August Work Day: Sat 8/28 12-3 PM

The August volunteer work day is happening this weekend, Saturday 8/28 from 12-3 PM. We’ve got beds to turn over, weeds to pull and new seeds/seedlings to plant as we get the farm ready for fall. There may even be a butternut squash ready to harvest to get everyone feeling appropriately autumnal!

When
Saturday, August 28
12-3 PM (may end earlier if work is done!)

Where
Athens Community Farm
39 Third Street, Athens NY (right behind the Athens Volunteer Fire Dept.)

Goals for the day

  • Clear out summer plants that are done producing
  • Amend soil as needed and prep for new plantings
  • Transplant seedlings + direct sow fall crops
  • General cleanup/maintenance

What to bring
Gloves
Small trowel or weeding tools

A final water on some of our summer crops ahead of the work day this Saturday. Time to clear out and replant!

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