Sunburst Farm Trout!

Dear Friends of the Berea College Farm, Some of you may recall that once upon a time ago, the Berea College Farm Store carried a selection of trout products from one of our regional partners in North Carolina, Sunburst Trout Farms. It’s not every week that we get a chance to take a trek through [...]

2017-01-16T14:57:15-05:00May 25th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

U-Pick Strawberries!

Dear Friends of the Berea College Farm, Folks have been asking when the strawberry patch will be open for public picking and that moment has arrived! Until at least the end of May, the Berea College Gardens & Greenhouse (251 Scaffold Cane Rd.) will be open on Saturdays from 9:00-Noon for the annual picking frenzy [...]

2017-01-16T14:57:16-05:00May 19th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Cookouts, Mama’s Day, NKIK, and Strawberries!

Dear Friends of the Berea College Farm, We hope everyone was able to get outside and enjoy the beautiful weather this past weekend and finally dry out a bit from all the rain we’ve been having lately. We made the most of it at the Farm Store by pulling out the big grill and cooking [...]

2017-01-16T14:57:16-05:00May 4th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Hats Off!

Dear Friends of the Berea College Farm, Finals week is upon us here at Berea College and the exclamation point at the end of the week is the 143rd commencement celebration for all of our hard-working and dedicated seniors that will be going forth into the world to become the change-makers of the future. As [...]

2017-01-16T14:57:16-05:00April 27th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Hot Diggity Dog

Dear Friends of the Berea College Farm, Despite the incessant rain lately, temperatures are on the rise and it’s about that time of year when outdoor celebrations begin to make it onto our calendars. Potlucks, picnics, and cookouts start to dominate our evenings and weekends and food is an integral part of these gatherings. In [...]

2017-01-16T14:57:16-05:00April 20th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Spring Flings

Dear Friends of the Berea College Farm, We couldn’t have asked for a more beautiful weekend to kick off the opening day of the outdoor market season and more than 300 of you took advantage of spending your day with your fellow farmers and foodies. The Berea Farmers Market was bustling outside with vendors, shoppers, [...]

2017-01-16T14:57:16-05:00April 13th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Bluegrass & Backroads

Dear Friends of the Berea College Farm, Berea College has a long and unique history as a progressive, liberal arts college dedicated to exemplifying the Great Commitments on which it was founded. Included in these commitments are the roots of an educational program grounded in diversity, equality, and sustainability. To achieve these ideals, the founders [...]

2017-01-16T14:57:16-05:00April 6th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Market Mania

Dear Friends of the Berea College Farm, The worst part about winter, besides the irrational and unpredictable Kentucky weather, is that our friends at the Berea Farmers Market are forced to abandon us and inhabit their indoor hibernation location (currently at the Berea Baptist Church). But April is upon us and that means that soon [...]

2017-01-16T14:57:16-05:00March 30th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

A Virtual Farm Tour

Dear Friends of the Berea College Farm, With the weather finally warming up a bit, we’re starting to see lots of new faces at the Berea College Farm Store so it seems appropriate to have a little refresher course in the purpose of the store’s existence. Our regular shoppers may already be quite familiar with [...]

2017-01-16T14:57:16-05:00March 23rd, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments