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 – Eunice Fitzgerald – Entry 07 – Week of 10/5 Hello readers, Wow, we are almost reaching my two month anniversary here at Sarvodaya! I guess time really does fly when you’re having fun 🙂 It was another eventful week at the farm, where some highlights were planting green onion in a newly fixed bed, and seeing the growth of the Japanese Suyo cucumbers. I would also ...
  • Farmer’s Journal – Eunice Fitzgerald – Entry 06 – Week of 9/28 Hello readers 🙂 This particular week has been a stressful one to say the least. My time management skills have gotten the best of me and I can’t seem to get myself together. I feel like I have so much on my plate, and I am letting a lot of people down in result of this. ...
  • Farmer’s Journal – Mallory Moye – Entry 3 – Week of 10/04” It doesn’t feel like it (with temperatures in the 90s this week), but Fall has arrived!  And at the farm we are turning over the summer crops in preparation for the new season.  While I was gone, Lynn got some new horse bedding for her compost! Since you have to turn compost once a week ...
  • Farmer’s Journal – Mallory Moye – Entry 02 – Week of 9/20 Hi y’all, I’ve been away from the farm for a couple of weeks due to a very devastating death in my family.  It’s been very tragic and difficult, but I am so thankful that I was able to be with my family during this time.  Thank you, Manju and Rishi, for your understanding and caring. I’d ...
  • Farmer’s Journal – Alexandra Carbone – Entry 3 – Week of 9/28 Toby Hemenway My eyes scanned the bumper sticker in front of me as I pulled up, and I grinned. “BIODIESEL: Smells like chicken”. I love going to urban farming events at The Shed because you never know what the next sustainability phreak you meet is going to be into, but here I was finding out before even ...
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