You can find us at Carlisle’s vibrant farmers’ market every week from 3-7pm, rain or shine! Market location: 2 N. Hanover St. Lauren will have lots of cherry tomatoes, slicing tomatoes, and even tomato vinaigrette salad dressing! Carrots, beets, leeks and herbs are in — perfect for a roasted vegetable dish. Also, to highlight the summer season, watermelon and cantaloupe will […]

Event Focuses on Healthier Sheep & Goats

NEWS RELEASE Contact name: Rebecca Robertson Phone number: 814-349-9856 E-mail address: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 29, 2013 Field Day for Small Ruminant Producers Offered in Boiling Springs Event Focuses on Healthier Sheep & Goats with Parasite Management Training & FAMACHA Certification MILLHEIM, PA. [April 29, 2013] The Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture (PASA) is teaming up with Dickinson College […]

Local CSA programs accepting new members!

Our CSA is now full! We have compiled a list of several of the local, sustainable farms that are still accepting CSA applications. Please share this list with your friends! Everblossom Farm: Certified Organic. Has plenty of delivery sites in Carlisle and other towns. You can meet Elaine Lemmon at the Farmers on the Square market every Wednesday, 3-7pm Piney Mountain […]

SEED: May Day Celebration

May 4, 2013 10:00am-12:00pm Suggested ages 5-12 Register Celebrate spring! We will plant new crops, make crafts out of recycled materials, and recreate a Maypole tradition. Parents are welcome to participate, observe, take a self-guided tour of the farm, relax in the shade or take a short drive into beautiful Boiling Springs. At the end of the program, children are […]

Full-Time Summer Positions Available!

Full-Time Summer Positions Available at the Dickinson College Farm! The Dickinson College Farm seeks enthusiastic students interested in gaining hands-on experience in sustainable agriculture!  The College Farm offers students a unique opportunity to engage in a variety of projects relating to food production, renewable energy, livestock management, community outreach and more! Successful applicants will be hard working and good-natured with an […]

“Sweet Trees and Bees” is now full!

March 2nd, 10am-12pm – This youth workshop is now full! Please email with your phone number if you’d like to be added to our wait list for this workshop. We’ll notify you on a first-come, first-served basis if we receive any cancellations! Sweet Trees and Bees: Suggested ages 9-12 Discover how the special sap that maple trees produce is turned […]

Students DictATE it

Check out Lauren Bruns’ YouTube video, Students DictATE it! Dickinson College students have the ability to make changes in their food system if they speak up and take action. The intention of this video is to promote awareness among students about how Dining Services functions and the challenges associated with making changes in the system. By educating students about issues […]

Local Food Dinner Menu

Our 10th annual Local Food Dinner, featuring delectable dishes made from ingredients sourced close to home, will please the palette and have you coming back for seconds! More details about the Local Food Dinner, including a full biography for this year’s keynote speaker, Janisse Ray, can be found here. 2013 Local Food Dinner Menu Goat & Beet Salad Pear Salad Carrot […]

Sustainable Earth Education for Youth!

SEED Sustainable Earth Education Looking for the full list of workshops and registration details? Visit our SEED webpage!  

Our 2013 Sustainability Schools schedule is now posted!  Registration is open for our first workshop, “Soap from Scratch”, which will take place on Saturday, Feb. 23rd from 2:00-4:00pm. Registration is $6 for Pennsylvania Association of Sustainable Agriculture (PASA) members and $8 for non-members. Students attend all workshops for free. Transportation via shuttle will be provided for students every month! (Thank […]