Better Farm is a 65-acre sustainability education center, artists' colony and organic farm nestled in the foothills of the Adirondacks and Thousand Islands Region of Northern New York. Through educational workshops, artist residencies, sustainability programming, and an ongoing commitment to green living and community outreach, we strive to apply the "Better Theory" to all our endeavors while offering the curious an opportunity to expand, grow, and flourish.

 

About Us

Better Farm was founded on the Better Theory, a belief that every occurrence is an opportunity to grow. We offer the public a living laboratory of organic gardens, alternative building structures and projects, a 1,500-square-foot studio and gallery space, and a blueprint for environmentally conscious living.

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Sustainability Education 

Photo Credit: ms.akr

Photo Credit: ms.akr

We offer year-round, immersive sustainability education and workshops geared toward teaching self-sufficiency, homesteading and organic farming techniques.

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betterArts

betterArts is a non-profit organization based out of Better Farm working to make the arts available to all. Throughout the year, betterArts offers gallery openings, performances, workshops and other events. The betterArts Residency Program gives artists from around the world an unrivaled experience creating work against a backdrop of sustainability and communal living. 

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