Meet Maggie! TFI’s Summer ’17 Landscape Intern

WEEK 3 Friday, June 16 I put Tryon Farm work on hold this week to help delineate a wetland in a very unexpected place. Driving up to Orak Shrine on Franklin, I never would have guessed I was approaching the

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Meet Maggie! TFI’s Summer ’17 Landscape Intern

WEEK 3 Friday, June 16 I put Tryon Farm work on hold this week to help delineate a wetland in a very unexpected place. Driving up to Orak Shrine on Franklin, I never would have guessed I was approaching the

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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

Superhero Farm Fest 2016

Join us for the SUPERHERO FARM FEST, featuring trail runs, a night run, camping and entertainment for the whole family this October 2016. Event proceeds benefit TWO great causes: Family Advocates’ CASA programs, their volunteer-advocacy services provided to local abused and

Superhero Farm Fest 2016

Join us for the SUPERHERO FARM FEST, featuring trail runs, a night run, camping and entertainment for the whole family this October 2016. Event proceeds benefit TWO great causes: Family Advocates’ CASA programs, their volunteer-advocacy services provided to local abused and