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August News from Added Value Farms!

Our friends at Shannon Hummel/Cora Dance invite youth and adults to join in a free dance workshop, meet Cora staff and students, and learn about Cora programs - on the farm! Saturday, August 13, 20, and 27 at 11:30am and again at 1pm. "Cora Dance provides a space where ALL people come together to celebrate, take pride in and gain appreciation for all types of dance, unifying and uplifting the entire community by providing exceptional art for everyone." Wear your farmer hats and dancing shoes!
Photo: Cora Dance
Added Value is hiring a seasonal farm manager to work primarily at the NYCHA farm site, starting ASAP and continuing until the end of the year. See the job post for details, and please help spread the word!
Oh farmer, where art thou?
Youth farm apprentice Kat writes about the team's summer farm trip last month: "As a new member of Added Value's Red Hook Community Farm for the summer of 2016, I was given the opportunity to visit another farm called Life Do Grow in Philadelphia. The youth farmers, having a perfect combination of personalities, welcomed myself and my coworkers on their farm. With open arms and a whole lot of excitement, they got the chance to show us how they get things done over in Philly..." Read the full post on our What's New blog! 
YEP visits the Life Do Grow farm in Philly
This year's Red Hook Harvest Festival will be held at the Red Hook Community Farm on Saturday, October 29. If you are interested in vending or volunteering, please reach out to
Throwback to coats, hats, and scarves!
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