Petaluma Bounty Seeks Nominations For Advisory Board Members

Would you enjoy making a positive contribution in the lives of community friends in need, while advocating healthy food for everyone by growing a sustainable local food system? If so, the Petaluma Bounty Advisory Board, in collaboration with Petaluma People Services Center (PPSC) could be the perfect match. Diversity of thought, skill, experience, age, ableism, race, culture, and approach are Continue Reading →

Seeking sponsors and volunteers for the 7th Annual Bounty Plant Sale!

Last week, we seeded peppers and eggplants in our greenhouse in preparation for a bountiful 2017 growing season for our farm and your garden! Please mark April 23rd on your calendar as the day to purchase your garden plants and support Bounty Programs! In the mean time, we could use your help as a volunteer (we have a big seeding Continue Reading →

2016 Petaluma Bounty Program Accomplishments

We at Petaluma Bounty have been very busy this year and we wanted to share some of our accomplishments and program developments with our community! Here is a short list of accomplishments we compiled as we look back on the growing season. Thanks to the support of our community, we are continuing to work hard at our goal of Healthy Food for Continue Reading →

Flower workshop with Farmer Lennie at the Bounty!

Please come join us at Bounty Farm and learn from community experts! The next upcoming workshop is Saturday, August 27th. As part of our Community Workshop series, we are hosting community members to teach on subjects gleaned from our Volunteer Survey and relevant to our local food system, farming, and food & cooking. We hope you come learn with us Continue Reading →

Volunteer Survey Results In!

A HUGE thank you to all who participated in the 2016 Bounty Farm Volunteer Survey! This survey was very important to highlight the voice of volunteers and continue to grow and improve our Volunteer Program.  We will take these findings and feedback and incorporate them into this year’s programming.  In the survey, we focused on questions relating to the motivation Continue Reading →

2016 Plant Sale a success, thanks to our community!

A huge Bounty thank you to all of our day-of volunteers who were an imperative piece to all of our successes at the 2016 Plant Sale! Thank you for your time on Sunday, and for representing Petaluma Bounty to the wider community! For this event we define success as raising funds for our programs in a manner that encourages more Continue Reading →

Seeking applications for a fantastic Farm Manager

After three great years as the Bounty Community Farm Manager, Farmer Lennie is moving on to work full time on expanding her flower farm and design business (B-Side Farm). We wish Lennie the greatest success and look forward to keeping in touch. In the mean time, please share the Farm Manager Job Description far and wide so we can find our Continue Reading →

The Story of Bounty Farm Produce

From Farmer Lennie: It’s mid-August and for us at the Bounty farm, that means the fields are overflowing with more varieties of food crops than most of us can even name offhand, that worker bees such as volunteers, interns and the Youth Corps were out there all summer carefully tending to them daily. That means, hundreds of pounds of picked, Continue Reading →