Apply to Work Over Commencement/Reunion

This is a vital time at the farm and the students that work the two weeks around Commencement and Reunion will have a full immersion to what vegetable production at Book & Plow looks like—we are seeding a lot, planting a lot, harvesting, and washing.

Apply on our Student Jobs for Commencement and Reunion page.

Select “Facilities” then write in “Book & Plow Farm” at the bottom of the application. Please note:

  • Housing and 3 meals a day are included.
  • The application deadline is March 1.
  • Work hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. with an hour off for lunch.
  • Commencement and reunion runs from May 14 through May 25, Monday through Friday.

Waterwheel Transplanting With Amherst College Students

January 30, 2016

There will be a lot of harvesting, greenhouse seeding, and field transplanting. The video is of students transplanting on our waterwheel transplanter.