News from EarthDance

A Report on the FFA

by Guest Contributor on December 9, 2014

Greenhorns, in partnership with Organic Consumers Association were in attendance last week at the national gathering of the FFA. The FFA National Convention in Louisville, Kentucky, saw a sea of 60,000 students representing every nook and cranny of America (and its territories) gathered together for fellowship, belonging, education and scholarly competition. Between the ages of 13 and 18, […]

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Local Harvest Publishes Results of CSA Survey

by Guest Contributor December 9, 2014

Last July we asked our CSAs to tell us their thoughts about the current status and future of community supported agriculture (CSA). Over 1,000 CSAs participated in our survey, which yielded some thought provoking results. Here is some of what we learned from the survey and some number crunching from our own database. The vast […]

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To Grow Young Farmers in #Ferguson

by Jennifer Fleischmann December 2, 2014

EarthDance sustainably grows food, farmers, and community, one small farm at a time, through hands-on education and delicious experiences. To count how many times I have written our mission in the last four and a half months would take the fingers and toes of more staff than we have available. You would be logical to […]

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Note from the Founder: December

by Molly December 2, 2014

A week ago tonight, the announcement of no indictment came. I was on a flight home and with free on-board TV, able to witness ‪#‎Ferguson‬ in clouds of teargas and smoke right next to our president speaking about the need to be non-violent. The two young women sitting to my right were headed home for Thanksgiving […]

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Staff-Giving 2014

by Jennifer Fleischmann November 26, 2014

Staff-Giving at the farm wrapped 5 hours ago, and I am still satiated. The holiday Google Doc, created a few days ago, filled up in minutes. We really love food, especially the food we prepare for and share with one another. The Menu Squash Soup Turkey Mashed Sweet Potatoes Roasted Potatoes with White Cheddar Cranberry […]

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