News from EarthDance

EarthDance Explorer Open House THIS SATURDAY!

by Kaitie Adams March 22, 2017

EarthDance is excited to announce the region’s first Organic Farming Explorer Post here on the farm in Ferguson! The Explorer Program, coordinated through the Boy Scouts of America, offers co-ed career exploration for youth ages 14-21. As members of the Farm School post teens will learn about organic farming, and nutrition, gain skills in farming, […]

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Changes Ahead: New Business Plan & Permanent Beds

by Matt December 23, 2016

At EarthDance, we strive to operate an efficient and profitable farm, while welcoming the public to explore organic farming, and training beginning farmers in organic methods.  We demonstrate best business and production practices so that our apprentices will be equipped to start farming and earn a livelihood.  With this in mind, EarthDance sought a Value-Added […]

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Winter Note From the Founder

by Molly December 23, 2016

A poem for you Winter. Solstice. (or, The Longest Night of the Year.) Long periods of darkness have begun to see a great light Longer days, awakening slowly to the still-so-far-away spring Longing for warmth, for comfort food, for the nearness of loved ones Longest nights of the year for those without shelter or a […]

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2016 YEAH (Youth Exploring Agriculture & Health) Wrap Up

by Kaitie Adams December 20, 2016

During a summer camp field trip in August, a lightbulb seemed to go off in one young visitors head. He had sat seriously thinking something over as Youth Educator Kaitie Adams and Volunteer Coordinator Nick Speed wrapped up their visit. When Kaitie asked if anyone had final questions, the young man raised his hand and […]

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Tell Us What You Want to Learn at the Next St. Louis Earth Day Festival!

by Rachel December 20, 2016

EarthDance is teaming up with St. Louis Earth Day to offer FREE Organic Farm School classes all day, on-the-hour during the 2017 Earth Day Festival in Forest Park, April 22nd & 23rd!  These short, interactive classes, led by EarthDance staff and guest instructors, will introduce festival-goers to greener living through organic food, farming, and gardening. […]

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