Summer Bounty Bag Wrap Up

What a season it has been! As everyone has experienced, to differing degrees, 2020 has been a very difficult year.  Food insecurity has surged globally and locally as we all face the COVID-19 pandemic, social isolation, economic depression, and the shock waves through the food supply chain. Locally, demand for food aid has risen for those who were already experiencing Continue Reading →

Petaluma Bounty Celebrates #batweek with Bat Detector Findings

Did you know that it’s Batweek? These critters may get a lot of attention in October because of their spooky literary cameos, but they do so much to create a vibrant ecosystem! (Image of Western Red Bat retrieved from here) We celebrated at the farm by getting the results back from the bat detector box that was set up at Continue Reading →

Sponsor-A-Box Fundraiser

Earlier this year, we introduced our Sponsor-A-Box Fundraiser through a blog post where we highlighted that we were raising $8,000 with Singing Frogs Farm, and Sonoma Family Meal to ensure access to fresh, locally grown produce for community members on limited incomes; we updated the initiative in July to highlight that due to an increased demand in CalFresh/SNAP funds at Continue Reading →

Announcing Community Apple Press Reservations!

Calling all imperfect fruit and their owners! We are excited to announce that we are opening up some time slots for our community to come share our wonderful apple press and save some of their fruit that may be past the prime eating time! We are going to start offering one-hour time slots to reserve the use of our machine Continue Reading →

The Economic Multiplier of Choosing Farmers’ Markets First

Your Choice Matters – Farmers’ Markets First! Shopping at farmers’ markets supports the health and wellbeing of you, your local economy, environmental and community. When you shop your local markets, you are not only taking care of you but of the local economy that you exist in; shopping at markets promotes small businesses and has many benefits for your local Continue Reading →