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Upcoming Events

There are always a ton of great conservation events happening throughout the Piedmont. Scroll down to learn more--

 

No Till Vegetable Production

08 July 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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Fauquier Education Farm 8396 Meetze Road, Warrenton, VA 20187, USA

This workshop will showcase Fauquier Eduation Farm's ongoing demonstration with Virginia Tech on No Till vegetable production.For more information: Contact Jim Hankins, Farm Coordinator, (540) 341-795...

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Big Woods Walk

12 July 2015 2:00 pm

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Montpelier Visitor Center 11407 Constitution Highway Montpelier Station, VA 22957

At Montpelier -- Hike through the National Landmark Forest—a rare hardwood climax forest composed of towering poplars, stately oaks, and sprawling beeches. Guests will learn about ecology, conservatio...

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Working Woods Walk

19 July 2015 2:00 pm

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Montpelier Visitor Center 11407 Constitution Highway Montpelier Station, VA 22957

Venture deep into the Montpelier Demonstration Forest on a two-hour hike guided by experts in forest conservation. Learn about cultivation strategies that generate mutual benefit to man and nature, bo...

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Tomato, Tomato, Tomato

22 July 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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Fauquier Education Farm 8396 Meetze Road, Warrenton, VA 20187, USA

Last year Fauquier Education Farm had a field variety trial of 15 different tomatoes. This year they will narrow it down to 6 of the top producers and try to maximize production. They will discuss tom...

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A Feast from the Field

25 July 2015 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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Moriah Farm 8317 Meetze Road, Warrenton, VA 20187, USA

The Piedmont Environmental Council in cooperation with Moriah Farm and the Fauquier Education Farm invite you to this 3rd annual farm tour and dinner. Come and celebrate locally grown food and wine --...

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Civil War Trail & Freedman's Farm Walking Tour Walk

15 August 2015 2:00 pm

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Montpelier Visitor Center 11407 Constitution Highway Montpelier Station, VA 22957

Walk in the footsteps of McGowan's Brigade on Montpelier's Civil War Trail, carving a path through archaeological remains of this Confederate winter camp to a reconstructed camp street. Conclude at th...

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Mountains of Melons

19 August 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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Fauquier Education Farm 8396 Meetze Road, Warrenton, VA 20187, USA

One of the great joys of summer is the abundance of ripe melons from the garden. In this workshop Fauquier Education Farm will showcase our variety trials of summer melons and how you can satisfy that...

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Pick a Peck of Peppers

23 September 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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Fauquier Education Farm 8396 Meetze Road, Warrenton, VA 20187, USA

This is another repeat from last year that was washed out when Fauquier Education Farm tried to have a field day. They had a great crop of peppers but didn't get the chance to spread the word about ho...

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