Farm Frolics 2014

Spend the first weekend of the semester at the College Farm! Hearty Farm-Grown Snacks Games Live Bluegrass by the Vickie Vaughn Band, 4:00 P.M. – 6:00 P.M. Fun and interactive learning opportunities including Idea Fund, biogas, biodiesel, and community art programs! Tours of the College Farm Meet the College Farm livestock, learn more about awesome college programs from Idea Fund […]

Localtunity 2014

LOCALTUNITY- We Buy: You Eat Shop at Farmers on the Square, Eat Healthier with Fellow Dickinsonians & Build Community A community opportunity- Groups of three or more Dickinson employees and/or students are invited to Shop Farmers on the Square (FOTS) together for fresh foods grown by local farmers and receive one $5 token per person to use at the market. […]

Farm Frolics 2014

2-6 P.M., SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 6 Shuttles available from 1:30 P.M. to 6:00 P.M. departing from Kline Center. You can also bike to the farm with a group of fellow students and faculty! Contact  sustainability at dickinson.edu for more details. Spend the first weekend of the semester at the College Farm! Hearty Farm-Grown Snacks Games Live Bluegrass by the Vickie Vaughn […]

Free tours of Dickinson College Farm

Free public tours of Dickinson College Farm in September: Friday, September 19, 1:30-2:30pm Dickinson College Farm, 553 Park Dr., Boiling Springs, PA 17007 On Friday, September 19th at 1:30 p.m., farm staff and students will host a free one-hour guided tour of the 60-acre, USDA-Certified organic farm, including its vegetable-production and animal-pasture acreage and the farm’s sustainable energy technologies. The tour […]

Harvest Fest 2014

Friday, September 19th, 5:30 -10 p.m. Harvest Fest  Enjoy live bluegrass music, contra dancing, burgers, fresh-pressed apple cider and local ice cream at the Dickinson College Farm. Transportation provided to and from the farm from 5:30 p.m. until 10 p.m. Since the first Harvest Fest in 2004, this event has become a fall semester favorite among students. There is no better way […]

Farmers’ Market Wed., September 3rd

The market is every Wednesday from 3-7pm at 2 N. Hanover St., Carlisle, PA Check out the Farmers on the Square Facebook page for a weekly list of vendors and market goodies.

Farmers’ Market Wed., August 27th 3-7pm

We will have lots of goodies this week. We will be featuring our melons, okra, peppers, (famous) carrots, and lots of tomatoes! Be sure to stock up on greenery -  we will have spring mix, Swiss chard, and kale. Please remember to bring your reusable shopping bags and we will see you at market! The market is every Wednesday from 3-7pm […]

The Skinny on Sauerkraut

One way to preserve your fall harvest is through lacto-fermentation! This hands-on workshop will allow you to make your own batch of fermented vegetables for the coming winter. Carrots, cabbage, radishes, turnips, leafy greens and more. Saturday, September 13th 2:00-4:00pm The Skinny on Sauerkraut $10 PASA or DCF CSA members/$12 non-members Register: http://sauerkraut.brownpapertickets.com Presenter: Brooks Miller, North Mountain Pastures North Mountain Pastures is owned […]

Jillian Herschlag ’09 – 30 Under 30

Former farm apprentice Jillian Herschlag ’09 is one of Zagat Philadelphia’s “30 under 30″! We’re very proud. Yeah, young farmers! Read more: dson.co/1sy1otN 

Wed. August 13th Farmers’ Market

The Dickinson College Farm fields are filled with bounty. This week you can expect to find lots of juicy, sweet  and tangy tomatoes and melons, as well as numerous vegetables including eggplant, carrots, kale, onions, okra, and hearty greens. Plus our delicious fresh vinaigrette dressings like Garlic Scape Vinaigrette! Be sure to bring a bag and we will see you at […]