Homesteading Festival

Saturday, September 27, 2014 - 10:00am - 4:00pm

This celebration of rural skills will showcase historical traditions, as well as modern tools and techniques for safe and practical rural living with a distinctly Adirondack flair. Exhibitions will include logging and farming with draft horses sponsored by the Paul Smith’s Draft Horse Club, and a demonstration of competitive lumberjack sports by the PSC Woodsmen’s Team. Workshops and  demonstrations will appeal to a wide range of interests and include topics such as such as canning, dehydrating jerky, cider making, bow building, renewable energy, raising livestock, poultry processing, foraging for wild edibles, small-scale farming, heating with firewood and primitive skills.

Cost: $5 per person and $10 a car load

Location: Paul Smith's College VIC

Paul Smith's College
7833 New York 30
Paul Smiths, NY 12970

(518) 327-6227
(800) 421-2605



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