News & Press

Farm & Wilderness has incredible activities, events and social justice outreach that attract media coverage. Please visit this page frequently and catch up with news of our Farm & Wilderness community.

  • Rutland Magazine included Farm & Wilderness in a story about ice-cutting in the Winter 2017 issue.
  • Alum Alexis Chin tells a story from Indian Brook on the Moth stage on Dec. 16, 2016.
  • The Vermont Standard mentioned Farm & Wilderness twice in the June 30, 2016 edition, including this article and also in this one.
  • Motherlode, a New York Times parenting blog, had a piece by Andrea Volpe, whose son attended Flying Cloud. Read the June 2, 2016 article here.
  • Time Out New York mentioned F&W’s Family Camp in this Feb. 1, 2016 blog item.
  • The Boston Globe wrote a piece on this recent Timberlake alum on October 20, 2015.
  • The American Camp Association mentioned Farm & Wilderness in a recent article and Twitter post on May 29, 2015.
  • The Vermont Standard ran an article on Farm & Wilderness’ Fair and the 75th Anniversary on Aug. 14, 2014.
  • La Presse+, a Montreal newspaper, on Aug. 11, 2014 published an article on Farm & Wilderness’ as one of several camps with a No Body Talk practice. They interviewed and quoted F&W President Pieter Bohen in the article.
  • TakePart, a digital news and lifestyle magazine, mentioned Farm & Wilderness in a July 2 article, The Coolest Socially Conscious Summer Camps.
  • WCAX in Burlington on June 21 aired a piece about Iris Hsiang, an Essex girl who submitted a recipe that won her a trip to meet First Lady Michelle Obama. The interview was done at F&W and Iris spoke about how her passion for gardening and fresh, local food was cultivated at camp.
  • The Vermont Standard ran a June 19 article about Rebecca Geary as F&W’s new executive director.
  • The New York Times referenced Farm & Wilderness in a June 18, 2014 article on No Body Talk.
  • The Vermont Standard published an article on June 5, 2014 written by Pieter Bohen on sustainability at F&W.
  • The Vineyard Gazette, the local newspaper in Martha’s Vineyard, published an article about Rebecca Geary becoming Farm & Wilderness’ new executive director on May 22, 2014. Geary lived and taught in MV for years.
  • Vermont Business Magazine named Farm & Wilderness as a Best Places to Work in Vermont 2014 with coverage in April from media around the state similar to this article.
  • In the Spring issue, Wellesley/Weston Magazine featured Farm & Wilderness in an article on the “Greening of Summer Camp”.
  • The Boston Globe featured Flying Cloud’s ice cutting in a 1983 photo published in its Sunday magazine on Jan. 31, 2014.
  • The Boston Globe published a June 11, 2013 article about two FC’ers making beef jerky in their back yard. Read the full article here.
  • Rutland Magazine mentioned F&W and the Hayes Foundation in the Summer 2013 issue. Read more about this here.
  • The Green Mountain Club mentioned the Questers taking on Long Trail challenges on (July 13 2012) here.
  • Town & Country magazine (June/July 2012) ran a first-person reflection by a Timberlake camper.
  • Rural TV, a satellite station based in Nashville, Tenn., interviewed Farm Manager Chantal Deojoy about youth and farming for two 2012 radio excerpts.
  • The Vermont Standard published an article on April 19, 2012 about F&W as one of several nonprofits in the region that were named as a “2012 Best Places to Work in Vermont.
  • Vermont Business Magazine ran a list of businesses and nonprofits named as a “2012 Best Places to Work in Vermont.”
  • The Rutland Herald ran an article about F&W named as a “2012 Best Places to Work in Vermont.
  • Vermont Standard ran Susan Webb’s obituary in the print edition on Sept. 29, 2011.
  • A mention of Susan Webb’s passing on VPR on Oct. 3, 2011.
  • A Sept. 15, 2011 VPR piece on Farm & Wilderness and the impacts of Tropical Storm Irene on Plymouth.
  • An article on Farm & Wilderness in the Vermont Standard, on Aug. 10, 2011.
  • Details about F&W’s carbon-reduction efforts and other issues in a Rutland Herald article on April 3, 2011.
  • An F&W picture was the cover image for Kids Vermont’s summer camp issue in March, 2011.
  • Ice Cutting in 2011 generated articles and other coverage by Seven Days, Vermont Public Radio and the Vermont Standard.
  • The Valley News wrote an article about Indian Brook camper’s rescue of a stranded an injured kayaker in August, 2010. The Associated Press transmitted a shortened version of the article, which ran in newspapers and television stations across the country.
  • Readers of the Rutland Herald voted for Farm & Wilderness as the Best Summer Camps’ Runner Up. See our notice here.
  • Vermont Standard photo montage of Harvest Weekend , October 15, 2009.
  • Nature and Nurture (print version) or Nature and Nurture (online version) from Seven Days, August 19, 2009. A few errors in this piece need correction: Tulio Browning is the Timberlake Director, not a counselor. Farm & Wilderness founders Ken and Susan Webb were not nudists.
  • More than S’mores at Summer Camps from the Burlington Free Press, June 24, 2009
  • Camp Inspired Me in a Way School Couldn’t: Farm & Wilderness from The Rutland Herald
  • Urban Students View Farm Life from the Springfield (MA) Republican