This semester’s Events with the Farm!

Weed N Feed! Every Friday, 1-5PM September: 4th – Activities Fair! 2-4PM on the Academic Quad. Come find us and sign up for ways to get involved at the farm! 10th –  Tour of Keswick Creamery’s Farm. Leave from Kaufman parking lot at 12:30PM GATHER 5PM Stern Great Room. Our monthly farm to table pop up restaurant. SOLD OUT. 17th […]

A Summer Full of Gas

Rising seniors Emily Whitaker and Sean Jones joined the farm team this summer to continue working on a research project from the spring semester. When asked to talk about it, Emily was kind enough to go into detail about how exactly biogas works and some of the science behind it. She says, “biogas digestion converts organic wastes into burnable methane gas, […]

GATHER Saturday, 09/10/16 SOLD OUT

Come and enjoy the College Farm through a unique fine dining culinary experience that reflects the flavors of the season!  GATHER, the farm’s monthly pop-up restaurant will be held on Saturday, September 10th in the Stern Center.  Dinner guests will be treated to a gourmet four course meal prepared by celebrity chef, Hugh Acheson from Athens, Georgia!  For more information on […]

Alumni Spotlight: Sam Bogan ’16

When asked for an update to what he’s doing after college, recent farm graduate Sam Bogan had some exciting things to share.  “Working on the college farm was a big turning point for me. I relished in catching expressions on the faces of those who were new to the farm, but wasted no time in gleefully losing themselves in a […]

Alumni Spotlight: Silvana Kreines ’16

Archaeology major, Silvana Kreines, shares her relationship to the farm and what she has done with her life after Dickinson.  “My time as a student farmer on the Dickinson College Farm was one of the highlights of my college career. It taught me the value of hard work and how feasible organic, sustainable farming is. My favorite chore was working with […]

Kenze speaks in her post about the work that she does with the livestock on the farm and how it has helped her become a stronger, more independent woman. Click on picture to enlarge

Alumni Spotlight: Nicole Smith ’16

Nicole Smith is a farm worker with a passion for animals. Above she is pictured at her internship with Utica Zoo from the summer of 2015, where she was responsible for the care of all the hoofstock, including her favorites, the goats! While working with the farm, her favorite thing about it was the serenity of it. She says “the […]

Alumni Spotlight: Cindy Baur ’16

Cindy Baur is a recent farm graduate, and she has decided that she wasn’t ready for her time with the farm to be over quite yet and is now one of the four farm apprentices. At Dickinson, Cindy was an Anthropology major. She says she knew about the farm when she applied to Dickinson and volunteered two times her freshman year, […]

GATHER – Farm to Table Dinner

Final GATHER dinner of the semester! Join farm staff for a dining experience that aims to nourish you and build community – one bite at a time. For information on menu details and to make a reservation, please go to https://dcfarmgather.wordpress.com/ GATHER will be Saturday, April 30th – don’t delay in reserving your seats!

The College Farm is Hiring!

The Dickinson College Farm is currently accepting applications for the 2016-2017 Academic Year: Farm-Based Youth Educator, Student Farmers and Farm, Cook, Eat Program Coordinator   Students interested in working at the College Farm during the academic year have the opportunity to earn up to 10 hours of work per week at a competitive pay rate. The College Farm is a diversified […]