Evergreen State College

Source: Sustainable Agriculture Education and Training Directory

Students can explore organic and sustainable agriculture, agroecology and environmental sciences at the 25-acre Evergreen State College's Organic Farm. The Organic Farm's Sustainable Agriculture Lab is a hands-on training facility. The farm includes a food-grade laboratory, the student-designed and built Organic Farmhouse, and the student-run Demeter's permaculture demonstration site and Community Gardens. A Community Supported Agriculture program and Community Gardens and community-based activities also are available.

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The College's Practice of Organic Agriculture program and the Practice of Sustainable Agriculture program have both an academic program and an on-farm component at the Evergreen State College Organic Farm; coursework offered in sustainable agriculture and organic production; ecological agriculture courses emphasize holistic, systems thinking and global agroecosystems; Farm to Table focuses on food systems including organic gardening and food preparation. The Evergreen College also has a permaculture site, demonstration site, compost facility, and a biodiesel generation project. Evergreen College doesn't offer Majors or Minors; students have the options of focusing studies in a particular area and designating that as their area of emphasis.

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The College's Practice of Organic Agriculture program and the Practice of Sustainable Agriculture program have both an academic program and an on-farm component at the Evergreen State College Organic Farm; coursework offered in sustainable agriculture and organic production; ecological agriculture courses emphasize holistic, systems thinking and global agroecosystems; Farm to Table focuses on food systems including organic gardening and food preparation. The Evergreen College also has a permaculture site, demonstration site, compost facility, and a biodiesel generation project. Evergreen College doesn't offer Majors or Minors; students have the options of focusing studies in a particular area and designating that as their area of emphasis.

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