Hilltop Hanover Farm and Environmental Center is located at 1271 Hanover Street, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598 in northern Westchester County. Hilltop is a working crop farm and environmental educational center. The farm was a former dairy farm dating back to the 1600's. Today the farm is a regional education center that offers programs on healthy and sustainable food production and teaches skills for small-scale suburban and urban farming techniques, illustrating sustainable living practices for the region and local communities.
"The farm features demonstration models for backyard farming, rainwater harvesting, composting, and greenroof technology. Visitors can hike the farmís 3.5 miles of woodland trails, picnic on the farm grounds, purchase a CSA share, or produce from our farm stand or at U-Pick during the growing season, or attend any of our numerous classes and lectures. Hilltop Hanover Farm offers tours, classes and field trips to school groups, garden clubs, and scout troops."
"The farm was purchased in 2003 by Westchester County for watershed protection and agricultural education."
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for more about educational programs, farmstand, hours of Pick-Your-Own vegetables, CSA shares, and more about Hilltop Hanover Farm & Environmental Center.
Things to Do on the Farm
Classes & Field Trips
Hiking (3.5 miles of woodland trails)
Location: Yorktown Heights