[past] 2014 Spring Board Meeting

REMINDER Tryon Farm Institute’s Board of Directors are scheduled to meet this Saturday, May 10, at 1:00pm (CT). Location* LaPorte County Conventions and Visitor’s Bureau – Main Conference Room Marquette Mall, 4073 S Franklin Street, Michigan City, IN 46360 *note:

[past] 2014 Spring Board Meeting

REMINDER Tryon Farm Institute’s Board of Directors are scheduled to meet this Saturday, May 10, at 1:00pm (CT). Location* LaPorte County Conventions and Visitor’s Bureau – Main Conference Room Marquette Mall, 4073 S Franklin Street, Michigan City, IN 46360 *note:

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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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Spring 2014 Prairie Burn

Tryon Farm Institute conducted a prescribed burn on April 23, 2014, of ~3 acres of restored native prairie as part of its continuous land management operations. The affected area was scheduled to be burned as part of a cooperative partnership

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Spring 2014 Prairie Burn

Tryon Farm Institute conducted a prescribed burn on April 23, 2014, of ~3 acres of restored native prairie as part of its continuous land management operations. The affected area was scheduled to be burned as part of a cooperative partnership

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[past] 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] 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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Resource and Conservation Committee!

The TFI Conservation and Resource Management Committee (CRMC) is seeking members and volunteers to lead the programming and management of our unique 55-acre (and growing!) land preserve. Interested in restoring habitat for endangered plants and animals, or helping to maintain

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Resource and Conservation Committee!

The TFI Conservation and Resource Management Committee (CRMC) is seeking members and volunteers to lead the programming and management of our unique 55-acre (and growing!) land preserve. Interested in restoring habitat for endangered plants and animals, or helping to maintain

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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)