HUB Farm Stand Today 11am-2pm

The College Farm Stand is open every Friday during the fall semester from 11am-2pm in the HUB at 28 N College St. The stand is currently located on the Lower Level of the HUB. Come find a wide variety of fresh-picked, certified organic produce from just down the road! We also sell delicious salad dressings and yummy canned goods when available. Keep an eye […]

Homecoming & Family Weekend Farm Tours

Dickinson Community: Homecoming & Family Weekend Tours Friday, September 27th, 1:00pm or Saturday, September 28th, 1:30pm Schedule & registration Online registration has closed. Please call 717-245-1373 to inquire about open spaces in the farm tours. Visit the 50-acre certified organic College Farm, located just 6 miles from campus. Will include stops at our greenhouses, compost rows, production fields, livestock pastures, yurts and […]

Bulk tomatoes are back: $1.25/pound

Limited time only! Certified organic #2 tomatoes. Email Jenn Halpin at halpinj@dickinson.edu with your order. Please include the number of pounds you’d like and your preferred day/time to pick them up at the farm. Pick up location is the Dickinson College Farm, 553 Park Dr., Boiling Springs, PA. Please bring your own containers to take your tomatoes home. First come, first served! […]

Let’s Ruminate about Ruminants!

October 26 | Suggested Ages 8-12 10am-12pm 553 Park Dr., Boiling Springs, PA 17007 Register: http://seed2.brownpapertickets.com/ Other SEED workshops Do you know what a ruminant is? Come take a walk around the farm with us to learn all about cows and sheep. We will discover how they process their food, make crafts out of sheep’s wool and make our own butter! Registration deadline […]

Farmers on the Square, Wed., September 25th

This week the Dickinson College Farm will have will have the fall vegetables that you’ve been waiting for! Bunches of carrots, beets, leeks, and daikon radishes will bring color to our stand! You’ll also see our spring mix and head lettuce, which pair nicely with our delicious tomato vinaigrette. Don’t forget about our dill pickles, seven day sweet pickles, pickled beets, […]

It All Starts With a SEED! For Kids

The Fall 2013 SEED workshop series kicks off on Sept. 21st with “It All Starts with a Seed!” Spots are very limited: sign up early! Hop over to our SEED page at http://blogs.dickinson.edu/farm/youth/ to read more about the fun hands-on workshops and meet student farmer and artist Caryn Sennett!

HUB Farm Stand + Art on the Farm Tix!

Friday, September 20th on the lower level of the HUB at 28 N College St, 11am-2pm: We will have a colorful display with vibrant beets, leeks, carrots, potatoes, onions and garlic! Don’t forget about radishes, spring onions, salad lettuce, and head lettuce! Also, if you’re in the mood for canned goods, we’ll have pickled beets, pickled zucchini, 7 day sweet pickles, […]

Backyard Chickens: Peeps to Processing

October 12th, 2:00-4:00pm Backyard Chickens: Peeps to Processing Registration is now open! http://peepstoprocessing.brownpapertickets.com/ Farmer Jenn will lead workshop participants on how to raise healthy laying hens and broilers.  The Dickinson College Farm practices rotational grazing with their chickens, warranting healthy birds, eggs and meat.  In addition to covering topics like housing, feed and general care farm staff will demonstrate the […]

Art on the Farm this Sunday, Sept. 22nd

Local dinner, local beer, wine and appetizers; artists working in many mediums; farm ingredients; live and silent auctions and live music at http://blogs.dickinson.edu/artonthefarm/! Art on the Farm takes place at the Dickinson College Farm, 553 Park Drive, Boiling Springs, PA Buy ticket online or in person at the HUB Farm Stand this Friday, September 20th at the HUB Farm Stand! Tickets are $40 per […]

PSU Fall Garden Day on Sept. 21st

On Saturday, September 21, 2013, join Penn State Extension Educators and Master Gardeners for an informative morning of fall gardening topics at Fall Garden Day, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., at the Cumberland County Extension office, 310 Allen Road, Carlisle. The registration fee is only $10.00 and includes handouts. Please register by September 19, as class size is limited, by […]