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Winter Solstice Celebration at Genesis Farm

Spreading corn to honor the deer’s place in the ecosystem!

Miriam McGillis, friend of Tree Whispering® and Director of  Genesis Farm and Eco-Literacy Center in Blairstown, NJ, held an outdoor Winter Solstice Celebration today.

A key part of the ceremony honored the animals of the 240 acre property.

All participants dipped cups into a bowl of dried corn then were directed to scatter the corn along the deers’ paths in the forest.

Find out more about the EcoPeace Treaty research between deer and gardens.

deer tracks in snow, corn scattered

Deer tracks in snow, corn scattered.


Bowl of corn as an offering to the deer and other animals on the property during the Winter Solstice Ceremony.