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UMass Sustainable Food and Farming · 3d ago

Student Forest Garden Manager Job

The Stockbridge School of Agriculture is seeking applications for a Student Forest Garden Manager to manage all aspects of the Forest Garden at the UMass Agricultural Learning Center (ALC) t...
UMass Sustainable Food and Farming · 1W ago

Lets learn about urban food systems

Join UMass Sustainable Food and Farming for a FREE and public screening of the short documentary “Brooklyn Farmer” which tells the story of Brooklyn Grange, a group of urban farmers who ende...
UMass Sustainable Food and Farming · 3W ago

UMass Hydro begins to feed campus

If you look out of the campus-side windows in Franklin Dining Commons after the sun has gone down, you can see a mix of white, blue and magenta lights illuminating the inside of the Clark Ha...
UMass Sustainable Food and Farming · 3W ago

Is it time to change your major?

We know that many UMass students find themselves dissatisfied with their major in their first or second year of college.  If this is true for you…. it is not too late to change! If you like:...
UMass Sustainable Food and Farming · 4W ago

Seeds of Time: Film and Discussion

UMass Sustainable Food and Farming (SFF) is hosting a three part PUBLIC and FREE film series to provide a community space where students can critically engage in issues surrounding the food ...
UMass Sustainable Food and Farming · 1M ago

The decline of industrial agriculture

The following excerpt was taken from conservative blogger, Gracy Olmstead, writing about how a “bust” in the farm economy might open up opportunities for a more sustainable food system.  The...
UMass Sustainable Food and Farming · 1M ago

SFF Film Showing and Poster Contest

The following is a note from SFF student Sierra Torres…. I am reaching out to you all today with a really awesome opportunity to help plan some events for SFF community and beyond this semes...
UMass Sustainable Food and Farming · 1M ago

The Rise of Women Farmers – a few readings

Did you know that over 65% of the recent graduates of the Sustainable Food and Farming major in the UMass Stockbridge School of Agriculture are women?  Here are a few books & websites from t...
UMass Sustainable Food and Farming · 1M ago

Pioneer Valley is home to food entrepreneurs! NUTS….

By NICOLE DEFEUDIS for the Daily Hampshire Gazette – Monday, February 06, 2017 CUMMINGTON — When Sara Tower began farming about eight years ago, she worked mostly with vegetables, which is t...
UMass Sustainable Food and Farming · 2M ago

Veteran Farm Training

We want to congratulate one of our recent Stockbridge alums, Chip Pinder, who is the new farm manager at Vets and Veggies in Athol, MA.  Chip completed the Bachelor of Sciences degree progra...