

2012 Sedge Meadow report

Sedge Meadow maintenance

Notes and observations from 9/21/12 TFI Sedge Meadow land management site meeting

2012 Sedge Meadow report

Sedge Meadow maintenance

Notes and observations from 9/21/12 TFI Sedge Meadow land management site meeting