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Contribute to the Antioch Farm

We wished for, and now have:

  • checked box iconFence with handcrafted black locust posts cut from property   Cost $4,000
  • checked box iconFood Forest: edible tree, shrub and berry planting   Cost $500
  • checked box iconMobile chicken coop (tractor) for small flock   Cost $800
  • checked box iconGreenhouse for season extension   Cost $7500
  • checked box iconWalk Behind Tiller to till our cover crops and prepare beds mechanically.  Cost $700

Please consider donating to the following:

Seeds & Plants  Purchase one year’s worth of seeds and plants for the annual garden area (½ acre) and the food forest (our planting of edible trees, berries, and herbs). Students will enjoy all the freshly harvested produce in the dining hall. Cost $500.
Flock of Heritage Chickens  Add a new heritage breed of chicken to our farm to provide both pastured eggs and meat to students. Heritage breed chickens are old-style varieties in danger of extinction. The farm can then help maintain this breed into the future. Cost $150
Student Co-op Position  What a great experience for students! Fund a student to work on the Farm for an entire term during their local co-op experience. During this experience, students are immersed in every aspect of our ecological Farm.  Cost $4,400
Endow a Student Farm Assistant Position  In this position, students work ten hours a week on the Farm while taking classes. Students not only care for plants and poultry, but help shape the future of the Farm. For more information, please contact Wendy Ernst at wernst@antiochcollege.org or (937) 903-7509, or Eric Miller at emiller@antiochcollege.org or 937-286-9414.
Endow a Student Co-op Position  Provide an ongoing student co-op experience on the Farm. During this experience, students are immersed in every aspect of our ecological Farm. For more information, please contact Wendy Ernst at wernst@antiochcollege.org or (937) 903-7509, or Eric Miller at emiller@antiochcollege.org or 937-286-9414.
Endow a Farm Manager Position  Ensure the long-term success of the Farm by providing a secure staff member dedicated to the Farm. For more information, please contact Wendy Ernst at wernst@antiochcollege.org or (937) 903-7509, or Eric Miller at emiller@antiochcollege.org or 937-286-9414.

Please contribute what you can!

Email us at farm@antiochcollege.org.