Stories about "agriculture"
2015 Watson Fellow to explore sustainable ranching in three nations

Friday, May 8, 2015 9:08 am

2015 Watson Fellow and Bates College senior Caroline Caldwell will undertake an exploration of sustainable ranching in Australia, Finland and Tristan da Cunha.

Slideshow: Students serve farm-to-table dinner at Nezinscot Farm

Tuesday, July 8, 2014 11:00 am

Theory meets practice as students learned just where their food, quite literally, gets born.

2014 Watson Fellow Brian Kennedy

Thursday, April 3, 2014 1:58 pm

Brian Kennedy, an economics major from Port Washington, N.Y., is one of two Bates College seniors to receive 2014 Watson Fellowships.

Summer Student Work: On Vermont farm, Lubetkin ’16 raises awareness of community programs

Wednesday, August 28, 2013 10:35 am

Megan Lubetkin '16 raised not only produce and livestock, but awareness of programs such as food shares for families in need and cooking classes for at-risk and refugee youth.

Bangor Daily News quotes biologist Ambrose in story on worm digger dispute

Wednesday, April 10, 2013 12:14 pm

Bates marine biologist Will Ambrose says that coastal worm diggers don't do significant harm to clams.

MSN’s Business on Main highlights Pete & Gerry’s and Jesse Laflamme ’00

Tuesday, April 9, 2013 2:08 pm

Pete and Gerry’s is a "regional powerhouse, distributing 'certified humane' organic eggs up and down the East Coast."

Sun Journal highlights a multi-generation farming family

Monday, June 18, 2012 4:05 pm

The Lewiston Sun Journal profiles Tomi Chipman ’14 and her father Doug...

Audio slide show: Fresh and Healthy

Wednesday, December 7, 2011 4:56 pm

David Longdon ’14 reflects on his summer as a leadership intern with Lots to Gardens, a youth-oriented, sustainable urban agriculture program in Lewiston.

Heavenly Harvest in Nepal

Friday, August 27, 2010 2:00 pm

In Mount Everest’s shadow, Judson Peck '10 studies villagers who use greenhouses to supplement centuries-old farming practices

Sierra Star interviews organic garden volunteer and geo major Anderson '12

Wednesday, August 4, 2010 8:46 am

The Sierra Star of Oakhurst, Calif., interviews geology major Brigit Anderson ’12...

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