A Summary of Summer ’17

Interning with Tryon Farm Institute A bit of background on me: my name is Maggie Weighner, and I am entering my final year of studies in Ball State University’s Landscape Architecture program. This summer, I chose to intern with Tryon

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A Summary of Summer ’17

Interning with Tryon Farm Institute A bit of background on me: my name is Maggie Weighner, and I am entering my final year of studies in Ball State University’s Landscape Architecture program. This summer, I chose to intern with Tryon

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Meet Maggie! TFI’s Summer ’17 Landscape Intern

WEEK 8.5 Tuesday, July 25 (right before my vacation) If a picture is worth a thousand words, maybe a trace paper sketch is worth a few hundred… So instead of writing much this week, I’m going to use this blog to

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Meet Maggie! TFI’s Summer ’17 Landscape Intern

WEEK 8.5 Tuesday, July 25 (right before my vacation) If a picture is worth a thousand words, maybe a trace paper sketch is worth a few hundred… So instead of writing much this week, I’m going to use this blog to

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Tryon 5K Recreation Trail

THE TRYON FARM RED DIAMOND TRAIL Tryon Farm’s Red Diamond Trail is a 5.0 Kilometer (3.1 mile) long permanent recreational trail that begins at the Chicken Coop adjacent to the original Farmhouse. The pathway winds itself through a series of

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Tryon 5K Recreation Trail

THE TRYON FARM RED DIAMOND TRAIL Tryon Farm’s Red Diamond Trail is a 5.0 Kilometer (3.1 mile) long permanent recreational trail that begins at the Chicken Coop adjacent to the original Farmhouse. The pathway winds itself through a series of

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Calumet Seed Bombs For Sale

Calumet Region Seed Bombs LIMITED EDITION – $20.oo Help to restore the ecosystems of the Calumet Region and support Tryon Farm Institute with these limited edition ecosystem seed bombs. Each variety contains species curated to grow in the various ecosystems and attract

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Calumet Seed Bombs For Sale

Calumet Region Seed Bombs LIMITED EDITION – $20.oo Help to restore the ecosystems of the Calumet Region and support Tryon Farm Institute with these limited edition ecosystem seed bombs. Each variety contains species curated to grow in the various ecosystems and attract

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Fishing with Flies

Did you know one can fly fish at TFI’s Bailey Pond? People in the know celebrate Michigan City’s Trail Creek as a regional destination for salmonid fishing but it’s probably not the best place for a beginner to learn the

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Fishing with Flies

Did you know one can fly fish at TFI’s Bailey Pond? People in the know celebrate Michigan City’s Trail Creek as a regional destination for salmonid fishing but it’s probably not the best place for a beginner to learn the

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Memorial Bosque

William ‘Billy’ Stratton, TFI’s landscape architecture graduate design intern from Ball State University, designed and installed a memorial “bosque” in August 2015 to be located on a natural overlook of Bailey Pond at Tryon Farm. A “bosque” is a landscape

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Memorial Bosque

William ‘Billy’ Stratton, TFI’s landscape architecture graduate design intern from Ball State University, designed and installed a memorial “bosque” in August 2015 to be located on a natural overlook of Bailey Pond at Tryon Farm. A “bosque” is a landscape

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Tryon Farm Spring Bird Hike!

TFI Spring Bird Hike at Tryon Farm led by Scott Namestnik Sat May 20th at 7am. Open to the public and free!

Tryon Farm Spring Bird Hike!

TFI Spring Bird Hike at Tryon Farm led by Scott Namestnik Sat May 20th at 7am. Open to the public and free!

Bluhm County Park Wildflower Tour

Bluhm County Park Wildflower Tour Date: Sunday, April 23, 2017 Time: 10am start (est. 60-90 min. duration) Location: Bluhm County Park (3855 S 1100 W, Westville, IN) Located off of Hwy 421 between Toll Road and Westville Meet in main

Bluhm County Park Wildflower Tour

Bluhm County Park Wildflower Tour Date: Sunday, April 23, 2017 Time: 10am start (est. 60-90 min. duration) Location: Bluhm County Park (3855 S 1100 W, Westville, IN) Located off of Hwy 421 between Toll Road and Westville Meet in main

Spring prairie burn

2017 Spring Prairie Burn Thrs March 9, 2017  Scheduled Thursday March 9, 2017 All day activitiy (subject to change due to weather) Location Tryon Farm 1500 Tryon Road, Michigan City, Indiana ~5 acre prairie and grassland field located at approximately

Spring prairie burn

2017 Spring Prairie Burn Thrs March 9, 2017  Scheduled Thursday March 9, 2017 All day activitiy (subject to change due to weather) Location Tryon Farm 1500 Tryon Road, Michigan City, Indiana ~5 acre prairie and grassland field located at approximately