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UMass Sustainable Food and Farming · 2W ago

Volunteering for the Amherst Summer Farmers’ Market

The following is a description of UMass Sustainable Food and Farming graduate Sam Bavelock’s experience working at the Amherst Farmers’ Market.  Great story….. Over the summer in 2016, I had...
UMass Sustainable Food and Farming · 4W ago

2017 Undergraduate Research Conference

Some photos from the Conference are presented below.  To see the abstracts and poster, see: 2017 Massachusetts Undergraduate Research Conference.
UMass Sustainable Food and Farming · 1M ago

Our students LOVE botany!

================================================= Sustainable Food and Farming students study botany, soils, ecology, chemistry, math, public policy and agricultural education.  And so much ...
UMass Sustainable Food and Farming · 1M ago

Teaching and Learning Food Systems

By Wayne Roberts Earth Day has long been a day to celebrate joy in our relations with the earth, and renew commitments to do our personal best to respect the Earth’s needs and act on our abi...
UMass Sustainable Food and Farming · 1M ago

Massachusetts Farmers Fight Cancer

Massachusetts Farm Bureau Federation and Nourse Farms in Whately are planning ‘Camping for a Cure‘ on June 10.  This is a fundraiser for the Massachusetts Farm Bureau Federation’s Pan-Mass C...
UMass Sustainable Food and Farming · 1M ago

Sustainable Food & Farming Spring Events

We hope you can join us in some of the exciting campus and community events happening as we wrap up our spring semester! Learn about our Major April 19th – Sustainable Food & Farming Meet & ...
UMass Sustainable Food and Farming · 2M 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 · 2M 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 · 2M 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 · 2M 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:...