Recently Fulton Farm at Wilson College received U.S. Department of Agriculture organic certification for produce and herbs grown on the college farm, a major step for the college and its sustainability program.
On Saturday, March 8, Wilson College is hosting a unique Certified Naturally Grown event: A Gathering of the Farmers, An Agricultural Revival. All members of the community are invited to attend.
There will be a Keynote address by Brian Snyder, Executive Director of Pennsylvania Association of Sustainable Agriculture
*Short Takes on Real Farm Life - by farmers
*Reverend Billy and the Stop Shopping Choir - a radical musical revival
*Workshops - to keep us sharp and growing strong: Topics TBD (Presenters sought-information at this Weblink)
Evening Events: Bonfire, Chili, Cider, Hootenanny
General AdmissionDaytime only events is $30
Daytime and evening events is $35
Certified Naturally Grown (CNG) is dedicated to strengthening sustainable agriculture by offering peer-review certification to farmers and beekeepers who use natural practices free of synthetic chemicals to produce food for their local communities. CNG is a grassroots non-profit organization founded by farmers in 2002.