Week 4 | 9/24 –
keywords: agroecology, carbon sequestration, food, sustenance
Task: Harvest Bittersweet. We will travel by van to Haverford at 2:45 pm to harvest bittersweet. We will not complete the Harvest of bittersweet until 4:30 p.m., so please plan accordingly.
sept 20 is the climate strike. join if you want (not required); Philadelphia city hall, 10 a.m.
Week 5 | 10/1 –
keyword/s: community-control of land
Task: Experimental Farm Network Visit, Salem, New Jersey. We will leave campus at 1:00 p.m. sharp and will not return to campus until 7:00 p.m. This is a required trip for the course.
Week 6 | 10/8 –
keyword/s: urban agriculture, carbon footprint, recuperative justice
Task: In-Class Research Session on Bryn Mawr's & Haverford's agroecology/carbon farming capacity; USDA seed order.