Stalking Wild Edibles

Stalking Wild Edibles Learn how to forage for edible plants on Saturday, May 30th!  Saturday, May 30th, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM $10 CSA or PASA members/$12 non-members Discounted tickets available for students. Dickinson College Farm, 553 Park Drive, Boiling Springs, PA Register: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/1475247 Back by popular demand, local forager Dawn Toutkaldjian joins Dickinson College Farm to impart her wisdom and […]

New Grower Soil Fertility Roundtable

New Program Announcement: New Grower Soil Fertility Roundtable Date: May 12, 2015 Location: Dickinson College Farm Penn State Extension and the Dickinson College Farm are excited announce an evening program targeted at new growers and growers seeking the latest information on soil fertility. John Spargo, Director of the PSU Agricultural Analytics Laboratory, will be on hand to explain how soils […]

Food + Farm+ Friends + Friday = Fun!

Come join us May 1st for delicious wood fired farm fresh pizza made with all local ingredients! Local cheese from grass-fed dairy cows at Wil-Ar Farm Locally grown and milled wheat flour Handmade dough Get in on the fun on Britton Plaza this Friday, May 1st! (rain location at Rector Atrium) Bring your friends and family for farm-made wood -fired pizzas and […]

Alumni Spotlight – Ben Sedlins ’09

Ben Sedlins, class of 2009, was part of one of the original farm crews at Dickinson College. Inspired by a friend to get involved, Ben found something beyond just agricultural work at the farm. Having grown up with a father that works in international studies, Ben had traveled around a lot and moved for his father’s work. He chose to […]

Alumni Spotlight: Mary Oldham ’06

Uncovering a Passion for Agriculture   Although the Dickinson College Farm existed only as a garden while Mary Oldham ’06 was a student at Dickinson, her involvement with the program sparked a passion within her that has shaped her career. Mary describes, “I didn’t know a thing about agriculture before I started working at the garden at Dickinson, and I […]

EarthFest at the College Farm

Come and celebrate Earth Day at the College Farm with delicious food, raucous music and great people. Join the Dickinson community as we celebrate the 45th anniversary of Earth Day with Earth Fest at the College Farm on Saturday, April 25th. The event will include veggie burgers and local, grass-fed beef burgers, local ice cream, locally brewed root beer and […]

Bike to the Farm Potluck

Bike to Farm Potluck with Guest Nigel Savage Saturday, April 18 Meet at Kaufman Parking Lot: 10:30 a.m. | Departure 11 a.m. Reservations are required for this event Every semester the Center for Sustainability Education hosts a 7-mile (each way) bike ride to the Dickinson College Organic Farm in Boiling Springs, Pennsylvania. The event is designed to build community, improve […]

Pizza on the Plaza – March 27th

Come join us March 27th for delicious wood fired farm fresh pizza made with all local ingredients! Local cheese from grass-fed dairy cows at Wil-Ar Farm Locally grown and milled wheat flour Handmade dough   We will be in rector auditorium from 4:00-7:00! PRE ORDER YOUR PIZZA HERE: http://goo.gl/forms/m3CytGDAPG

Camp D.I.G. Registration Now Open!

An Opportunity to Discover, Inquire, Grow A SUMMER DAY CAMP FOR YOUTH D.I.G. Into a Fun-Filled Learning Experience
Intro Camp (Grades 4-6): June 15-19, 2015*Advanced Camp (Grades 6-8): June 22-26, 2015 
9:00 am – 3:00 pm Daily $175 per sessionProfessional StaffFinancial Aid Available 
Registration Deadline: Extended to April 17, 2015 *Preference for advanced camp will go to campers that have attended […]

SEED: Red Wigglers and Food Waste, March 21st!

Red Wigglers and Food Waste: Vermicompost at the College Farm The College Farm Sustainable Earth Education Program (SEED)  is an interactive educational program that explores how nourishing food moves from seed to soil to our tables and inspires children to care for the earth! Hosted by the Dickinson College Farm. Explore the sometimes slimy but always fun world of worms! […]