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Annual Winter Potluck – 2016

Join us on Sunday January 29th from 6 pm – 8 pm
for our Annual Potluck and Angel Card Ceremony
at the Bitternut Homestead, 717 Otisco St Syracuse, NY 13204.

We’ll share food, enjoy a burning fire, pull Angel Cards, create art, and catch up. Vegan food is preferable for sharing. BYOB.

Share and RSVP on the Facebook page for this event if you can, and in any case, feel free to come and bring good company!

SALT-CNY listserv kick-off approaching

With the beginning of 2017, we are launching the SALT-CNY e-mailing list to serve and connect people in and around Syracuse and Central New York who are interested in and working on the topics of Sustainability, Agriculture, Landscaping, and/or Transition.

SALT-CNY listserv sign-up

To sign on as part of the initial cohort please send an email with your full name (First and Last) and email address to info@alchemicalnursery.org, along with the name of an organization you represent if applicable. Continue reading →

Gardening Day at 610 Gifford St

Don’t miss our opening Gardening Day at the 610 Gifford St Community Garden on Saturday April 23rd from 1 pm – 3 pm. ¬†It’s a good opportunity to come and meet one of Syracuse’s newest community gardens, in the heart of the Near West Side. ¬†Plants and tools will be provided, you only have to show up.

April 23 2016 Gardening Day Capture

Bitternut Homestead News

Front yard bounty - Food Not Lawns. ...

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Piles of campaign signs out back. Come pick up yours to support Bitternut resident Frank Cetera for Syracuse citywide Councilor At-Large today!!! ...

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Rahma Forest Garden News

Come join us for some edible forest garden TLC. Despite the light rain, there's much to do at the garden. On our list for Saturday (1) we'll start with an educational seesion on wild edible Tree/Plant Idendification (with print-outs), (2) then some trash/litter removal, (3) shrub and tree pruning (4) brush and organics management and removal, and finally (5) short workshop on Black Wallnut harvest and preparation. Family-friendly: kids (of all ages) are welcome. ...

October Workday - Rahma Edible Forest Garden

October 7, 2017, 10:00am - October 7, 2017, 12:00pm

Come join us for some edible forest garden TLC. Despite the light rain, there's much to do at the garden. On our list for Saturday (1) we'll start with an educational seesion on wild edible Tree/Plant Idendification (with print-outs), (2) then some trash/litter removal, (3) shrub and tree pruning (4) brush and organics management and removal, and finally (5) short workshop on Black Wallnut harvest and preparation. Family-friendly: kids (of all ages) are welcome.

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Join our neighbors in the Brighton Neighborhood in planting 80 trees. We will be meeting at 9:30am on October 28 at 141 W. Newell Street (just behind the forest garden/health clinic). Please wear weather appropriate clothes and footwear. To register call 315-424-9485x227 or visit https//reg.cce.cornell.edu/Brighton_Planting_231 ...

Brighton Planting

October 28, 2017, 9:30am - October 28, 2017, 12:00pm

Join us in planting 80 trees in the Brighton Neighborhood. We will be meeting at 9:30am at 141 W. Newell Street. Please wear weather appropriate clothes and footwear. To register call 315-424-9485x227 or visit https//reg.cce.cornell.edu/Brighton_Planting_231

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Big volunteer work day at the Rahma Forest garden this Saturday, with ESF students for their Fall Campus Day of Service. But open to all. We'll give tours and some plant ID tips and tricks. There will be lots of trimming, cleaning, weed wacking; some harvesting. Will have some snacks and water to share too. Family/kids friendly. ...

Fall Day of Service - at Rahma Forest Garden

September 23, 2017, 10:00am - September 23, 2017, 2:00pm

Big volunteer work day at the Rahma Forest garden this Saturday, with ESF students for their Fall Campus Day of Service. But open to all. We'll give tours and some plant ID tips and tricks. There will be lots of trimming, cleaning, weed wacking; some harvesting. Will have some snacks and water to share too. Family/kids friendly.

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