Tag: River Farm

Your Views: AHS board needs to listen

To the editor: Recent articles in your newspaper regarding the American Horticultural Society’s effort to sell the unique and historic River Farm should raise...

River Farm to remain closed this spring

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Since 1973, historic River Farm, which was once owned by George Washington, has provided the public with views of the...

AHS declines River Farm offer

The American Horticultural Society announced on Monday that it had declined an offer made by NOVA Parks and the Northern Virginia Conservation Trust to...

Community heartened as effort to preserve River Farm advances

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Proposed state funding in both the Virginia House of Delegates and Virginia Senate budgets could bring the Save River Farm...

Funding for River Farm advances

Public funding to buy and preserve George Washington’s River Farm for the public took a significant step forward on Wednesday when the Virginia Senate...

NVCT and NOVA Parks make offer on River Farm

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Local nonprofit Northern Virginia Conservation Trust and regional parks organization NOVA Parks jointly submitted an offer to purchase the historic...

River Farm listed for $32.9 million, closed to the public due...

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] River Farm, the 27-acre property once owned by George Washington that now serves as the headquarters for the American Horticultural...

My View | Terry Hayes: New direction for AHS

In September, the American Horticultural Society announced plans to sell River Farm, which has been our headquarters since 1973. The majority of our board...

My View | Cherie Lejeune: Save the American Horticultural Society

Reading the objections of the River Farm neighbors now for more than two weeks in the media, and in my email daily, one thing...

River Farm goes up for sale

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The American Horticultural Society announced this month that it is putting River Farm up for sale on the open real...