Number of apprentices that have trained as farmers at HVA, nearly all remain in farming and food-related work

Number of businesses within 120 miles that Hawthorne Valley supported in 2015

Number of children Hawthorne Valley welcomes to its farm-based education programs each year

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Winter Workshop: Agriculture as the Heart of Environmentalism

Hawthorne Valley’s Institute for Mindful Agriculture is hosting a workshop, “Agriculture as the Heart of Environmentalism: Belonging to the Earth, the Soil, Each Other,” from Thursday evening, February 21st through noon on Saturday, February 23rd. There will be three guest presenters, Dan McKanan, Karen Washington, and Lorrie Clevenger, as well as the IMA team, and Hawthorne Valley’s Farmscape Ecology Program team.

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Upcoming Events

January 26, 2019

Winter Explorations with Farmscape Ecology Program

Hawthorne Valley's Farmscape Ecology program has selected beautiful destinations for these free, guided winter ecology walks. These walks are an opportunity…

January 28, 2019

Winter Blood Drive

Hawthorne Valley will host the second blood drive of the 2018-2019 school year on Mon, Jan 28. Besides…

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Unconventional by Nature

“In the movement to build a regenerative and just economy, we desperately need successful models. Hawthorne Valley is playing a crucial role in building a collaborative, resilient, local living economy in the Hudson Valley that is not only improving the quality of life in the valley, but is also a beacon of hope and possibility for other communities.”

Judy Wicks

entrepreneur, author: Good Morning, Beautiful Business, co-founder BALLE

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