For good general information about harvesting and storing produce, the Donor’s Guide to Vegetable Harvest and Storage from the University of Maine is a good starting place.
There are a number of gleaning groups and efforts growing up around the county. If you are looking for volunteer gleaning opportunities outside of Petaluma, or places to bring your donated food, check these out…
The Ceres Project – Contact Chris Sittig at [email protected]
Waste Not, Want Not – Contact Kaarin Lee at [email protected]
Redwood Empire Food Bank – 3320 Industrial Drive, Santa Rosa. Phone
707.523.7900 for more information.
Windsor 4H – Contact Jayne Rosantsson at [email protected]
Joan Wagele – Contact Joan at [email protected]