Farmers on the Square, March 26th, 3-7pm

Farmers on the Square March 26th 3-7pm at Project Share, 5 N. Orange St.! We will be serving up delicious wood-fired pizza from our mobile oven – made to order or by the slice. We will also have a collection of colorful veggies and fresh-made salad dressings along with canned goodies like pickled beets, hot sauce and a selection of […]

The College Farm, Biodiesel Program and The Peddler invite you to slow down on Friday after work/classes and enjoy a bite to eat with friends at Rector Atrium! Fresh-made wood-fired pizzas, fresh-cut french fries, mixed greens and drinks for sale to help punctuate the week’s end this Friday, March 28th from 4:00pm to 6:30pm. Yummy fair trade coffee from the […]

Check out “The Dirt” Issue 7

Check out the 2014 issue of our annual farm e-publication The Dirt! We are grateful for the breadth of perspectives offered by the student farmers who contributed articles. We hope you enjoy The Dirt and that you’ll come visit the farm during the coming season! You are welcome to schedule a visit for your class, host your department’s next event at […]

Organic Veggie Co-Op: Fresh, Affordable!

Our 2014 CSA/Veggie Co-Op Information Packet is full of photos, tips, information and more! Download the info packet (PDF): http://goo.gl/3YhiJ8 *The College Farm CSA is open to Dickinson College employees, alumni, students and retirees only. **Please note that 2014 work share slots have been filled!

Spring Farmers’ Market, Sat., March 22nd

Saturday, March 22nd, 2-6pm HUB Lobby, 28 N. College St. Well hello, spring – glad you’ve arrived! Let’s celebrate with a special Spring Farmers’ Market in the HUB Lobby at 28 N. College St.! Open to the public. Join farmers and makers who will have fresh greens and other veggies, grass-fed & humanely raised beef, hearth-baked breads, handmade soaps, prepared snack […]

Dickinson’s Energy Challenge 2014

To increase student participation in the 2014 Energy Challenge, which is running under the theme “student emPOWERment,” 15 residence halls will be competing for cash prizes in three categories: greatest reduction in an electric-heated building, greatest reduction in non-electric-heated building and building with greatest participation. Dickinson College students, faculty and employees can take part in this year’s Energy Challenge beginning […]

Saturday, March 29th, 2-4pm Backyard Orchards and Berries $10 DCF CSA or PASA members/$12 non-members Register: http://backyardorchards.brownpapertickets.com/ That sunny corner of your yard should be working for you instead of just growing grass. Wouldn’t a few small apple trees be just the thing? What about fresh berries for breakfast? Just step outside the door and pick them after dinner and they […]

HUB Farm Stand, Fri. March 21st 11am-2pm

Come to the lower level of the HUB on March 21st, 2014 from 11am-2pm to buy grass-fed beef, pasture-raised chicken and spring veggies! Beef and chicken can be pre-ordered by visiting http://goo.gl/ppo7ds (for beef) or emailing halpinj@dickinson.edu (for chicken). We’ll have a limited supply of beef and chicken available for folks who don’t pre-order. As for veggies, we will have happy colors like green, red, […]

Spring Farmers’ Market

Saturday, March 22nd, 2-6pm HUB Lobby, 28 N. College St. What better way to welcome spring than filling your pantry and fridge with delicious, local goodies? Vendors will have fresh greens and other veggies, grass-fed & humanely raised beef, hearth-baked breads, handmade soaps, prepared snack foods, fiber arts and more. Come stock up in the HUB Lobby at 28 N. […]

Summer Student Farmer Apps Due Friday!

Please note: these positions are open to current Dickinson College students only. Students interested in the challenge of working outside, using their bodies and building callouses from hard work are encouraged to apply! As a Student Farmer, you will be directly involved with maintaining a wide range of vegetable crops, from planting to harvesting. As you might imagine, this requires […]