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Sheep Meadow is a 15-acre (61,000 m2) preserve located at ...

wikipedia - 19 Sep 2016
Sheep Meadow is a 15-acre (61,000 m2) preserve located at the west side of Central Park from 66th to 69th Streets in Manhattan, New York City. It has a long history as a gathering place for large scale demonstrations and political movements. It is currently a favorite spot for families, sunbathers, picnickers, kite flyers, and other visitors to come relax and admire the New York City skyline.
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Rising Meadow's 15th annual Farm Fest Sept. 24

Asheboro Courier Tribune - 30 Aug 2017
LIBERTY — It's time for the 15th annual Farm Fest at Rising Meadow Farm, 3750 Williams Dairy Rd, Liberty, on Sunday, Sept. 24, from 11 a.m.-4 p.m.. Animals are very central to Farm Fest and this year it won't be any different. Breeds of sheep will be ...
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The Golfers of Gotham: A Day For Father And Son - 25 Aug 2017
It turns out the parks department frowns upon you strolling out into Sheep Meadow in Central Park among the sunbathers, checking the yardage book to see how far you have to hit the front door of The Plaza, and then letting it rip. So to get our swings ...
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Photos: Thousands Flock To Central Park For Solar Eclipse

Gothamist - 21 Aug 2017
While most New Yorkers could simply step outside and see the Great American Eclipse from rooftops or sidewalks, thousands headed to Central Park seeking a little more space to spread out and enjoy the celestial event. "The Sheep Meadow is our favorite ...
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The USDA's Only Urban Ag Outreach Coordinator Grows in Brooklyn

Civil Eats - 01 Sep 2017
Urban historians will note agrarian roots dating back centuries (Hint: Sheep Meadow in Central Park was more than a cute name). Fast way forward to the 1970s and a grassroots, reclaim-our-streets style of urban ag took root in the Bronx, with farms ...
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Skygazers Across Tri-State Turn Out For Partial Solar Eclipse

CBS New York - 22 Aug 2017
The Sheep Meadow in Central Park was a popular eclipse viewing site. CBS2's Lonnie Quinn was there Monday afternoon. Those with proper viewing glasses saw what looked like the top crescent section of the moon – or an orange. There was some minor ...
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Shearing day at DaCy Meadow Farm

Sun Community News - 08 Sep 2017
From Dickinson Center, Hastings has been shearing sheep for 20 years and travels from Sacket's Harbor to Lake Champlain to trim the wool from herds large and small. It's been a challenge scheduling fleece trimming this summer, he said, given the amount ...
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Rexburg farmers win three national awards for their cheese

Rexburg Standard Journal - 01 Sep 2017
The Good Food Awards saw 2,059 entries from all around the country this year, but only 193 awards ere given, 15 of which were for cheese. Again, Russell's Alto Valle sheep cheese was selected, as was his farm. Of all 193 winners Lark's Meadow Farms was ...
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The Filtered Excellence: August 24, 2017

The Interrobang - 25 Aug 2017
Bob Geldof once asked us, “Where is the filtered excellence!?” It's right here. Once a week we take a break from comedy to bring you this week's picks of the best things to watch, the most interesting things to do, great things to try, the best picks ...
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The Golfers of Gotham - 25 Aug 2017
It turns out the parks department frowns upon you strolling out into Sheep Meadow in Central Park among the sunbathers, checking the yardage book to see how far you have to hit the front door of The Plaza, and then letting it rip. So to get our swings ...
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Grand Meadow festival begins two-day run Saturday

Sioux City Journal - 09 Sep 2017
WASHTA, Iowa -- The Grand Meadow Heritage Center's annual fall festival returns this weekend, offering visitors a glimpse of the rural lifestyle of the early to mid-20th century with touchable and visual history via demonstrations, buildings, and ...
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A Mexican-Inspired Ranch Wedding in California - 31 Aug 2017
Erika's grandparents are Jewish, so the couple honored them by exchanging vows beneath a chuppah decorated with bright roses and anemones—and with a meadow full of sheep in the background! For their vows, Erika and David decided to put their own ...
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Garden State Sheep & Fiber coming to Hunterdon County - 30 Aug 2017
Other vendors I've mentioned over the years include The Spinnery — a yarn shop in Frenchtown that sells spinning wheels; Berry Meadow Farm, which raises alpacas and sells naturally colored yarns from individual animals; The Verdant Griffon, ...
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3 walks to explore the best of New York

Femina - 14 Sep 2017
From here, you can cross the park, passing its vintage carousel, to Sheep Meadow, a popular place to relax, fly kites and picnic. Next, stop by Strawberry Fields, which is a memorial dedicated to John Lennon, who died near here. It's a short walk from ...
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Estes Park happenings

Estes Park Trail-Gazette - 18 Sep 2017
15-22: Elk Echoes. Sheep Lakes Parking and Moraine Discovery Center Amphitheater. 6-6:30 p.m.. Sept. 15, 19-20 and 22: Autumn Bird Walk. Club Lake Trailhead. 8-9:30 a.m.. Sept. 15 and 18-22: Autumn in the Rockies. Upper Beaver Meadows Trailhead.
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Wildfires wreak weekend havoc across western Montana

The Missoulian - 03 Sep 2017
Thirteen of the 16 firefighters, from a hand crew and an engine crew, fled east into a meadow — designated as a safety zone — on the north side of Liberty Creek. Three others tried to head downhill toward engines parked on Liberty Creek Road, but ...
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Through sheep-filled meadows with Penarth and District ramblers

Glamorgan Gem - 12 Sep 2017
It was a triumph for Sheila, who led her first walk for Penarth and District Ramblers with a group of 21 walkers and Biddy the dog at St Mary's Church in Wenvoe recently. The walkers included Dorothy P, who in a couple of weeks will be celebrating her ...
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Ian McEwan's Enchanted Garden

New York Times - 28 Aug 2017
Such meadows are intensely artificial constructs that require enormous effort in the absence of sheep: Grass, a much hardier species, must be completely eradicated before you can seed, and then you have to pray the delicate plants themselves will take.

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