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 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 ...
  • 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 ...
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