Just Food Conference 2/24-2/25

The head of our Sustainable Food Committee, Rachel Gilbert, will be attending this conference. Want to carpool? Contact us at farm at dickinson.edu. Eat • Work • Grow the Movement. Join Just Food, local food lovers and advocates, CSA members, community gardeners, urban and rural farmers, food professionals and entrepreneurs for two days of hands-on workshops, discussions, skills-building sessions, and […]

Spring 2012 Volunteering Schedule now posted!

Volunteering Transportation Schedule, Spring 2012 All transportation leaves from the Kaufman parking lot at the times listed below. Please email the student listed as the “point person” for each volunteering period at least one day ahead of time so they know to look for you! More about volunteering at Dickinson Farm… Monday Depart campus: 1:00pm Leave farm to return to […]

Let the sun shine and provide solar energy

Let the sun shine and provide solar energy Agri-view January 18, 2012 Most people face uncertainty in today’s challenging times. One thing for certain, the sun always shines. Even on cloudy days solar systems still produce power. Gary Sheppard, Penn State extension and owner of a solar energy system for his sheep farm, along with Ed Johnstonbaugh, Penn State extension […]

Seeding the Future Conference, October 14th-15th at Dickinson College Co-sponsored by the Farm and Center for Sustainability Education A collective sigh of relief echoes throughout the farm today. We did it! Our dedicated group effort succeeded in hosting and executing “the-first-of-its-kind” College Farm conference this weekend! Seeding the Future was a smashing success; from the break in the weather on […]