The Middlebury College Organic Farm (MCOF) is a student organization that maintains a plot of fruits and vegetables. The produce we grow reflects a balance between efficient, profitable crops and more labor intensive, less productive crops grown for educational purposes.
Middlebury Alumni in the Food Industry
Even though Middlebury College is a liberal arts school without an agricultural program, we have several alumni who have founded or presently manage some of the nation's most innovative farms:
The Middlebury College Organic Farm provides students and other members of the college and town with the opportunity to participate in and learn about agriculture.
Our mission is to promote awareness of issues surrounding food production by:
My four years cooking, managing, and eating as part of Dolci stand out as some of the most important parts of my Middlebury education, and the memories that seem to most resonate whenever I return to Vermont or pass by a bustling restaurant kitchen.