PressAll Things Hudson Valley Podcast with Marketing Director Lizz DeFeo and Executive Director Rachel McCrystalAll Things Hudson Valley, June 2020WOODSTOCK FARM SANCTUARY: Q&A WITH RACHEL MCCRYSTALBarn Sanctuary, June 2020Sanctuaries Petition Farms to Surrender Animals from Depopulation Amidst CoronavirusGreen Matters, June 2020This Animal Sanctuary is Doing Live Storytimes with Turkeys and GoatsTimeOut New York, May 2020Farmed Animal Depopulations and Worker Violations During COVID-19, with Rachel McCrystal of Woodstock Farm SanctuaryAnimal Voices, May 2020Woodstock Farm Sanctuary Online101.5 WPDH, May 2020Catskill Animal Sanctuary joins Goat 2 Meeting partnership with Sweet FarmHudson Valley 360, May 2020Invite A Rescued Animal Into Your Next Meeting!Shawangunk Journal, May 2020Goat bombed: Invite an Upstate NY farm animal to your next video callSyracuse.com, May 2020Pet project: ‘Goat 2 Meeting’ provides virtual contact with rescued farm animals in Ulster CountyDaily Freeman, May 2020New York City urged to shut down 80 live animal markets amid fresh pandemic fearsIndependent, May 2020Local Couple is Running #EverySingleStreet in Montclair to Raise Funds for Woodstock Farm SanctuaryBaristanet, May 2020Animal Sanctuaries Are Struggling Right Now, But They’re Making It WorkTenderly, May 202010 Vegan Hotels to Book for an Eco-friendly StaySkyscanner, April 2020Invite Hudson Valley Farm Animals to Your Next Zoom MeetingHudson Valley Magazine, April 2020WEDDINGVORTEX – WEDDING GUIDE 2020 (p.27)WeddingVortex, April 2020Places to Stay in the Hudson Valley Surrounded by NatureHudson Valley Tourism, April 2020Coronavirus: Half Moon Bay farm lets businesses schedule Zoom calls with goats, pigs, other animal ‘ambassadors’abc7, April 2020Visit Woodstock Farm Sanctuary’s Adorable Farm Animals from Your CouchGreen Clean Simple, April 2020Tech Helps Animals with Limb Loss Get Back on Their FeetCNET, April 202010 Best Virtual Field Trips for Kids Stuck at HomeTrips to Discover, April 2020This Farm Sanctuary Is Celebrating Their Opening Weekend on a Livestream and We’re All InvitedTravel + Leisure, April 2020Shelter Tails CalendarTimes Herald-Record, April 2020Why You Should Avoid Canceling Your Hotel Room Due to CoronavirusFodors, March 2020Weekend in Upstate NY at the Gray Barn (Woodstock Farm Sanctuary)VeganEatsNYC, March 2020How the Hudson Valley Community Is Giving Back During the COVID-19 CrisisHudson Valley Magazine, March 2020Animal Sanctuary donates PPE supplies to local paramedic serviceHudson Valley One, March 2020Green Inside and Out Radio Show Executive Director Rachel McCrystal on Episode 62 Green Inside and Out, March 2020Coronavirus CancellationsWoodstock Farm Sanctuary is delaying its usual April opening to May. Hudson Valley One, March 2020Coronavirus: Cancellations, postponements, changes in Mid-Hudson Valley and CatskillsThe Woodstock Farm Sanctuary in High Falls will not be opening in April, as has been customary, but expects to open May 3 for members and May 9 to the public. Daily Freeman, March 2020The Ultimate Guide to Becoming a Plant-Based HouseholdHow My Family Cut Out Meat The Beet, February 2020Rescued Dairy Cow See’s Pasture for the First Time!Watching this 7-year-Old Rescued Dairy Cow See Pasture for the First Time Will Warm Your Heart! One Green Planet, February 2020A Sanctuary That Welcomes AllA feature story on Woodstock Sanctuary’s rescued animals and mission. Animal Culture Magazine, January 2020Bovine Friends ForeverOur response to the November issue’s “Bovine Friends Forever” story. The Atlantic, January 2020Inspiring Animal Success Stories of 2019Rabbit Rescued From Lab Where Vet Techs Injected Him Constantly. One Green Planet, January 2020From Kill Pile to Piglets of PrideTenderly, December 2019 Is ‘Veganuary’ the new dry January?Everything you need to know about the pledge to try going vegan. Yahoo Lifestyle, December 2019Woodstock Farm Sanctuary Welcomes a Sheep Named Mabel Just in Time for the Holidays!One Green Planet, December 20196 Helpful Ways to Give Back to Nature This ThanksgivingInhabitat, November 2019Woodstock Farm Sanctuary’s ThanksLiving Celebrates Animals with a Vegan FeastCivil Eats, November 2019The Obscenity of Pardoning Two TurkeysNY Daily News, November 2019Rob Zombie Honored At ThanksLivingShawangunk Journal, November 2019 Over $100k Raised for Woodstock Farm SanctuaryRob Zombie on Woodstock Warrior Award, Fighting for Animals, Why Veganism is PunkThe Daily Freeman, November 2019 Woodstock Sanctuary honored Rob and Sheri Zombie for their animal rights activism.Dealmakers: Green Fair to feature speakersTimesUnion, November 2019Green Fair shares way to live in harmony with EarthThe Altamont Enterprise, November 2019Meet Individuals on Your Plate that You Never Get To Know at Woodstock SanctuaryThe Plant Based Review, October 2019HalloWoodstock Comes to the Woodstock Farm SanctuaryHudson Valley One, October 2019Pig Ears and Backyard Chickens? No Thanks!Wildlife Watch, Inc., October 2019HalloWoodstock 2019 is Oct. 26101.5 WPDH, October 2019The Best Accommodations in the Hudson ValleyHudson Valley Magazine, October 2019Roller Derby match to benefit Woodstock Farm Sanctuary on Oct. 5th in AccordThe Daily Freeman, September 20197 Notable Organizations Dedicated to Helping AnimalsWiki, September 2019 This Modern Boutique Inn is Located Right on a Farm Sanctuary – Here’s How to Stay ThereHerbivore Times, September 2019 Woodstock Sanctuary’s onsite inn, The Gray Barn, is a vegan getaway dream come true.With 440 Animals On Site, Woodstock Farm Sanctuary Reaches Out for HelpThe Daily Freeman, August 2019 Woodstock Sanctuary turns to its community for help with its latest rescues.Woodstock Sanctuary Rescues Almost 100 Chickens Being Sold on CraigslistOne Green Planet, August 2019 The sanctuary are calling the newly-rescued chickens the Hudson Valley 100.Rabbit Rescued From Lab Where Vet Techs Injected Him ConstantlyOne Green Planet, August 2019 Woodstock Sanctuary couldn’t say no to a rabbit tested on by aspiring vet techs. The Ultimate Vegan Road TripForbes, July 2019 Tips for making the most of your vegan trip.In Upstate StyleSUSTAIN, July 2019 A Hudson Valley look book at The Gray Barn.Woodstock Sanctuary Makes Animals Feel Truly SafeMidHudson News, July 2019 While many animal shelters and sanctuaries emphasize giving animals a home, the Woodstock Farm Sanctuary’s mission is a little different.Be Here Now: Summer GetawaysTime Out New York, July 2019 Escape to Woodstock Sanctuary to volunteer, visit, or stay overnight at The Gray Barn.Enjoy at the Woodstock Farm, New York’s June Jamboree Fest This SaturdayRaise Vegan, June 2019 A preview to Woodstock Sanctuary’s annual summer event, June Jamboree.The Silence of Force Fed Ducks: Ban Foie Gras in New York CityNY Daily News, June 2019 Shelter Director Hervé Breuil’s op ed on the pending foie gras ban in NYC.The Gray Barn at Woodstock Farm SanctuaryVisitVortex, June 2019 An intimate look at the Sanctuary’s new onsite inn, The Gray Barn.Woodstock Farm Sanctuary’s June JamboreeWPDH, June 2019 Enjoy Woodstock Sanctuary’s annual summer event Saturday, June 22nd.The Top Winery Events You and the Crew Need to Hit This SummerWestchester Magazine, May 2019 Whitecliff Vineyard is teaming up with Powered by Plants Consulting to fundraise for Woodstock Farm Sanctuary.New Vegan Documentary Invited to Screen in New York City and Los AngelesVegNews, May 2019 “For The Birds” follows a woman in the Hudson Valley who hoarded 200 ducks, chickens, geese, and turkeys—all of whom were eventually rescued.Sanctuary Goat is the First to Receive A 3D Printed ValveWAMC Northeast Public Radio, May 2019 WAMC’s Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Allison Dunne visited Woodstock Farm Sanctuary.Finding Sanctuary in Upstate New YorkSUSTAIN the Mag, May 2019 A weekend at Woodstock Farm Sanctuary.Turns Out, Cows Love Being Mamas. This Mother’s Day, Let’s Celebrate That Fact (And No Longer Eat Them.)VegNews, May 2019 Executive Director Rachel McCrystal writes on how cows are remarkable beings.The Out-of-TownerThe Shawangunk Journal, April 2019 A trip to Woodstock SanctuaryLETTER: Boycott agribusiness, animal consumptionThe Daily Freeman, April 2019 Letter to the editor by Executive Director, Rachel McCrystalA Holy Week prayer for the animalsNY Daily News, April 2019 Op-ed written by Executive Director, Rachel McCrystalUlster County Animal Sanctuaries Offer Human Guests Overnight LodgingsThe Daily Freeman, April 2019 Woodstock Sanctuary’s new inn, The Gray Barn, is open.Looking For an Upstate Destination? Try This New Vegan Inn and Animal SanctuaryEdible Brooklyn, March 2019 The Gray Barn is a nonprofit vegan inn supporting an animal sanctuary.An Inside Look of New The Woodstock Farm SanctuarySUSTAIN Magazine, March 2019 Woodstock Farm Sanctuary in High Falls, NY is opening up a brand new reason to visit.Stunning New ‘Gray Barn’ Inn at Woodstock Farm SanctuaryShawangunk Journal, March 2019 What must be the most unique and stunning new lodging in the area is about to open next month on Lucas Turnpike, at the Woodstock Farm Sanctuary. Eco-Friendly Apparel Company Tentree Wants to Plant Billion TreesGreen Matters, March 2019 If You Love Animals, Don’t Visit Zoos or Aquariums — Consider This Ethical Option InsteadGreen Matters, March 2019 There is a clear-cut, ethical alternative to zoos and aquariums: visiting an animal sanctuary.Retreat to This New Farm Sanctuary Inn to Support Rescued AnimalsHudson Valley Magazine, December 2018 The Gray Barn at Woodstock Farm Sanctuary lets visitors overnight alongside their four-legged friends.Farm Animal Stories with Happy EndingsStone Pier Press, December 2018 This holiday season, we want to spread the joy of farm animals by sharing stories of pigs and chickens living at sanctuaries all around the country.Eight Ways to Celebrate Hanukkah, Vegan-StyleVegNews, December 2018 From plant-based gelt to Soy Vey candles, an all-vegan Hanukah honors tradition while respecting animals.Colin Kaepernick-Inspired Ads Arrive in NYC Subway Stations Live Kindly, October 2018 Woodstock Farm Animal Sanctuary has launched a dairy industry awareness campaign, starting with posters in a New York City subway station that feature “Colin Kowpernick” — a rescued dairy calf named after vegan NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick.While Thousands of People Evacuated From Hurricane Florence, Millions of Animals Drowned on Factory FarmsOne Green Planet, September 2018 Photos shared by Woodstock Sanctuary via Steve Helber of the AP illustrate the state that factory farms have been left in.A Vegan Fall-Lover’s Guide To The Hudson ValleyVegNews, September 2018 Entire Family Goes Vegan After Sanctuary VisitRaise Vegan, September 2018 After a trip to the Woodstock Animal Sanctuary in 2009, a family went completely vegan overnight.Woodstock Farm Sanctuary Exec Director Talks About Her MissionWAMC Northeast Public Radio, Midday Magazine, August 2018 Weaving animal advocacy issues with social justice issues is something Rachel McCrystal sees as integral to getting out her organization’s message.Sanctuary Resident Is The First Cow To Wear A New Kind Of BraceWAMC Northeast Public Radio, Midday Magazine, July 2018 A cow at the Woodstock Farm Sanctuary is reportedly the first in the United States outfitted with a new type of brace.Sanctuary Caring for Chickens Rescued from Cockfighting RingTimes Herald-Record, March 2017 More than 20 chickens rescued from a cockfighting ring have been taken in by Woodstock Farm Sanctuary.The Pay-It-Forward Wedding: When ‘I Do’ Becomes ‘I Do More’New York Times, January 2017 Couples are giving back in greater, more thoughtful ways by incorporating their beliefs, passions and values into their weddings.Peace, Love, & Activism at Woodstock Farm SanctuaryUrban Agenda Magazine, December 2016 The heart of Woodstock Farm Sanctuary’s mission is to rescue farmed animals and to allow those animals to become ambassadors for compassionate living.A Perfect Day in…the CatskillsHarper’s BAZAAR, November 23, 2016 Exactly how to spend a picturesque 24 hours in one of the most charming parts of Upstate New York.Woodstock Farm Sanctuary takes care in taking care of animals in needDaily Freeman-August 8, 2016 The Woodstock Farm Sanctuary rescues farmed animals and strives to teach the public about the effects of modern-day agribusiness.July Jamboree at Woodstock Farm Animal SanctuaryTime Warner Cable–July 3, 2016The Woodstock Farm Animal Sanctuary hosted its annual July Jamboree.Sheep With Prosthetic Leg Will Inspire You to See Animals DifferentlyOne Green Planet–June 18, 2016Felix gives us hope that we can all learn to see animals not as somethings but someones.Kingston Nissan’s ‘Ozzie Fund’ benefits area animal sheltersThe Daily Freeman–Mar 7, 2016The fund will help raise money for four local animal shelters.‘Baby boom’ of new births at High Falls animal sanctuary after big …Times Herald-Record–Mar 6, 2016HIGH FALLS – The Woodstock Farm Sanctuary in High Falls was beginning to look more like an animal nursery on Sunday.Grass-Fed Beef and Global Warming | Al Jazeera AmericaAl Jazeera-Dec 2, 2015 Consumers should reconsider their choice to eat beef, and not just because of the significant impact on the environment, says Jenny Brown, who runs the Woodstock Farm Sanctuary, along New York’s Hudson Valley.Sanctuary Celebrates Saving Turkeys at Thanks-livingTime-Warner Cable News-Nov 15, 2015 “They are going to have some of their very favorite foods; a variety of pumpkin pies and squashes and berries.”This Farm Fits Injured Animals with Prosthetics – CNN’s ‘Great Big Story’CNN’s Great Big Story-Nov 12, 2015Jenny Brown lost her leg, and says her prothesis helps in everyday life. Now, she helps fit new limbs on animals at the Woodstock Farm Sanctuary.Hanging With ‘Peeps’ At Woodstock Farm SanctuaryHeadlines & Global News–Oct 25, 2015The silly, social, funny chickens adore the co-founders at WoodstockSanctuary who saved them. (Photo : Woodstock Farm Animal Sanctuary).Disturbing Discovery: 175 Animals Seized from Hamptonburgh FarmTime-Warner Cable News-Oct 12, 2015 Woodstock Farm Sanctuary, where 20 of the animals were taken said now the focus needs to be on getting the animals the treatment they need.Backyard Butchers Shut Down In Orange CountyHudson Valley News Network-Oct 10, 2015 Backyard Butchers Shut Down In Orange County … fate of a backyard slaughterhouse on a Route 416 farm in Hamptonburgh.‘It’s a Different Type of Farm:’ Inside Woodstock Farm SanctuaryEcorazzi–Sep 2, 2015A new short film examines how a cat named Boogie inspired Jenny Brown to start Woodstock Farm Sanctuary. Woodstock Farm Sanctuary to welcome public at Sept. 5 grand …Hudson Valley News Network–Sep 5, 2015Workers at the new grounds of the Woodstock Farm Sanctuary huffed and puffed and labored all summer long to complete the project just in time.Amputee opens Woodstock Farm Sanctuary to care for disabled animalsDaily Mail–Sep 7, 2015Now, almost 30 years later, Brown has been using that experience and channeling it into her work at Woodstock Farm Sanctuary.Laughing For Animals: A Comedy Showcase Benefitting WFSEcorazzi–Sep 14, 2015Woodstock Farm Sanctuary co-founders Jenny Brown and Doug Abel will be in attendance, so expect to rub some elbows with them.Woodstock Farm Sanctuary opens its new digsWoodstock Times–Aug 22, 2015The Woodstock Farm Sanctuary is about to become a Rondout Valley phenomenon. The entity that’s been based in Willow since 2004.Woodstock Farm Sanctuary relocates to former farm, retreat center in High FallsThe Daily Freeman–Jun 21, 2015Amelia the pig gets her forehead scratched by Jenny Brown, the co-founder and executive director of the Woodstock Farm Sanctuary.Woodstock Farm Sanctuary moving to High FallsThe Daily Freeman–Aug 26, 2015HIGH FALLS >> After ten years in Woodstock, the Woodstock Farm Sanctuary has announced its relocation to a 150-acre former camp and retreat center. Pre-2015 Press Nature-Traveler.com – April 2012 ” Considering Going Vegetarian? Visit the Woodstock Farm Animal Sanctuary”Poughkeepsie Journal – Sept 2010 Cover story of the Lifestyles section about the history of WFAS and the concert series, with Moby playing a live show at the farm. Also see the related interview with Moby.Ulster Almanac – Aug 2010 Coverage of the upcoming music series, featuring The Ghost of a Saber Tooth Tiger (Sean Lennon/Charlotte Kemp Muhl)Live a Damn – Aug 2010 Director Jenny Brown is a guest on Ecorazzi.com editor Michael Parrish DuDell’s podcastOur Hen House – 2010 Director Jenny Brown is a guest on this podcastNorthJersey.com – Aug 2010 Travel guide, describes a visit to the Sanctuary Rolling Stone – June 2010 Sidebar about Chrissie Hynde’s appearance at the farm with her band, JP, Chrissie and the Fairground BoysNY Daily News – Feb 2010 Animals and their affection for each otherThe Daily Freeman – Feb 2010 The rewards of volunteering at our sanctuaryNew York Daily News – Nov 2009 Coverage of our annual ThanksLiving eventNew York Times – June 2009 Story about My Morning Jacket‘s Jim James’ support of our farmNew York Daily News – Jan 2009 Story about Good Egg recipient Stevie JonesWoodstock Times – Nov 2008 – “Who’s the Turkey?” Coverage of our 3rd annual ThanksLiving BanquetWAMC – Northeast Public Radio – Nov 2008 “Saving Farm Animals in a Recession” Radio segment on our 3rd annual ThanksLiving BanquetAll Animals – Winter 2008 – “Turkey’s Day” Article in member magazine of The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS)Catskill Mountain Foundation’s Guide Magazine – Nov 2008 “Director of the Woodstock Farm Animal Sanctuary, Filmmaker, Vegan”Cosmopolitan Magazine – Aug 2008 – “Their Uncommon Bond” Learn 23 new ways to love your man… AND a thang or two about the farmChronogram Magazine – Aug 2008 Director Jenny Brown was named a “Local Luminary”Animal Sheltering Magazine – June 2008 “Field Trip: Woodstock Farm Animal Sanctuary”Guideposts Magazine – June 2008 “Their Mission to Save Farm Animals”The Daily Freeman – June 2008 “For the Love of Goat” (with video)Weekend America – June 2008 “Summer Travel: A Farm Sanctuary” The national PBS radio show visited WoodstockThe New York Times – May 2008 “A Rescued Goat Gets a Chance for a Normal Life”Gothamist – May 2008 “Short One Leg, But Goat is Long on Friends”New York Magazine – May 2008 “Amputee Goat Finds Home with Amputee Owner”G Living – May 2008 “Rescued Amputee Goat Shows Hope for the World”Zoo Too – May 2008 “Goat, Owner Share in New Leg” Amazing video profile of Albie the goat!!Time Out NY – May 2007 “New Yorkers Discover the Joys of Being Farmed Out”NY Daily News – May 2007 “Help Stop Abuse – Buy Some Art” Profile of board member Dan Piraro’s work on behalf of animalsVegNews Magazine – 2005 “Vegan Weddings” One of the magazine’s most popular recurring article, featuring WFAS co-founders getting hitched.