Farm Events for 2018!
We have planned an exciting year of events so we can share some of our favorite things with you. We can't wait to see you here at the farm!
January 12-13 Utah Farm Conference Cedar City, Utah
Laura is speaking! Are We Saving Seeds or are Seeds Saving us?
February 24 Heirloom Seed Exchange and Plant Sale 10 to noon. We love to promote saving and sharing seeds of open-pollinated (non-hybrid, non-GMO) seeds that have been grown and nurtured here in our area. We have prepared many of our own seeds and will have them available to swap or to sell as well as many of our favorite seeds from Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds. We also will have many varieties of heirloom tomato, pepper and eggplant plants available for purchase, ready to be planted in your garden. Please contact us if you would like to bring your own seeds/plants or farm/garden products to offer and display at our event. Community welcome!
March Workshop to be announced
April 11-15 Clark County Fair & Rodeo Logandale, NV (here in our valley)
April 21 QHF Spring Farm Breakfast Come enjoy a lovely morning here at our farm and breakfast on us. Featuring our famous flapjacks, farm fresh eggs, and organic ingredients. Meet the animals, the crops, and our shareholders and friends. We will have a couple of work projects if you would like to get your hands dirty while you are here. Breakfast from 8 to 10am Work project on-going through the day. $10 per person, Current Shareholders no charge.
May 6-7 Baker Creek Spring Festival Mansfield, MO
May 19 Gourmet Picnic Dinner We are "fired up" about this event! We will be cooking up some of our favorite foods around our fire-pit and barbecue. Featuring our own pasture based beef, pork,and chicken and organic ingredients, come enjoy a gourmet barbecue picnic to set the summer season off right.
$50.00 per person. Limited seating. Community welcome.
June 2 Herbs 101 Workshop Participants will learn about growing, using and preserving culinary and medicinal herbs. We will be drying herbs for teas, making tinctures and salve. $30 per person. Community welcome!
June 30 QHF Heirloom Tomato Tasting & Salsa Contest It is getting hot around here! Spicy hot that is with all the salsa we are making!! We are growing over 40 varieties of heirloom tomatoes this year as well as a fantastic variety of peppers. Come and taste the difference of the heirloom tomato varieties, pick your favorites and be the judge on our salsa contest. Enter your own salsa in either our mild, hot and most unique catagories. Prizes will be awarded to the winners.
$10 per person, Current shareholders no charge.
September 11-13 Heirloom Seed Expo and Pure Food Fair Santa Rosa, CA
September 22 Star Light Pizza Dinner Nothing beats a warm pizza fresh out of the wood-burning pizza oven with fresh, organic ingredients just picked within a few feet of your table. We will be dining in our kitchen garden with our bread/pizza oven glowing nearby. Bring a date, we'll do the cooking! Limited seating. Community welcome.
October 13 QHF Farm to Fork Dinner This is THE event of the year. We put out our best white linens and china for a 5-course fine dining, star gazing experience down on the farm. We will be serving up our finest dishes featuring both carnivore and vegetarian options, all the best from our farm and from other local artisans. Farm tours will begin at 5 pm, dinner seating at 6 pm sharp. Community welcome!
October 26 Potluck, Pumpkins & Pigs This is our favorite event of the year! Bring your family and your favorite dish and come enjoy a lovely autumn evening here on the farm. We will have a warm bonfire going with plenty of food and fun. Pick the perfect pumpkin from our pumpkin patch to take home. Current shareholders only.
November 3 Cane pressing and Sorghum Molasses Syrup
We are super excited to offer this old-fashioned sweetener! We have located an old, horse-drawn cane mill in good repair here in our valley. Monte has lovingly restored this old antique and she works beautifully!. Join us for a day of cane pressing and sorghum cooking in the traditional way. Community welcome.
December 8 Dickens Christmas Dinner Come enjoy a classic, Victorian-style Christmas dinner featuring our own farm-raised Christmas goose. This is a small, intimate dinner set up in our cozy farmhouse. Dinner served at 5 pm. Very limited seating. Community welcome.