How does the Bounty interface with emergency food distribution?

The other day, I was asked to share with a new partner how Petaluma Bounty supports and helps improve emergency food outlets. First, let me back up and describe what I mean by emergency food outlets. That is a catchall term I use to describe any group that provides groceries (shelf stable to produce) or prepared meals to people in our Continue Reading →

Save the date for Bounty’s 8th Annual Plant Sale

It’s hard to believe that in a few short weeks we’ll start seeding for the Plant Sale and the 2018 farm season! The 8th Annual Bounty Farm Plant Sale will be held on Sunday April 22nd, World Earth Day! Please put the date on your calendar and consider purchasing your plants from the Bounty this year. Proceeds go to support Continue Reading →

Update on Bounty Hunters Program

Petaluma Bounty Hunters has been uncharacteristically quiet this season because we didn’t receive funding for a coordinator and were unable to find volunteers that wanted to step into a leadership role of coordination. These are not unheard of barriers. But when our farm manager took another (great) job this summer, I (Suzi) was forced to refocus my efforts on the Continue Reading →

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 →

Cesar Chavez Day of Service! April 1st

This year, we are celebrating the legacy of Cesar Chavez by hosting a Day of Service at Bounty Community Farm. In honor of his pioneering work in farm worker’s rights, we will spend the day caring for the land and growing food for our community.  We will also be finishing planting and celebrating our newly installed Unity Garden. We would Continue Reading →