Monthly Connector
October 2019
Food Justice Workshop, Lecture, & Book Signings on the Farm Tomorrow & Thursday!

We've partnered with SPAC to bring you this important workshop with Soulfire Farm's Leah Penniman. Other activities include a lecture and book signing with Leah for her book Farming While Black and another book signing Thursday with Adam Federman for his book, Fasting & Feasting. Register TODAY!
"Not only is my nutrition better but at the end of the month I can pay my utility bill."

Tucked away between our Hoop House and beehives, you may have seen our beautiful demonstration "Giving Garden." This 55x80' garden has produced over 2,400 lbs of fresh vegetables for food insecure families and individuals in Saratoga this season. Read more...

Friends of the Farm: Saratoga School District

The school season in full swing, and we wanted to highlight our Farm to School program in partnership with the Saratoga Springs City School District and Cornell Cooperative Extension. Read this incredible deep dive into our program from the Daily Gazette's Zachary Matson.
New Beginnings & Buildings!

On Saturday, September 21st, we celebrated two very important milestones on the Farm. We dedicated our brand new Children's Greenhouse, made possible by a generous grant from the Alfred Z Solomon Charitable Trust. Additionally, we dedicated our brand new restroom facility constructed with a generous gift from Judith A. Pitney and Lowe's. Read more...
Waldorf Autumn Festival & Pumpkin Carving Events

We've got a few really exciting ways to celebrate fall on the farm coming up! Register now for the Waldorf Autumn Festival happening on Saturday, October 19th. And we are also hosting two pumpkin carving workshops in our pumpkin patch coming up!

Fairy Fest 2019 Gallery

We'd like to thank our generous and creative Fairy Fest Committee members as well as CASmith Environmental, FC4 Inc Events, Brookside Nursery, Natural Design Landscaping, Trak Euipment Rental, Allerdice Building Supply, Mama Mia's Pizza and Cafe, Pompa Brothers Inc., Saratoga Sod Farm, and Artsy Fartsy Face Paint.

Check for winning raffle numbers here !
Pitney Meadows in the News...

Coverage on our partnership with SPAC for the new Cultivate Series and the reimagined Saratoga Wine & Food Festival: Daily Gazette , Saratoga.com , and Saratoga Living .

Daily Gazette : Partnering with Pitney farm, Saratoga schools look to accelerate ‘farm-to-school’

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Our mission at Pitney Meadows Community Farm is to celebrate and explore agricultural education, healthy food production and recreation on this preserved working farm.
Pitney Meadows Community Farm
223 West Avenue
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
www.pitneymeadows.org
(518) 290-0008