ESSEX, N.Y. — You are invited to attend the Draft Animal Power Network (DAPNet) Annual Gathering and Reber Rock Plow Days, in collaboration with The Essex Farm Institute, on September 7th, 8th, and 9th, 2018 at Reber Rock Farm at Plowing, Fitting, and Planting all three days – bring your animals, your plow, and join us helping Nathan and Racey fall seeding several acres on their farm. Practice your teamster skills on one of Tom Jenkins’ obstacle courses. Get some of this year’s question answered at the workshops while hanging out with the DAPNet community. On Friday night, enjoy the music of Plowman’s Lunch. Saturday night is the Obstacle Course with prizes. Sunday morning is the DAPNet Annual Meeting. and we end at noon. Join us with or without animals! All are welcome. Admission is $20 pp with children under 14 free. Free camping is available. There are no RV hookups. Local good food will be available. Please leave your dogs at home.
Registration at https://www.draftanimalpower.org/2018AG. More info to come soon on the weekend workshop schedule. Questions specific to the plowing itself, contact Nathan Henderson at NATHAN@REBERROCKFARM.COm OR 518-573-8713. For More Info on Reber Rock Farm please visit https://www.reberrockfarm.com. For more info on The Essex Farm Institute: www.essexfarminstitute.org
The goal of the Draft Animal-Power Network is to provide year-round educational and networking opportunities, highlighting ongoing efforts of people throughout the region who are educating, mentoring and building community around animal-power and renewable land use. Our mission: Advancing the use of draft animals and promoting sustainable land stewardship to build community through education and networking. For more info on DAPNet: https://www.draftanimalpower.org/
–Draft Animal-Power Network