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Farm Day 2014
Check out the 2014 lineup!
Green House Tour - Olivia Saunders, Extension Field Specialist will be giving a tour through our new research Green House
Beekeeping – Commissioner Dave Sorenson from Eaton will give an introduction to beekeeping, starting and managing hives and small scale honey production.
Raising Pigs – Farm Manager Will DeWitte will walk through the farrowing barn and talk about raising pigs at home.
Working with Wool - Expert spinner & felter Virginia Taylor will walk us through this historic craft
Raising Meat Birds - The Farmers of No View Farm have been raising birds for many years, and will be back this year to answer all your chicken questions!
Tool Demo - We'll have a collection of tools for the small farm or garden set up in the green house. We'll show you how we use a paper pot transplanter, flame weeder,  and soil block maker!
10:00am – 2:00pm:
Ask A Master Gardener: Q & A with the UNH Master Gardeners.
Log Chopping Competition with a Cross Cut Saw
Wool Spinning: Sandwich Agriculture is on hand to show the
traditional craft of spinning wool.
Blacksmithing: Live blacksmithing demonstrations and Q & A
Forestry, Tractor and Firewood Processor: Local Tree Farmer Stephen Snow will offer demonstrations of a tractor modified for forestry use as well as a  firewood processor. Come and pick up some tips to take back your wood lot!      
Raised Beds Gardening: Master Gardener will be on hand to answer
all your questions about planting your garden in a raised bed.
Working Steer Demo - Every hour
Hay Rides!!
4-H Shooting sports: - Air rifle target shooting & safety
Face Painting
4-H Balloon Animals
4-H Build A Birdhouse: The Ossipee Voyagers  will teach you about
birds and give you an opportunity to build a birdhouse.
Visit the Bunnies! - Come and meet the members of the
4H Backyard Farm Club and their animals.
Farm Chore Relay: Come and demonstrate your farm skills
at this race offered by the 4H Young Gardeners Club.
Many Other Activities!!



 
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