Dickinson College Farm will Produce Different Types of Organic Hops Sentinel News By Rebecca Jones May 6, 2012 The Dickinson College Farm planted its first crop of organic hops this spring, a crop that when harvested can benefit local home brewers and pubs. Hops, a major ingredient in beer, are flowers from a fairly hardy and aggressive vine. When harvested, […]

Saturday, May 26th: Landscaping for the Birds and the Bees 2-4pm Dickinson College Farm, 553 Park Dr., Boiling Springs, PA $5 suggested donation (or any lesser amount that you can afford) Kids under age 16 are free! Register today! Jenn Halpin, Dickinson Farm Manager, and Scott Hoffman, student researcher and 2012 farm apprentice will be leading this in-depth workshop. Jenn […]

Lambing season!

It’s a lamb party at the farm!  

Food Alliance has come to mean a lot to me in the last few months, but the first I had heard of it was when Dickinson College Farm got the certification last year. Coming to college from the suburbs of Columbia, MD, I never expected to become interested in agriculture, but during my freshman year, I began volunteering at the […]

Tuscarora Organic Growers Cooperative is one of the nation’s largest and oldest organic growers cooperatives. Located in the southern Allegheny Mountains of rural south central Pennsylvania, TOG markets and distributes its 44 members’ produce to restaurants, retailers and CSA’s in the DC/ Baltimore region. Position: Production Coordinator Compensation: Salary Benefits: Negotiable Primary Goals for this Job – Communicate regularly with […]