2019 Garden Talk Series

Tryon Farm Institute is Growing! 2019 marks a new era for TFI with a new board energized to connect people with nature through responsible land use, diverse educational programs, an exchange of ideas and research opportunities.  Please join us as we educate,explore, createandgrowthis year.

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2019 Garden Talk Series

Tryon Farm Institute is Growing! 2019 marks a new era for TFI with a new board energized to connect people with nature through responsible land use, diverse educational programs, an exchange of ideas and research opportunities.  Please join us as we educate,explore, createandgrowthis year.

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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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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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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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Summer 2018

Thank You to everyone that makes this place special! Check out summer news letter below:

Summer 2018

Thank You to everyone that makes this place special! Check out summer news letter below:

Tryon Farm + Home Tour Sun Oct 7th

Please join us for the TRYON FARM + HOME TOUR showcasing a variety of modern country homes on a historic Michiana farm. Get exclusive access to private homes in this sustainable, simple and well-designed community.

Tryon Farm + Home Tour Sun Oct 7th

Please join us for the TRYON FARM + HOME TOUR showcasing a variety of modern country homes on a historic Michiana farm. Get exclusive access to private homes in this sustainable, simple and well-designed community.

Barn-YARD Sale

SAT AUG 25, 2018
The community at Tryon Farm will be donating items for sale.

Barn-YARD Sale

SAT AUG 25, 2018
The community at Tryon Farm will be donating items for sale.

Harbor Country Hikers Guided Hike March 31, 2018

March 31, 2018 POSTPONED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER at the Tryon Farm Barn 1500 Tryon Road Michigan City, IN 46360   NOTE: WE REGRET THAT THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED DUE TO THE FORECAST OF DANGEROUSLY HIGH WINDS, RAIN AND

Harbor Country Hikers Guided Hike March 31, 2018

March 31, 2018 POSTPONED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER at the Tryon Farm Barn 1500 Tryon Road Michigan City, IN 46360   NOTE: WE REGRET THAT THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED DUE TO THE FORECAST OF DANGEROUSLY HIGH WINDS, RAIN AND

Black Friday Guided Sandhill Crane Outing

Black Friday Guided Sandhill Crane Outing DATE / TIME Friday November 24, 2017 tour begins at 3:30 (CST) / 4:30 (EST) LOCATION Jasper-Pulaski Fish & Wildlife Area 5822 Fish and Wildlife Lane Medaryville, IN 47957 > get directions COST The

Black Friday Guided Sandhill Crane Outing

Black Friday Guided Sandhill Crane Outing DATE / TIME Friday November 24, 2017 tour begins at 3:30 (CST) / 4:30 (EST) LOCATION Jasper-Pulaski Fish & Wildlife Area 5822 Fish and Wildlife Lane Medaryville, IN 47957 > get directions COST The