Friends of Family Farmers – Promoting and Protecting Socially Responsible Farming in Oregon.

Ideas for a FarmON! Get Together


Let building COMMUNITY with others “in the field” and FUN be your guiding principles.
Ideas for events include, and are certainly not limited to:
Work Parties/ Crop Mobs
Cob/ Natural Building Parties
Study Groups
Book Clubs
Icecream Social
Potlucks
Educational Workshops of all kinds
Butchery Classes
Lessons on Keeping Chickens
Fruit Tree Pruning
Seed Saving
Grant Writing
Art shows
Open Mics,
Variety/Talent Show
Seed Swap
Preserve Swap
Canning Parties
Scavenger Hunts
Field Days- Potato Sack Races, Egg on spoon, etc
Barn Raising
Haunted Farm
Scarecrow Making Party
Hayrides
Movie Nights (Indoor & Outdoor)
Quilting Bees A.K.A. Stich N Bitch
Music
Square Dancing & Contra Dancing

Here are a few suggestions for what your FarmON! could look like. The possibilities are unlimited.  Get creative and let building community with others “in the field” and fun be your guiding principles.

  • Work Parties/ Crop Mobs
  • Cob/ Natural Building Parties
  • Study Groups
  • Book Clubs
  • FixIt Clinics
  • Icecream Social
  • Potlucks
  • Educational Workshops of all kinds
  • Butchery Classes
  • Lessons on Keeping Chickens
  • Fruit Tree Pruning
  • Seed Saving
  • Grant Writing
  • Art shows
  • Open Mics,
  • Variety/Talent Show
  • Seed Swap
  • Preserve Swap
  • Canning Parties
  • Scavenger Hunts
  • Field Days- Potato Sack Races, Egg on spoon, etc
  • Barn Raising
  • Haunted Farm
  • Scarecrow Making Party
  • Hayrides
  • Movie Nights (Indoor & Outdoor)
  • Quilting Bees A.K.A. Stich N Bitch
  • Music
  • Square Dancing & Contra Dancing

To throw down and/or have a hoe down:

Step 1: Join the FarmON! Google group

Step 2: Drop Leah a note or call the FoFF office (503) 759-FARM and let’s get this party started.

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