Plant Powered PSU

Plant Powered PSU

Plant Powered PSU is an upcoming event featuring plant-based foods and interactive learning opportunities for Penn State students and community members alike. The event will be located at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church at 250 E. College Ave. on November 8 from...
Film Screening and Panel Discussion

Film Screening and Panel Discussion

DOLORES FILM SCREENING AND PANEL DISCUSSION UNIVERSITY PARK, PA (October 25, 2018) — The Sustainable Food Systems Program and Student Farm Club at Penn State is hosting a film screening and expert panel discussion for the historical documentary Dolores. The...
The Student Farm is Moving

The Student Farm is Moving

The Student Farm is moving from its current home on Big Hollow Road to the MorningStar site (see map here). The farm will be expanding to approximately two acres and will continue its mission within this site, which will focus on the food-water-energy nexus, taking a...
Open Positions

Open Positions

2019 Student Farm Field Internships in State College, PA  The Student Farm at Penn State, University Park, is now offering paid opportunities for current Penn State students to work with the Student Farm in our fourth growing season! Student farmers lead...
Meet Our New AmeriCorps Member, Mary Lemmon

Meet Our New AmeriCorps Member, Mary Lemmon

Hello everyone! My name is Mary Lemmon and I will be serving with the Sustainable Food Systems Program (SFSP) through AmeriCorps for the next year. I grew up in Happy Valley and graduated from Penn State in May of 2017 with my degree in Plant Science. While at Penn...
That’s A Wrap – 2018 Harvest Fest

That’s A Wrap – 2018 Harvest Fest

The Penn State Student Farm’s 3rd Annual Harvest Festival has come to a close after a delicious celebration of sustainable eating that welcomed more than 450 guests. The Student Farm hosted the Harvest Festival last Thursday, September 6, and entertained with a...

Harvest Fest 2018

Kick off the bountiful fall harvest season at the Student Farm’s third-annual Harvest Festival. Campus and community members are invited to the farm from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 6 to experience live music, eat farm-fresh hors d’oeuvres and interact...
Open Positions

Open Positions

The Sustainable Food Systems Program offers a number of paid opportunities throughout the year. Our student positions for 2018 are currently filled, but 2019 internships are open now, and we have two exciting opportunities for someone looking for full-time work to...