Farm Lessons

Each week, DCF Field Education Manager Leslie Wolverton designs a mini-lesson for the student crew members. Topics range from composting to post-harvest protocol to irrigation. Student crew members report back on what they learned: 

Soil Lesson

Nov. 4, 2019: CSA Harvest & Post-Harvest Handling for Best Quality

Nov. 11, 2019: Preparing & Using Compost

Nov. 18, 2019: Cover Cropping

Dec. 2, 2019: Propagation & Transplant Production 

Jan. 29, 2020: Soil Physical & Chemical Properties 

Feb. 26, 2020: Soil Microbiology & the Food Web

Farm Queries