POP is back on Friday 2/21!

Friday, February 21st, 3-6pm Pizza on the Plaza Rector Atrium 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. Yummy fair trade coffee […]

Gearing up for the Growing Season

Saturday, February 22nd, 2-4pm Gearing Up for The Growing Season $8 CSA or PASA members/$10 non-members canceled due to low registration Join Farm Manager Jenn Halpin for an in-depth planning session aimed at helping you develop goals and strategies for the coming growing season. Whether you have a backyard garden or mini-farm, Jenn will share her strategies for planning out […]

Farmers on the Square Wed., Feb. 12th!

We’re baaaack! Farmers on the Square at Project SHARE, 5 N Orange St. is Wednesday, February 12th from 3-7pm! The DCF stand will be a collection of colors to beat the winter blues. We will have happy colors like green, red, orange, purple to name a few. We look forward to supplying shoppers with fresh greens like spinach and salad […]

HUB Farm Stand – Spring 2014

It might be cold outside, but don’t let that keep you from having fresh food on your plate this winter! Through season extension methods such as cold storage and the use of our greenhouses, we have plenty of veggies, beef and chicken for your dinner table. Winter farm stand veggies (all certified organic) may include: spinach, salad mix, cabbage, carrots, […]

Sustainability Workshops

Check out the full schedule of sustainability workshops here: http://blogs.dickinson.edu/farm/events/sustainability-series/ Sustainability Workshops Each workshop will start at 2:00pm at the Dickinson College Farm, located at 553 Park Drive, Boiling Springs, PA 17007. The two-hour workshops offer homesteaders of all skill levels tips and strategies to maximize production and enjoyment from home and community food production. Please be sure to dress for the weather! Workshops will be […]

Next Farmers’ Market Feb 12th 3-7pm!

The College Farm will be back at the next farmers’ market (Wednesday, Feb 12th 3-7pm at Project SHARE) with winter veggies, potatoes, carrots, canned goodies and more! There will be a full farmers’ market at Project Share on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month from January-April. There will be plenty of other vendors selling all of the market […]

Job Opportunities at Everblossom Farm

Everblossom Farm, a certified organic vegetable farm in south central Pennsylvania, is seeking applicants for seasonal employment during the 2014 growing season. The time frame is roughly March through November, and a commitment to the full growing season is required. Specific start and end dates are negotiable and will be outlined in a written employment agreement for each employee. Seasonal […]

Pennsylvania Certified Organic – Winter Meeting

Pennsylvania Certified Organic, the USDA-accredited agency that oversees the College Farm’s organic certification, is holding their winter meeting Feb. 13th in Lancaster! Policies to be discussed include: livestock living conditions, residue testing, unannounced inspections, PCO’s new 100% Grassfed certification and PCO’s Ginseng Verification. There is no fee to attend and a buffet lunch is included. 2740 Old Philadelphia Pike Bird-in-Hand, […]

Save the Date!

The 11th Annual Local Food Dinner will be held on March 22nd, 2014 at 6:30pm. Stay tuned: we’ll post additional details about how to buy tickets in February! The Local Food Dinner is an event centered on celebrating food, farmers and community.  In addition to enjoying a wonderful meal made from ingredients sourced close to home, the Local Food Dinner hosts a […]

Sustainable Energy Fund Internships

Sustainable Energy Fund is a private nonprofit organization which focuses on overcoming the financial, educational and regulatory barriers to a sustainable energy future. POSITION TITLES:  Educational Program Internship and Marketing Internship   POSITION DESCRIPTION: Sustainable Energy Fund is seeking candidates for spring/summer internships with our educational and marketing programs.  The primary role of the educational program internship is to assist […]