2017 Press Bay Alley
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Showcase of Local Agriculture @ Apple Harvest Festival

  • Saturday, September 28, 2019, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Sunday, September 29, 2019, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

This year's Apple Harvest Festival will feature a new "Showcase of Local Agriculture" in Press Bay Alley & Court on W. Green Street.  Stop by to chat with local farmers, learn about farming practices, and taste or buy some of the products they have to sell. A list of participating producers follows.


  • Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County – Learn about Tompkins County agriculture – what we produce here, where to get it, and more
  • Finger Lakes Beekeepers Club – learn all about keeping bees, honey and honey products, and how to get involved
  • Finger Lakes Wine Flour – did you know flour can be made from grapes
  • Friendship Donations Network– learn about food that is rescued and donated to folks in need – and buy a ticket for the Harvest Feast Fundraiser
  • Golden Grove Farm – wool and wool products
  • Greentree Supply – locally produced soil mixes and biochar to increase the productivity of your soil and capture carbon
  • The Learning Farm, Ithaca – youth engaged in learning about farming and foods – plus enjoy juice they make to support their programs
  • Little Leaf Mead Works – all things bees – and bee products; mead tasting and sales
  • Local Fiber- area fiber farmers will share information about fiber and fiber products they produce
  • Nook & Cranny Farm – beautiful organic vegetables
  • Sage Hen Farm, Lodi – Rare and old varieties of garlic, apples, potatoes, and diverse veggies, grown organically
  • Shelterbelt Farm – diversified farm with livestock, bees & honey, ginger products and more
  • Steinhaus Farm –  maple syrup
  • Tompkins County Farm to School Program – hear about connections between school cafeterias and local farms for healthy school meals
  • Tompkins County Farm Bureau – talk with farmers about our farming industry
  • Tompkins County 4-H Animal Science Program – hear about the many ways in which 4-H programs teach kids about animal husbandry – and meet some of the animals that kids are raising
  • VanNoble Farm - pasture raised pigs...and local farm catering company





Press Bay Alley
116-118 West Green Street
Ithaca, New York 14850

Last updated September 27, 2019