On The Farm

otf-sponsor-signPCC Farmland Trust’s On the Farm education series gives community members a unique opportunity to head out to a working farm for an insider’s look at sustainable farming practices and farmland preservation. Each On the Farm event highlights a topic related to sustainable farming and gives participants the chance to make connections with local food and farmers.

Be sure to stay up to date on our upcoming On the Farm events throughout 2014 as featured in our e-newletter, Our Latest Crop of News. All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise specified in the event description. Registration begins one month prior to the event, unless otherwise noted.

Our 2014 On the Farm Series:


Successfully completed on January 19th, 2014
On the Farm at the Movies! With SIFF Cinema

Join us for our next screening with SIFF on May 4th of American Meat.


Photo: Dennis Lussier
Successfully completed on February 22nd, 2014
Birds On the Farm–Jubilee Biodynamic Farm

Despite the dreary weather, 13 Farmland Trust supporters came out to Jubilee Biodynamic Farm on February 22nd for a morning of nature observation and quiet reflection. Experienced wilderness awareness instructor Alexia Allen encouraged the group to use all our senses and to pay special attention to the behavior of the birds we saw rather than […]


Successfully completed on May 4th, 2014
On the Farm at the Movies, May 4, with SIFF Cinema

Thank you to SIFF for including this screening as a part of their DocBrunch series. Stay tuned, as the weather gets warm, for more events out On the Farm this summer.


Successfully completed on June 21st, 2014
Yoga On the Farm – Tahoma Farms

We were lucky to have great weather for Yoga on the Farm at Tahoma Farms, so we set up outside in the fields to do our practice. The relaxing yoga class was improved by the sounds of the farm – birds singing, bugs buzzing, and of course, Nolan Hulse (age 4, head farmer of Tahoma […]


Successfully completed on July 26th, 2014
Geology On the Farm – Dropstone Farms

When we initially discussed hosting a Geology On the Farm event, we were a bit nervous. We knew we were interested in learning more about the geological history of the Orting Valley, but were you? Turns out, you were! We had a great turnout for Geology On the Farm this past weekend and were lucky […]


She's ready for her close up.  Photo: Audra Mulkern
October 11th, 2014
Photography On the Farm – Helsing Junction Farm

Explore farming through a new lens…