Farmers in Training Journal

<p style=”padding:10px;”>Journal entries below are from Interns in our Farmer Training Program. These entries are mean to provide insight into the world of farming from the view of newcomers, and serve as an educational resource for our community. We hope you enjoy these journal entries as much as our interns enjoy their time on the farm! </p>

Latest Posts

  • give them something they love (Sabriel) A few days before Holly’s early demise… Sabi had gathered up sow bugs aka rollie pollies and was feeding them to her. Mom: Is it hard to feed them to her, because you really like them? (knowing that he loves rollie pollies, calls them his friends, and likes to play with them alot) Sabi: Yes…but well…I want to ...
  • Thankful and happy-Carolina Vaquerano-09 For the past two months I have seen a change within me. I feel that this change has come about thanks to Mother Nature, Sarvodaya, and the wonderful people that I have met through this internship program. Working outside and witnessing life play out is such a beautiful experience. It is an experience that textbooks ...
  • Some thoughts on Interdependence – Alexis Takahashi – Entry 07 “What should we do with you?” When I got rear-ended a couple months ago, my back injury prevented me from doing a lot of my normal daily activities, let alone the back-breaking labor that farming is known for. In addition to just having to adapt to living with pain, I was also bummed to not get ...
  • Pincher Bugs/Earwigs-Carolina Vaquerano-Entry 08 So this week I experienced pincher bugs in my hair, on my legs and even inside my shirt. That being said, I decided to do a little bit of research on these little buggers to better understand them. Pincher bugs were given the name Earwig due to an old wives tale that earwigs burrowed into the ...
  • Scenes From The Farm – Sara Tso – Entry 9 Here are some snapshots from the farm over the last six weeks!
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