DOAG: Upcoming Agricultural Events

 
Upcoming Agricultural Events and Programs

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JULY/AUGUST 2015

7/31-8/2/2015, Middlesex & New Haven County 4-H Fair  
Location: Durham Fairgrounds, Durham, CT 


7/31-8/2/2015, Windham County 4-H Fair  
Location: Brooklyn Fairgrounds, Brooklyn, CT 
Contact: Marc Cournoyer, 860-774-9600x18, marc.cournoyer@uconn.edu,  www.4-h.uconn.edu/fairs.php

 

AUGUST 2015

8/1-2/2015, Litchfield County 4-H Fair  
Location: Goshen Fairgrounds, Goshen, CT        
Contact: Laura Marek, 860-626-6240, laura.marek@uconn.edu

8/1/2015, Norwich Grange Fair
Location: 174 West Town Street, Norwich, CT    
Contact: NOFA, 860-208-0367, norwichgrange172@gmail.com

8/1/2015, New CT Farmer Alliance Summer Potluck, 5:30PM-7:30PM    
Location: Terra Firma Farm, Stonington, CT       
Contact: NOFA, www.newctfarmers.com

8/2/2015, 1st Annual Western CT Farm Crawl   
Location: Western CT   
Contact: New Milford Farmers' Market, 860-338-8550, http://www.newmilfordfarmersmarket.com/farmcrawl/

8/2-9/2015, National Farmers Market Week     

8/2/2015, CFBA Young Farmer Committee Annual Roast, 1:00-4:00PM 
Location: Pleasant View Café, Somers, CT           
Contact: www.cfba.org

8/5/2015, Plant Science Day, 10:00AM-4:00PM 
Location: CAES Lockwood Farm, Hamden, CT    
Contact: CT Ag Experiment Station, www.ct.gov/caes

8/7-9/2015, Lebanon Country Fair         
Location: Lebanon Fairgrounds (122 Mack Road), Lebanon, CT  
Contact: www.LebanonCountryFair.org

8/7-9/2015, Tolland County 4-H Fair     
Location: 24 Hyde Ave (Rt 30), Vernon, CT          
Contact: 860-875-3331, www.tollandcounty4-hct.org

8/8/2015, Winchester Grange Fair         
Location: 100 Newfield Road, Winchester Center, CT     

8/8/2015, Ekonk Community Grange Fair           
Location: 723 Ekonk Hill Road, Sterling, CT         
Contact: Russel Gray, 860-230-0358, russell_gray@sbcglobal.net

8/14-16/2015, NOFA Summer Conference
Location: University of Massachusetts-Amherst, Amherst, MA  
Contact: Northeast Organic Farming Association, www.nofa.org

8/15/2015, CT Beekeepers: Fall Preparation, 9:00AM-10:00AM; 11:00AM-12:00PM            
Location: Massaro Farm, Woodbridge, CT          
Contact: CT Beekeepers Association, www.ctbees.com

8/15-16/2015, 9th Annual Shoreline Wine Festival, 10:00-9:00  
Location: Bishop's Orchard Farm Market, Guilford, CT  
Contact: www.ShorelineWineFestival.com

8/21-23/2015, Bridgewater Country Fair             
Location: Bridgewater Fairgrounds, Bridgewater, CT      
Contact: www.BridgewaterFair.com

8/21-23/2015, Wolcott Country Fair      
Location: Wolcott Fairgrounds, Wolcott, CT
Contact: 203-879-5466, www.WolcottFair.com

8/27-30/2015, Brooklyn Fair      
Location: Brooklyn Fairgrounds, Brooklyn, CT    
Contact: www.BrooklynFair.org

8/28-30/2015, Chester Fair        
Location: Chester, CT    
Contact: 860-526-5947, www.ChesterFair.org

8/28-30/2015, Terryville Lions County Fair         
Location: Terryville, CT 
Contact: www.TerryvilleFair.org

8/30/2015, Cannon Grange Agricultural Community Fair, 10:00AM-4:00PM             
Location: 25 Cannon Road, Wilton, CT  
Contact: 203-762-1900, info@cannongrange.org

 

SEPTEMBER 2015

9/20/2015, Cornucopia Fest      
Location: Uconn, Storrs, CT       
Contact: www.cornucopia.uconn.edu

9/4-7/2015, Woodstock Fair     
Location: Woodstock Fairgrounds, Woodstock, CT         
Contact: www.woodstockfair.com

9/4-7/2015, Haddam Neck Fair
Location: Haddam, CT  
Contact: www.HaddamNeckFair.com

9/5-7/2015, The Goshen Fair, 8:00AM-9:00PM  
Location: The Goshen Fairgrounds, Goshen, CT
Contact: The Goshen Agricultural Society, Ric Wadhams, 860-491-3655, gsociety@sbcglobal.org, www.goshenfair.org

9/10-13/2015, Hebron Harvest Fair       
Location: Hebron Fairgrounds, Hebron, CT        
Contact: www.HebronHarvestFair.org

9/10-13/2015, North Haven Fair             
Location: North Haven Fairgrounds, North Haven, CT    
Contact: www.NorthHaven-Fair.com

9/12/2015, Granby Open Farm Day       
Location: Multi Farm Locations, Granby, CT       
Contact: Granby Agricultural Commission, www.granbyag.com

9/12/2015, The 2015 Green Expo           
Location: New Haven, CT           
Contact: Coleen Campbell, 203-710-8279, coleencamp@yahoo.com, ctgreenexpo.org

9/13-19/2015, CT Farm-to-Chef Week
Location: Various Locations, Throughout Connecticut    
Contact: Connecticut Department of Agriculture, www.CTFarmtoChef.com

9/17-20/2015, Four Town Fair  
Location: Four Town Fairgrounds, Somers, CT   
Contact: Union Agricultural Society, Janice Steinmetz, 860-749-6527, www.FourTownFair.org

9/19/2015, CT Beekeepers: Winter Preparation, 9:00-10:00AM; 11:00AM-12:00PM            
Location: Massaro Farm, Woodbridge, CT          
Contact: CT Beekeepers Association, www.CTBees.com

9/19-20/2015, Orange County Fair         
Location: Orange County Fairgrounds   
Contact: www.OrangeCTFair.com

9/20-26/2015, National Farm Safety Week

9/18-10/4/2015, Big E   
Location: Eastern States Exposition, W.Springfield, MA 
Contact: www.thebige.com

9/24-27/2015, Durham Fair       
Location: Durham Fairgrounds, Durham, CT      
Contact: www.DurhamFair.org

9/26/2015, Celebrating Agriculture, 9:00AM-3:00PM     
Location: Woodstock Fairgrounds, Woodstock, CT         
Contact: Woodstock Ag Commission, Dawn Pindell, 860-779-0557 x109, dawn.pindell@ct.usda.gov, www.celebratingagriculture.org

 

OCTOBER 2015

10/2-4/2015, Berlin Fair                           
Contact: Berlin Lions Club, www.ctberlinfair.com

10/3-4/2015, Harwinton Fair    
Location: 80 Locust Road, Harwinton, CT,           
Contact: Harwinton Agricultural Society, www.harwintonfair.com

 

Don't forget to check your statewide commodity association for commodity-specific events!

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