Genuine Faux Farm

 

 

 


2016 CALENDAR of EVENTS


 

Please note: all dates are subject to rescheduling due to weather or other unforeseen events.

If you see ** by an event, that means we'd like you to tell us that you are coming if you plan to. This helps us to plan for a successful event.

(R) - Presentation or event involving Rob only

January

  • January 6:  Waverly Egg Delivery, St Andrew's Church
    January 12: Iowa Organic Association Board Meeting (R)
    January 13: Cedar Falls Egg Delivery, Hansen's Outlet
    January 15: Wartburg, ID 345 Class on Sustainable Ag and Local Foods (R)
    January 20: Waverly Egg Delivery
    January 22 & 23: Practical Farmers of Iowa Conference
    January 27: Cedar Falls Egg Delivery
    January 27: Wartburg, Env Sci Class on Organic and Diverse Farming (R)

February

  • February 1: Go Caucus!  5:30PM
    February 3: IOA Board Meeting (R)
    February 5 & 6: Beginners CSA Workshop in Montour for PFI (R)
    February 17: GFF at the Capitol for Senate Subcommittee Hearing
    February 19-21: Nota Conference at Blue Gate Farm
    February 23: Egg Deliveries Waverly and Cedar Falls

March

  • March 9: Waverly Egg Delivery
    March 11: IOA Board Meeting (R)
    March 16: Cedar Falls Egg Delivery
    March 22: UNI, Capstone Class on Sustainable and Organic Hort/Ag/Poultry (R)
    March 22: Waverly Farmers' Market Meeting, Waverly Library 6:00 PM
    March 24: UNI, Capstone Class on Sustainable and Organic Hort/Ag/Poultry (R)
    March 30: Egg Delivery Cedar Falls

April

  • April 5: Hen Chicks arrive at the farm
    April 6: Egg Deliveries Waverly and Cedar Falls
    April 7: Pesticide Drift Coalition Call (R)
    April 9: Service Trip Group at GFF 12:30 pm
    April 13: Egg Deliveries Waverly and Cedar Falls
    April 14: IOA Board Meeting 1:00-4:00pm (R)
    April 17: Gang of Four Great Tater Pickup of 2016
    April 20: Egg Deliveries Waverly and Cedar Falls
    April 20: Broiler Chick Batch 1 arrive at the farm
    April 21: WAPHL meeting
    April 27: Egg Deliveries Waverly and Cedar Falls
    April 30: Work for Food Event Saturday afternoon

May

  • May 2: Wartburg Biology class tour at GFF 9:30am (R)
    May 5: Egg Delivery Cedar Falls
    May 7: Waverly Farmers' Market (First Saturday market) 8:30-11:30 am
    May 12: Plant, Veg & Egg Sale, Cedar Falls (Hansen's Outlet) 4:30-6:00pm
    May 14: Waverly Farmers Market 8:30-11:30
    May 15: Gang of Four at Blue Gate Farm
    May 19: Plant, Veg & Egg Sale, Cedar Falls (Hansen's) 4:30-6:00pm
    May 21: Waverly Farmers Market 8:30-11:30
    May 26: Plant, Veg & Egg Sale, Cedar Falls (Hansen's) 4:30-6:00pm
    May 28: Waverly Farmers Market 8:30-11:30

June

  • From this point through October - egg deliveries will occur on CSA distribution days.
  • June 4: Waverly Farmers Market 8:30-11:30
    June 5: Tom Sawyer Volunteer Time at the farm Noon-4:00 **
    June 5: Spring Faux Fun Festival and Potluck at GFF 4:00-9:00 **
    June 7: CSA Distribution #1 at Waverly Farmers' Market 3:30-6:00
    June 9: CSA Distribution #1 at Hansen's Outlet in Cedar Falls 4:00-6:00
    June 14: Turklets Arrive at the Farm
    June 14: CSA Distribution at Waverly Farmers Market
    June 15: Gang of Four at Genuine Faux Farm
    June 16: Broiler Chick Batch 2 arrive at the farm
    June 16: CSA Distribution at Hansen's Outlet in Cedar Falls
    June 21: CSA Distribution Waverly
    June 23: CSA Distribution Cedar Falls
    June 28: CSA Distribution Waverly
    June 30: CSA Distribution Cedar Falls

July

  • July 5: Broiler Batch #1 to "the Park"
    July 5: CSA Distribution Waverly
    July 7: CSA Distribution Cedar Falls
    July 12: CSA Distribution Waverly
    July 13: Gang of Four at Grinnell Heritage Farm
    July 14: CSA Distribution Cedar Falls
    July 17: IOA Field Day and IOA Celebration at Grinnell Heritage Farm 2:00-7:00
    July 19: CSA Distribution Waverly
    July 21: CSA Distribution Cedar Falls
    July 26: CSA Distribution Waverly
    July 28: CSA Distribution Cedar Falls

August

  • August 2: CSA Distribution Waverly
    August 4: CSA Distribution Cedar Falls
    August 9: CSA Distribution Waverly
    August 10: Gang of Four at Scattergood Friends School Farm
    August 11: CSA Distribution Cedar Falls
    August 16: CSA Distribution Waverly
    August 18: Broiler Chicks Batch 3 arrive at the farm
    August 18: CSA Distribution Cedar Falls
    August 20: Pollinator Habitat Field Day (all day) **
                       - Bremer County Extension/Genuine Faux Farm/Schmidt Farm
    August 23: CSA Distribution Waverly
    August 25: CSA Distribution Cedar Falls
    August 27: Waverly Farmers Market 8:30-11:30
    August 27: Pre Festival Tom Sawyer Day Volunteer Time 1:00-4:00 **
    August 27: GFF Summer Festival and Heirloom Tomato Tasting 4:00-9:00 **
    August 28: Broiler Batch 2 to "the park"
    August 30: CSA Distribution Waverly

September

  • Remember your CSA as your schedules change in the Fall. If there are problems, tell us so we can adjust!
  • September 1: CSA Distribution Cedar Falls
    September 3: Waverly Farmers' Market
    September 6: CSA Distribution Waverly
    September 8: CSA Distribution Cedar Falls
    September 10: Waverly Farmers Market
    September 13: CSA Distribution Waverly
    September 15: CSA Distribution Cedar Falls
    September 17: Waverly Farmers' Market
    September 20: CSA Distribution Waverly
    September 22: CSA Distribution Cedar Falls
    September 24: Waverly Farmers' Market
    September 27: CSA Distribution Waverly
    September 29: CSA Distribution Cedar Falls

October

  • October 1: Waverly Farmers' Market
    October 4: CSA Distribution Waverly
    October 6: CSA Distribution  Cedar Falls
    October 11: CSA Distribution Waverly
    October 13: CSA Distribution Cedar Falls
    October 18: Last Regular Season CSA Distribution Waverly
    October 20: Last Regular Season CSA Distribution Cedar Falls
    October 26: Fall CSA Distribution #1
    October 27: Turkeys take a trip to "The Park"
    October 28: Great Turkey Pickup for 2016 (Waverly and Cedar Falls)

November

  • November 2: Fall CSA Distribution
    November 6: Broiler Batch #3 to "the Park"
    November 9: Fall CSA Distribution
    November 16: Fall CSA Distribution
    November 22: Fall CSA Distribution and pre-Thanksgiving Veggie Sale
    November 30: Fall CSA Distribution

December

  • December 7: Fall CSA Distribution
    December 14: Fall CSA Distribution
    December 21: pre-Christmas Veggie Sale and Fall CSA Distribution?

 

updated 4/29/16

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