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Tommy Moughti, 2, of Suffern, counts the plants (Credit: Samantha Finch)

Tommy Moughti, 2, of Suffern, counts the plants in the garden during Family Fun Day at Cropsey Community Farm in New City. (April 7, 2013).

Family Farm Day at Cropsey Community Farm in New City

Children -- and likely some adults -- learned some agricultural skills at Cropsey Community Farm's Family Farm Day in New CIty. (April 7, 2013)

Tommy Moughti, 2, of Suffern, counts the plants
(Credit: Samantha Finch)

Tommy Moughti, 2, of Suffern, counts the plants in the garden during Family Fun Day at Cropsey Community Farm in New City. (April 7, 2013).

Children gather to watch as
(Credit: Samantha Finch)

Children gather to watch as "Farmer Shane" shows them how to plant seeds during Family Fun Day at Cropsey Community Farm in New City. (April 7, 2013)

Jack Mahoney, 3, of Bardonia, plants his seeds
(Credit: Samantha Finch)

Jack Mahoney, 3, of Bardonia, plants his seeds during Family Fun Day at Cropsey Community Farm in New City. (April 7, 2013)

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Ava Chin, 4, of Demarest, N.J., looks at
(Credit: Samantha Finch)

Ava Chin, 4, of Demarest, N.J., looks at a piece of a beehive during Family Fun Day at Cropsey Community Farm in New City. (April 7, 2013)

Joseph Mooney, 4, and his mother, Jennifer, of
(Credit: Samantha Finch)

Joseph Mooney, 4, and his mother, Jennifer, of Sparkill, dig in the dirt during Family Fun Day at Cropsey Community Farm in New City. (April 7, 2013)

Residents tour the hoop garden during Family Fun

Residents tour the hoop garden during Family Fun Day at Cropsey Community Farm in New City. (April 7, 2013)

(Credit: Samantha Finch)

"Farmer Shane" Hardy of Stony Point shows the children worms in the soil during Family Fun Day at Cropsey Community Farm in New City. (April 7, 2013)

Children and their families learn about rocks and
(Credit: Samantha Finch)

Children and their families learn about rocks and soil during Family Fun Day at Cropsey Community Farm in New City. (April 7, 2013)

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Jack Mahoney, 3, of Bardonia, digs in the
(Credit: Samantha Finch)

Jack Mahoney, 3, of Bardonia, digs in the soil during Family Fun Day at Cropsey Community Farm in New City. (April 7, 2013)

Jake Santos, and his mom, Julie, of Mahwah,
(Credit: Samantha Finch)

Jake Santos, and his mom, Julie, of Mahwah, look at the soil of their pea plant during Family Fun Day at Cropsey Community Farm in New City. (April 7, 2013)

Shane Hardy, of Stony Point, and Jessica Kesselman,
(Credit: Samantha Finch)

Shane Hardy, of Stony Point, and Jessica Kesselman, of Piermont, teach a group of visitors about the importance of soil during Family Fun Day at Cropsey Community Farm in New City. (April 7, 2013)

Residents visit Cropsey Community Farm during Family Fun
(Credit: Samantha Finch)

Residents visit Cropsey Community Farm during Family Fun Day in New City. (April 7, 2013)

Jake Santos, 3, of Mahwah, N.J., and Ava
(Credit: Samantha Finch)

Jake Santos, 3, of Mahwah, N.J., and Ava Chin, 4, of Demarest, N.J., watch intently as they learn about soil during Family Fun Day at Cropsey Community Farm in New City. (April 7, 2013)

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Children and adults had a chance to learn
(Credit: Samantha Finch)

Children and adults had a chance to learn about farming and soil during Family Fun Day at Cropsey Community Farm in New City. (April 7, 2013)

Jessica Kesselman, of Piermont, leads a lesson about
(Credit: Samantha Finch)

Jessica Kesselman, of Piermont, leads a lesson about soil and farming at Family Fun Day at Cropsey Community Farm in New City. (April 7, 2013)

Families came out to learn about farming at
(Credit: Samantha Finch)

Families came out to learn about farming at Family Fun Day at Cropsey Community Farm in New City. (April 7, 2013)

Farmer Shane Hardy shows the children how to
(Credit: Samantha Finch)

Farmer Shane Hardy shows the children how to plant seeds during Family Fun Day at Cropsey Community Farm in New City. (April 7, 2013)

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