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Jamey Johnson and Grace Potter & the Nocturnals Join Sept. 22 Lineup

HERSHEY, Pa., Sept. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — With more than 29,000 tickets sold, Farm Aid 2012 is officially sold out. Fans at home can watch a special presentation of the concert event from Hersheypark Stadium on Saturday, Sept. 22, from 8 to 11 p.m. EDT at www.farmaid.org.

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An off-hand comment 27 years ago by legendary musician Bob Dylan launched the escapade known as Farm Aid. “Wouldn’t it be great,” Dylan wondered aloud during his performance in Philadelphia during a two-continent Live Aid benefit for Ethiopian famine, “if we did something for our own farmers right here in America?”

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CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Today, Farm Aid activated its Family Farm Disaster Fund to raise funds to provide relief for farm families whose crops and farmland are being devastated by the country’s worst drought in more than 50 years.

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Willie Nelson, Neil Young, John Mellencamp and Dave Matthews
to headline 2012 concert event plus special guest Jack Johnson and more

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Join Farm Aid and Haven’s Kitchen on Wednesday, April 18!

We will celebrate the region’s family farmers with a dinner at 6:00 pm followed by a reception at 9:00. Seats for the dinner are very limited!
Joan Gussow, teacher, author and food policy expert will speak about her history in the food movement and our efforts to relocalize our food supply. Chef Julia Sullivan, trained at Blue Hill at Stone Barns, will craft a seasonal, ingredient-driven menu that utilizes the best of what New York’s family farms have to offer.

Enjoy dessert and classic craft cocktails at the reception immediately following!

Please complete the form below to register for An Evening with Farm Aid. A ticket for the dinner guarantees admittance to the reception immediately following. Tickets for the reception can be purchased separately. Contact Kari Williams, Farm Aid’s development director, with any questions regarding the event or sponsorship opportunities.

Haven’s Kitchen Address: 109 West 17th Street, New York, NY

[More Information and Registration:](http://www.farmaid.org/havenskitchen)