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 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 ...
  • 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 ...
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