Events at Fern Homestead

Fern Homestead 2024 Calendar

Fern Homestead is a teaching farm dedicated to both educating and feeding the community. We practice regenerative agriculture and we’re passionate about helping other people learn the skills of sustainable food production. Whether you want to grow tomatoes on your balcony or start your own homestead, there’s something here for everyone.

Refreshments are always provided at our events. Lunch is provided at full day events. Ample street parking is available near the farm entrance. Please wear appropriate footwea.

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April 21st, 2024 – Beekeeping 101

9am – 12pm

Learn the Basics

See us add 2 new colonies and learn what tools and skills you’ll need to get started.

May 4th, 2024 – Volunteer Day

9am – 1pm

Tomatoes & Peppers

Help us plant nearly 200 row-feet of summer veggies like tomatoes, peppers, squash and a dozen other kinds. Take home extra plants & veggies.

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May 18th, 2024 – Fern Homestead Tours

10am & 11:30pm

Up Close & Personal Interaction with Farm Life

Say hello to our friendly animals and learn about regenerative farming practices. See how we produce veggies, meat, milk, eggs, honey & more on 4 acres.

June 29th, 2024 – Poultry Slaughter

9am – 3pm

From Barnyard to Freezer

Learn how to humanely and safely turn a live chicken into an oven-ready meal. One take-home bird included per registrant.