News from EarthDance

Click here to take the Community Food Assessment Household Survey. The first 200 Ferguson residents who complete the survey fully will receive $5 in market bucks to shop at the Ferguson Farmers Market.   The survey will take 10-15 minutes to complete.

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Summer Note From the Founder: How Can We Make Ferguson a Better Place to Eat?

by Molly July 19, 2016

Can you imagine a school district where every school has its own on-site garden that’s integrated into the curriculum, and where every school cafeteria has a salad bar featuring locally-grown produce? Can you imagine a year-round farmers market or local food store that not only offers locally-grown fruits and veggies, and locally-raised meats, but also […]

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Summertime YEAH! Update

by Rachel July 18, 2016

In Summertime, the farm resonates with noise and drama signaling the return of two seasonal youth programs: Catch Healthy Habits + Let’s Read Let’s Move and the Junior Farm Crew. “Catch” brings the Senior Volunteers of OASIS  and children from Ferguson-based summer camps together for an 8-week series of classes at the farm that begin with […]

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Thank You, Focus St. Louis!

by Rachel July 17, 2016

On May 12, 2016, EarthDance was honored to receive the recognition of FOCUS St. Louis, at the 19th annual What’s Right With the Region Awards ceremony at Sheldon Concert Hall. FOCUS prepares diverse leaders to work cooperatively for a thriving St. Louis region through its experience-based leadership training, civic issue education and public engagement initiatives. […]

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Summer Note From the Fields

by Monica Pless July 15, 2016

The solstice.  The peak of summer bursts with colors and flavors on the farm.  The green of the grass and leaves, the blue sky, the orange of a fresh Sungold tomato and the yellow of a golden beet are as vivid and brilliant, I want to name all my crayons after them.  The flavors are […]

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