Video Type: Deaver Farm Explorers

Posted on August 14, 2020

Deaver Farm Explorers! Lesson 6 : Ecosystems

This episode we will learn all about the living components that make up the ecosystem of the farm. We will discover what pollinators do, which ones we can find on the farm, and why they are so important for our food system and our environment.... [read more]

Posted on July 20, 2020

Deaver Farm Explorers! Lesson 5: Sustainable Food Systems

This week we are taking a look at what’s blooming and ripening here on the farm in mid-summer, and then talking all about Sustainable Food Systems! We will see how each step in the process works and discover exactly how our food starts from a... [read more]

Posted on July 13, 2020

Deaver Farm Explorers! Lesson 4: Seasonality & Sustainability

We are back at the farm this week with a lesson all about growing seasons, and what it means to use sustainable growing practices. Lots of our vegetable plants are growing fast this time of year, and some of our late spring crops are ready... [read more]

Posted on July 13, 2020

Deaver Farm Explorers Transplanting Special!

We are keeping up with our fast-growing bean plants, who are ready to be transplanted out into the garden! Farmer DJ shows us how transplanting is done on the farm, and how you can do it at home in any container. [read more]

Posted on July 13, 2020

Deaver Farm Explorers! Lesson 3: Healthy Soil & Compost

This week we are digging deep into our lesson on soil and compost here on the farm, learning all about why healthy soil is the most important part of a healthy earth and healthy bodies. Info-Handout-Lesson-3Download [read more]

Posted on May 27, 2020

Deaver Farm Explorers! Lesson 2: Parts of a Plant

Welcome to Lesson #2 of our Deaver Farm Explorers online series! In today's lesson, Farmer Deirdre will teach us about the parts of a plant! Info-Handout-_-Lesson-2Download [read more]

Posted on May 27, 2020

Deaver Farm Explorers! Lesson 1: Seeds and Sprouts in the Greenhouse

With schools closed, we are bringing farm field trips right to students! Interactive and fun, this 8-week online series can be experienced cumulatively or as a single episode. Each lesson will explore a theme that brings the farm to life. Viewers will follow Farmers Deirdre... [read more]