Jewish Farm School Overview
Direct beneficiaries per year: 1,000
Geographic areas served: USA
To practice and promote sustainable agriculture and to support food systems rooted in justice and Jewish traditions.
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I went on an Alternate Spring Break with Jewish Farm School in San Diego, CA in Spring 09. It was a really great experience. I was not expecting to connect Judaism to farming, but I am now more aware of environmental and food issues and how they affect me as a young Jewish person. Nati was a ... more »
I have worked with the Jewish Farm School guys on planning and coordinating their Organic Agriculture and Educational Gardening component of the Teva Seminar. Each year the feedback about their programs are overwhelmingly positive. They are intentional in their curriculum design, and very thoughtful... more »
What a great resource for Jewish Educators. JFS provided great information for lesson planning. Nati answers emails quickly, providing references and resources that are useful for classroom lessons. This past spring JFS sent an educator to our religious school to provide hands on activities at the ... more »