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Mission from Kayam Farm

Our mission is to embody and inspire social and ecological responsibility by transforming our community through hands-on Jewish agricultural education. Our farm is designed in order to feature halachic demonstrations of Jewish farming laws, and much of our curriculum draws upon Torah teachings through hands-on farming. But there’s far more to our Jewish agricultural heritage than we can plant on our farm—a massive, yet largely abandoned body of Jewish farming texts lies [sic] waiting for us, if only we can muster the skills and strength to encounter them.

Details
Kayam Farm. “About: Background.” Accessed January 30, 2012. http://www.kayamfarm.org/about-2/background/.
Description
An excerpt from the Kayam Farm website articulating the mission of Kayam Farm.

How to cite this page

Jewish Women's Archive. "Mission from Kayam Farm." (Viewed on November 27, 2014) <http://jwa.org/media/mission-from-kayam-farm>.

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