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Miller Farm: Update


Earlham College has a long history of engaging with agriculture as a means of experiential education and of sustainable living and learning exploration for students. The Miller Farm program, in operation since the 1970s as a not-for-credit residential student cooperative, was originally located on land about a mile southeast of campus along Abington Pike. The program was moved from that location in August 2013 after a review identified safety concerns with several of the farm’s outbuildings.

Miller Farm is now located at the large field south of the Suzanne Hoerner Equestrian Center, an 11-acre area that may expand as projects grow.

Check out these articles from the Earlham student newspaper on farming at Earlham over the years:

From January, 1975:

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From May, 1988:

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A video of the Miller Farm summer internship from 2013:

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