Faces of the Market Photography Application

Calling all photographers with a love of community projects! We are excited to announce that our photography application is live for our Faces of the Market Initiative! For a more complete description of the campaign objectives, timeline, and framing, please click here.  Faces of the Market is a community-sourced marketing project to promote farmers’ markets in a manner that captures Continue Reading →

Results from CalFresh Awareness Month

Another CalFresh Awareness Month (May) is in the books! Thank you to everyone who shared our posts, spread the word, and came out to farmers’ markets during the month of May! Due to our collective efforts, we were able to distribute $8,191 in CalFresh and $7,512 in Market Match Incentives to 459 (non-unique) customers. That’s $15,703 that was used to Continue Reading →

Petaluma Bounty responds to the fires

Petaluma Bounty played a unique and crucial role as a community hub for local food response. We also played the role of convener, traffic control, mentor, facilitator, coordinator, and other descriptors as the occasions required. Petaluma Bounty leveraged existing networks and infrastructure to respond to ongoing and new needs in the face of this unprecedented disaster. Specifically, we eased the Continue Reading →

The Impact of the Bounty Bag Program

Sharing the Bounty Through our CSA Program When we envision community-supported agriculture, what often comes to mind? Perhaps a way to strengthen the community food system, reduce the number of miles your food travels from farm to plate. Here at Petaluma Bounty, our CSA program is a partnership between the local community and our farm nestled within it. Given the Continue Reading →

2017 Farmers’ Market LIFE CalFresh tours and new markets!

Petaluma Bounty is proud to announce we are expanding Farmers’ Market LIFE to the following markets for the 2017 season: Sonoma Valley “The Springs” Market, Santa Rosa Wednesday Night Market, Kenwood Community Farmers’ Market, Santa Rosa WIC Satellite Market, Tiburon Community Farmers’ Market. For a full listing of participating markets, in English y Espanol, please click here. We also need Continue Reading →