Today is BIG Day of Giving!

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Get Involved:

GIVE: Make a tax-deductible gift to Soil Born Farms of $25 or more any time before 11:59 pm TONIGHT!

GOLDEN 1 CREDIT UNION MEMBERS: Use your Golden 1 Credit Union debit or credit card and Golden 1 will give a prorated match.

WIN: How are you inspired by Soil Born Farms and our Farm to Fork region? Show us what's on your fork by posting a picture (with an actual fork!) to FacebookTwitter or Instagram by 11:59pm TONIGHT with the hashtags #BIGDoG2016  #soilbornfarms #WhatsOnYourFork. One lucky post will win $25 in Soil Born Bucks to spend at our Farm Stand which opens on May 21.

FOLLOW US: 'Like' and 'Share' our posts with your friends! #BIGDoG2016 #soilbornfarms #WhatsOnYourFork.

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A Day on the Farm

Learn, Eat & Celebrate on Sunday, May 15 • 10am to 3pm

Day on the FarmA Day on the Farm, our annual spring fundraiser at the American River Ranch, is a festive family favorite! Join us for a day of learning, eating, celebrating and exploring the natural world. The day's events include: Farm Stand (purchase fresh, local, organic vegetables and fruit), Organic Plant Sale, Classes & Workshops, Farm Tours & Nature Walks, Draft Horse Demo, Garden Activities & Nutrition Games, Face Painting & Entertainment, Community Education Tables, Live Music with Mind X Quartet, Fun for Babies & Toddlers, Morning Food, Snacks & Lunch.

Learn About: Gardening • Water Conservation • Chickens • Beekeeping • Cooking • Farm Animals • Herbs• Drought Tolerant Native Plants & More

$5 donation per person payable at the event entrance. Free admission for children age 2 and under.

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Sign Up for Spring/Summer CSA Program

Soil Born Farms Certified Organic Produce

When you purchase vegetables and fruit grown at Soil Born Farms it's a win win! You get fresh-from-the-field organic produce and support a training program for beginning farmers. Our young farmers are proud to grow for our CSA members, the Sacramento Natural Foods Co-op, local chefs and food banks. As a CSA member, the impact of your dollars goes beyond choosing healthy food for your family. This investment in Soil Born Farms allows you to reconnect with the land, know your farmers and participate directly in a local food system. In addition, you provide valuable support for innovative education programs, food access initiatives and the development of a local community farm and education center.

Early Bird pricing ends May 1. More info on CSA Program >>

2016 Summer Day Camp

Join us for an enriching week at Soil Born Farms' Summer Day Camp. Campers spend the week exploring the historic American River Ranch and the Parkway. They will work in the youth garden or out in the field, meet the farmers, visit the animals, play games, make crafts, prepare healthy snacks and hike to the river. Youth gain an understanding of what it takes to bring food from the farm to the table and experience the magic this land has to offer. Register today and save >>

Community Service Opportunity for Teens

Summer at the American River Ranch

Soil Born Farms is piloting a teen program targeted at youth who are interested in farming, gardening, woodworking, cooking, caring for the environment, social justice and meeting other like-minded youth. We are looking for up to 15 inspired teens ages 15 to 17 willing to commit to volunteering at the American River Ranch 3 days per week for 5 to 6 hours each shift between Tues., June 21 and Sat., Aug. 13. More info and apply >>