Volunteer Perspectives: From a Young Community Farmer

The soil on our community farm has been worked by many hands, young (like, 18-months-old young!) and old. During the spring, various middle school students completed their community service at Bounty Farm. One of these volunteers, Makoa, shared his experience with us and we wanted to feature his words as a guest blog post here. Thank you, Makoa, and thank Continue Reading →

Meet the Bounty Interns: Summer 2018

When we say we farm in community, we mean it! Our farm crew is non-traditional at its best- stalwart volunteers, service learning groups, staff, SCYEC crew members, and interns. This month, we want to take some time to shine a light on the hard-working folks you may see at our sales outlets, in the field, or at the office this Continue Reading →

ALIVE Program Begins in Late July!

While the pollinators are busy moving about the farm’s blossoms, and warm sunshine continues to stretch into the evening, we (interns, staff, and volunteers) are cultivating, trellising, and all-around nurturing the crops in the fields as they grow taller and taller. During this time, we are also preparing for some of our key summer programs – visits from community groups, Continue Reading →

Announcing the 2018 Food Resource Guide and Summer Farm Initiatives

Bounty Farm is showing the first signs of summer produce. Potatoes are being planted by stalwart volunteers, and our strawberries and garlic continues to explode in the fields.  As we progress into summer, we are excited to announce our. summer schedule of sales outlets and other programs.     To stay updated on exact opening days and times as we approach Continue Reading →

Work at Bounty Farm this Summer as a SCYEC Crew Leader!

Are you interested in working outdoors this summer? Would you like to lead and mentor Sonoma County youth as they learn valuable skills on our community farm?  Come work for Petaluma People Services Center as a SCYEC Crew Leader. The Sonoma County Youth Ecology Corps (SCYEC) is a program for young people who want to earn money while working outside and Continue Reading →