Water is Life: Protecting this Sacred Gift 3/25/17

The water program will include WATERSPIRIT Director Suzanne Golas,CSJP and Citizen’s Campaign for the Environment.Executive Director Adrienne Esposito.

Homecoming: A Celebration of All Things Bees!  4/16/16

The bee celebration will include lunch, a presentation by an entomologist; a honey tasting led by Marina Marchese; a discussion of Colony Collapse Disorder; and a visit to hives.

Homecoming Farm Annual Garden Party 6/19/15

Homecoming Farm Annual Garden Party on June 19, 2015 from 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm in Amityville with Music by Sun and Moon.

Thomas Berry & Earth Community of Life 4/18/15

A Celebration of the vision and legacy of Thomas Berry that lives in our hearts and our work and The Earth Community as One Community of Life

Petroleum, Poetry and Peace 3/22/14

“Petroleum, Poetry and Peace: The Exploration for Ecological Hope, Economic Justice and A Sense of Place” with Margie Swedish and The Peace Poets.

A Harvest Homecoming Fundraiser 10/6/13

Homecoming Farm will hold its annual fundraiser, A Harvest Homecoming, on October 6, 2013 in the Helen Butler Hall from 1:30 PM – 6:00 PM.

Merton and Berry 5/5/13

A Dialogue Between the Two Thomases On Sunday, May 5, 2013, Homecoming/Sophia Garden will present a day-long immersion into the thoughts of two great spiritual teachers: Thomas Merton OCSO and Thomas Berry, CP. For more information please contact Sr. Jeanne Clark, OP at 631-842-6000, Ext. 338 or Earthhomej@aol.com. The dialogue will take place at the […]

CSA’s on Long Island: Photos from a NOFA event

Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) is a way to belong to a farm or garden, while supporting the farmer, and celebrating the act of “eating local”. Many CSA’s are organic. Ian and I visited the NOFA (Northeast Organic Farming Association) fair on March 2nd. It was a chance for people to learn about CSA’s, and possibly […]

Homecoming fundraiser 10/28/12

A Harvest Homecoming will feature music, dancing, refreshments, raffles and Chinese Auction

Healthier, more holistic lifestyle at Homecoming Farm

We are beginning our 16th season as a certified organic CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) project located on the grounds of the Sisters of St. Dominic in Amityville.

Everyone Benefits from CSA (via thegreenschoolhouseseries)

Build a better relationship – with your produce. Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) is a great way for consumers to get their weekly produce fix with locally grown vegetables directly from a farmer in their community.  How it Works A farmer provides a “share” (usually a box of vegetables, but other products like fruit and dairy […]

Are You Right for a CSA? Tips for buying into Community Supported Agriculture (via Food Freedom)

Becoming a CSA member (Community Supported Agriculture) is an increasingly popular way to buy local, seasonal produce directly from a farmer. With a CSA, you buy “shares” from a farmer that you pay for up front to cover the anticipated costs of the farm operation. In return, you get a box of fresh vegetables that […]

CSA Sophia Garden shares available

SOPHIA GARDEN, a CSA (Community Supported Agricultural) farm located at The Motherhouse of the Sisters of St. Dominic, 555 Albany Avenue, Amityville, NY 11701 has shares available for the 2010 season.  Shares entitle the member to partake in the bounty of a NOFA-NY LLC certified organic farm.  Sophia Garden grows over 25 varieties of vegetables, […]

Restoration Farm: Local, organic farm opens in Nassau

Located on the grounds of Nassau County’s Old Bethpage Village Restoration, Restoration Farm is an independent operation producing vegetables, fruits, flowers and herbs for sale to the public. It uses organic growing practices and adheres to the Farmer’s Pledge of NOFA-NY, the Northeast Organic Farming Association of New York. Restoration Farm was launched in the […]

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