Here are a few links to recent press coverage of the Sustainable Food and Farming Program:

  1. Growing food for a growing campus - February 28, 2012

  2. Farming's Key Place in Higher Education - August 2, 2012

  3. Boston Globe Highlights Stockbridge - September 18, 2012

  4. UMass students embrace local food, sustainability - November 18, 2013

  5. Driven  by Student  Demand, Agriculture Expands at UMass Amherst - NOFA November Newsletter

  6. Sustainability grows as a major in the Pioneer Valley - Gazette Contributing Writer – Tuesday, June 4, 2013

  7. Groundbreaking for Agricultural Learning Center at UMass on nearby Amherst field - April 25, 2013

  8. Sustainable Food ‘Is on the Brink of Going Viral’ on Campuses - April 16, 2013

  9. Student Farming Enterprise receives more land, provides additional CSA shares - April 2, 2014

  10. A Chickens Tale - in UMass Alumni Magazine - Summer 2014 (page 18-19)

  11. Food Justice Workshop Series - Hampshire Gazette, July 24, 2014

  12. UMass Research Supports Local Farming - Greenfield Recorder, August 4, 2014

  13. AP news story reports upsurge in small farms in New England managed by young farmers! - August 18, 2014

  14. New life for an "old" ag school - February 27, 2015

  15. UMass students work toward 50% local and regional food by 2060 - April 21, 2015

  16. UMass student farm ranks fifth in country - October 21, 2015

  17. Summer drought made for a tough year at the UMass Student Farm - November 1, 2016

  18. New generation of farmers encourage local shopping - December 20, 2016

  19. Sustainable food and passion for farming reemerge at UMass - February 14, 2017

  20. UMass Hydro to grow fresh produce for students year round - March 8, 2017

  21. Women in Agriculture - September 27, 2017

 

 

 

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