Food Writing from the Farm

Study Food Writing from the Farm at Sterling College

February 4, 2016 • Craftsbury Common, Vermont • The School of the New American Farmstead at Sterling College is offering a new class in “Food Writing from the Farm” that…

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Sterling College The Farm

The Farm

The Sterling Farm Since the college’s inception, Sterling Farm has been a prominent feature of a Sterling education. Our diversified and ecologically focused farm is a part of life here…

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April 1 Deadline for Tuition-Free, Kentucky-Based Wendell Berry Farming Program

Applications for the Wendell Berry Farming Program of Sterling College, in Henry County, KY, are being accepted through April 1. This no-tuition, hands-on, undergraduate, sustainable agriculture degree program is open…

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Wendell Berry Farming Program of Sterling College Offers Restorative Forestry Demonstration on February 2 in Henry County

The Wendell Berry Farming Program of Sterling College is partnering with The Berry Center and Kentucky Master Woodland Steward Tom Grissom to host a restorative forestry field day on Saturday,…

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Food Writing from the Farm

Whole Farm Planning (WBFP)

Whole Farm Planning This course will expose students to the complexity of whole farm planning by combining business planning and management with policy and ecology in development of farm models…

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Sterling College Sustainable Food Systems Gallery

U.S. Farm and Food Policy (WBFP)

U.S. Farm and Food Policy This course offers a broad introduction to food the policy and food culture of the United States. It surveys the history of food regulation in…

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Draft Animal Power System III: Farming with Draft Horses (WBFP)

Draft Animal Power System III: Farming with Draft Horses Draft Animal Power Systems III allows students the opportunity to explore the challenges associated with farming systems where horses are the…

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students sit on the back of a trailer on a sunny Kentucky day, listening and learning in the Wendell Berry Farming Prorgram

Wendell Berry Farming Program

“We have the world to live in on the condition that we will take good care of it. And to take good care of it, we have to know it….

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NOFA VT Farmer Olympics

4th Annual Farmer Olympics to be Held at Sterling College on August 8

More than 50 farmers are expected to compete in the 4th Annual NOFA-VT Farmer Olympics, to be held at Sterling College on August 8 from 4-8 p.m. Farmers will show…

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Hemp

‘Field to Product’ Hemp Course Offered at School of the New American Farmstead

New legislation that went into effect on July 1 makes it easier to experiment with growing hemp in Vermont. A one-week immersion course focused on the entrepreneurial pursuit of growing…

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Sterling College Takes Steps to Launch The Wendell Berry Farming Program

College Awarded Grant to Offer Two Week Intensive Courses in Kentucky July 10, 2018 • Craftsbury Common, VT and New Castle, KY •  A vision of a different kind of…

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Food Writing from the Farm

Food Writing Class Offered at School of the New American Farmstead

The School of the New American Farmstead at Sterling College is offering a new session of its popular course, Food Writing: Intersections Between Place, Identity, and Cuisine. Participants will explore…

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