Pacific University unveiled its new Boxer Gardens at an open house Aug. 29. The gardens sit on a compact .4-acre property on the Forest Grove Campus bordered on the west by Main Street, east by Hanson Stadium, north by the barber pole and south along the Stoller Center parking lot.
Mulberries, tomatoes, honey, rabbits and squash: Pacific University's B Street Farm is a food producer, a laboratory and a learning center.
Public health major Sara Davidson '16 seeks to make healthy foods more available, and more useful, to those in need.
The B Street Farm offers hands-on learning experience in sustainability, along with food and natural setting.
David Knaus, the university's farmer educator at the B Street Living Museum, has been named interim director of the Center for a Sustainable Society.
Forest Grove’s B Street Farm served as a meeting point for two cultures, when several visiting Chinese dignitaries toured the permaculture project as part of their experience as guests of the International Visitor Leadership Program.