Wild Earth hosts many events such as:  Microsanctuary & Homestead Tour--learn how to turn your backyard into a space for rescued animals and abundant vegan gardens (by arrangement, $15 donation), Vegan Permaculture Design Courses, various classes, workshops, and lectures, and (soon to come) Vegan Farm Weddings!  Join our mailing list to be sure to stay up-to-date on the current happenings on the farm.  Also, check out our social media sites listed at the bottom of the page for interesting articles, useful information and beautiful pictures. Follow us on Facebook for more event announcements. 

Upcoming Events:

Wild Earth Summer Tours and Volunteer Days

On our Microsanctuary & Homestead Tour, you can spend an hour learning how to turn your backyard into a space for rescued animals and abundant organic vegan permaculture gardens. You will learn the stories of our rescued farmed animals, alternatives to industrial food systems (such as veganic growing), as well as about rainwater harvesting, composting, no-till gardening, hugelkultur, swales, food forestry, and herb spirals.

  • Sunday, July 15, 2018
  • Sunday, July 22, 2018
  • Saturday, August 11, 2018

Tours: 11am-noon

  • Adult: $15
  • Child under 5 years: free
  • Child over 5 years: $5
  • Family of 4 or more: $30
  • Free for volunteering on same day for 4 hours
  • Ask about our group rates or to schedule a private tour on another date

Volunteer Days (same days as tours)

  • 11am -noon: Tour of the farm
  • noon-1pm: Lunch (pack a vegan picnic lunch) or hike on our nature trail
  • 1-5pm: Volunteer for the animals!
  • 5pm: Potluck (please bring a vegan dish to share)

Guests are encouraged to bring raw fruits and veggies or vegan dog and cat treats to feed the animals: lettuce for the ducks, watermelon, apples and carrots for the pigs.

Please RSVP for tours and volunteer days and get directions by emailing wildearthfarm@gmail.com. Tourists, feel free to bring a vegan picnic lunch for after your tour or hike on our nature trail! Volunteers, please bring a water bottle, hat, gloves, sunscreen, bug spray, closed-toed shoes and a friend. Sorry, we cannot accommodate companion animals.

Mike N. Durshmid Permaculture Garden Grand Opening and Dedication

  • Saturday, June 8, 2019
    • All Day: Arrive at the Farm
    • 3-7pm: Volunteer at the Sanctuary, including building a mini greenhouse that Mike started
    • 7 - ?pm: Bonfire and Camp out on the farm (please bring a vegan dish to cook over the fire as well as musical instruments)
  • Sunday, June 9, 2019

    • 10-11am: Tour of homestead/microsanctuary/solar array
    • 11am-1pm: Memorial Garden Dedication
    • 1-2pm: Vegan Potluck Lunch
    • 2-6pm: Volunteer on the sanctuary

Please RSVP at wildearthfarm@gmail.com to get address, directions, and suggested packing list.

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