(Amanda Barker) “as a Clark University graduate school project in 2010, she described her approach to agriculture as “reckless enthusiasm.” read more of the article Farms are falling but more young producers’ in region -a recent write up in the Worcester Telegram.
Holy Cross summer course explores realities of food production at Cotyledon Farm By Scott O’Connell ~Telegram & Gazette Staff Posted Jul 10, 2018 at 8:47 PM / Updated Jul 11, 2018 at 6:33 AM LEICESTER – After a brief tour of the crops, students in the College of the Holy Cross “Food and Power” summer course soon realized what a good portion of their field trip to … More Cotyledon Farm in the Telegram & Gazette 7/10/18
Winter has always been a time for deep reflection for me. Winter encourages travel with all of the holidays, and thus more time on the road to think in silence. Winter generously provides us shorter daylight hours, which for me, has allowed more time to read, to tend to the wood stove, listen to podcasts, … More Times they are a changin’: Product aggregation, and the Organic standard
Going Green-How Worcester, Central Mass are leading the way
Hi all! Cotyledon Farm’s CSA is in need of a workshare to start ASAP. 8 hours per week, weekdays during the day only, from now until the end of October. 1 or 2 weeks off for vacation is okay. Contact CotyledonFarm@gmail.com for more information. Duties will be doing basic farm tasks, such as weeding, watering, … More Looking for a CSA Workshare!
City Council Blog 4/4/17 the following is an excerpt…. PUBLIC PARTICIPATION Amanda Barker: “Work in Worcester, live in Leicester. Urban agriculture. Have worked on urban agriculture in Main South. Has grown into an industry. Urban farms in almost every major city. Found lack of institutional support. Was laughed at by people in 2009 when I … More City Council Blog 4/4/17
Two Minutes With…Amanda Barker This story was written before the creation of Cotyledon Farm. At the time, Amanda was managing Nuestro Huerto Farm on Canterbury Street in Worcester Ma.