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,...
Student Farm Community Check-In

Student Farm Community Check-In

The Student Farm Club at Penn State is hosting a Community Check-In to update students, staff, faculty and community members about recent developments to expand and permanently establish the Student Farm at Penn State, and to seek collaborative input about the future...
Student Farm Intern Highlight: Mikaela Axman

Student Farm Intern Highlight: Mikaela Axman

Hi everybody! My name is Mikaela, and I am an intern on the Student Farm this summer! As an English major, I get a lot of questions about why I’ve chosen to spend my summer working on the farm. So, I chose to apply to be an intern on the farm after seeing an...
Plant Sale 2019

Plant Sale 2019

It’s finally time to think spring! Revitalize your home garden, apartment or dorm with beautiful, local plants grown in the Penn State greenhouses by Student Farm Club members. A variety of more than 60 vegetable plants, herbs and succulents will be available...