Student Farm Tailgate

Student Farm Tailgate

Calling All Penn State Fans– Let’s beet Idaho! Student Farm Club is hosting a tailgate fundraiser event for the first football game of 2019, starting at noon til kickoff at the game against Idaho on Saturday, August 31. Look for our white Student Farm flag in...
4th Annual Harvest Festival

4th Annual Harvest Festival

4th Annual Harvest Festival September 12, 2019 5:30-7:30 pm The Student Farm at Penn State Enjoy fresh, local food and experience live music at the Student Farm’s fourth annual Harvest Festival. On Thursday, September 12 from 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at the Student Farm,...
What the Student Farm Means to Me

What the Student Farm Means to Me

Jade Menow, Student Farm Intern   Over these past few months, the Student Farm has had such an impact on me. Being outside day in and day out and working with plants has made me a happier person and I am so glad that I have the opportunity to be part of this...
Family Treasure Hunt

Family Treasure Hunt

Join us on the Student Farm for a family-friendly treasure hunt on Saturday, July 13, between 10am-12pm. Families with kids will have the opportunity to explore and learn on the farm as they work to solve a series of puzzles. Guests are encouraged to wear sturdy shoes...
We’re Hiring!

We’re Hiring!

Sustainable Food Systems Program AmeriCorps The SFSP is seeking a full-term AmeriCorps member to build capacity in support of our community wellness goals to 1) educate people about food system sustainability and health, and 2) strengthen the local community through...
Grilling with Veggies Workshop

Grilling with Veggies Workshop

We are excited to host chef Bill Laychur, executive chef at Penn State, for a workshop on how to successfully grill various fresh, seasonal vegetables. Join us on Saturday, June 29 from 12-2pm at the Student Farm to learn how to grill and roast veggies like a pro,...
2019 Summer Solstice Celebration

2019 Summer Solstice Celebration

Join us on the farm for the longest day of the year! The Student Farm at Penn State will host its third annual Summer Solstice Celebration from 6 to 9 p.m. on Friday, June 21, 2019 at the one-acre farm, located near the intersection of Big Hollow and Fox Hollow roads....
Shaver’s Creek Native Plant Sale

Shaver’s Creek Native Plant Sale

We are excited to partner with Shaver’s Creek for a Native Plants sale. Join us on Saturday April 27 beginning at 10am, at Shaver’s Creek Environmental Center. Native plants are perfect for home gardeners and plant enthusiasts. The sale starts at 10 am on...
Student Farm Intern Highlight: Lana Mejias

Student Farm Intern Highlight: Lana Mejias

Hello! My name is Lana. My journey on the transition from the world of urban agriculture to the Student Farm at Penn State proves to be the best learning experience I have had in my college experience yet. I truly feel like I have learned more throughout this journey...
Student Farm Intern Highlight: Abigail Kerr

Student Farm Intern Highlight: Abigail Kerr

My name is Abigail Kerr, I am a Junior Animal Science Major and one of the 2019 Student Farm Interns!  How does an animal science student find her way into a plant based program? Firstly, I was looking for a bit of an adventure and to broaden my horizons.  Secondly,...