Inspired by the lifework of farmer and writer Wendell Berry, the program focuses on the survival of small and mid-scale farms

Wendel Barry Farming Program

The Wendell Berry Farming Program of Sterling College offers a tuition-free collegiate program focused on ecological management of livestock, pasture, and forest using draft animals and other appropriately scaled mixed power systems.


Carying on a Legacy

Class Four developed a seven video campaign profiling members of the first ever graduating class at the Wendell Berry Farming Program at Sterling College. Inspired by the lifework of farmer and writer Wendell Berry, and designed in partnership with The Berry Center, in New Castle, Kentucky, the program serves undergraduate students who are America’s next generation of sustainable farmers.