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Sustainable Agriculture Student Association

Public Profile

About This Organization

Abbreviation(s):
Howdy Farm (SASA)
Purpose:
The mission of the Howdy Farm (SASA) is to create a means for students at Texas A&M to experience, explore, share, and learn about sustainable agriculture. The purpose of the organization is to run the student farm program which provides experiential learning opportunities for students, an outdoor classroom for teaching and research, and a supply of locally grown organic produce to cafeterias on campus. SASA will serve as a vibrant network of individuals interested in sustainable agriculture. Students have the opportunity to volunteer at the Howdy Farm year round.
Year Founded:
2009
Membership Dues:
$20/semester, $30/year
Admits Members:
All Year
Meeting Locations:
Howdy Farm, on West Campus behind the Horticulture and Forestry Sciences Building

Public Contact Information

Public Contact Name:
Howdy Farm
Public Contact E-mail Address:
thehowdyfarm@gmail.com
Public Contact Phone Number:
5098694462

Group Contact Information

Organization Web Site:
http://tamuhowdyfarm.weebly.com
Organization E-mail Address:
thehowdyfarm@gmail.com

Organization Associations

Academic Department:
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Non-Academic Department:
None

Membership

Approximate membership of the organization:
51-100
Membership policies:
  • Our organization accepts undergraduate students as members
  • Our organization accepts graduate students as members
Weekly time committment required of organization members:
0-3 Hours
Membership intake process:
Open

Events

Community Service Projects:
Once per semester
Fundraising Events:
Three or more times per semester
Speakers/Lectures:
Once per semester
On-Campus Social Events:
Twice per semester
Off-Campus Social Events:
Once per semester
Hosting Conferences:
Never
Sponsoring Special Events (Concerts, one-time events, etc.):
Once per semester
New Member Orientation/Training:
Once per semester
Events with Alcohol:
Never
In-State Travel:
Once per semester
Domestic US Travel:
Never
International Travel:
Never