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>

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  • Farmer’s Journal – Mallory Moye – Entry 5 – Week of 10/26 Wednesday morning on the farm revealed a terrifying sight.  What must have been an exciting few hours for a neighbor’s dog turned into a gross killing spree to one of our chicken coops.  The sight of feathers strewn about the farm, an empty chicken tractor, and carcasses dotting the beds was horrific.  Being an animal ...
  • Farmer’s Journal – Eunice Fitzgerald – Entry 08 – Week of 10/12 Hello readers, I’ve decided to just write about something that I wanted to put forth into the world for this week’s post. Something that I have been thinking about recently that I felt inclined to address. Possibly something that I needed to type out to remind myself. It may not make sense but let’s see how ...
  • Farmer’s Journal – Katie Lewis– Entry 6 – Personal Growth Hello Farm-lovers! I wanted to write about my own growth this week–both in knowledge and confidence.  First, knowledge: I am learning things every day at Sarvodaya, things large and small, and it’s not always easy to tell what is more important.  I’ve learned how to store the produce we harvest in the fridge so that it ...
  • Farmer’s Journal – Mallory Moye – Entry 4 – Week of 10/12 Hi y’all, I’d like to speak about Rishi’s talk a few weeks ago at the Repair Cafe.  First off, the venue.  The Repair Cafe is a really cool spot in Pasadena dedicated to waste nought.  The day we were there for the Growing Home workshop there were women with sewing needles, folks fixing bikes, and a ...
  • Farmer’s Journal–Katie Lewis–Entry 5, Ants! Hi friends, happy Thursday. Recently I have been thinking about ants, or maybe more accurately they’ve been making their presence known to me.  I seem to be covered in them at the farm, I find them all over my car, they just KEEP showing up!  They also totally overran the beehive at Sarvodaya crossing a moat of ...
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