Farm Stand: Saturdays 8am to 12:30pm

Fresh, Seasonal, Local and Organic Vegetables and Fruit

Kurt Spataro at Farm StandTaste and purchase fresh from the field produce and enjoy organic coffee and delicious Magpie Café baked goods. Stock up on Beets, braise mix, broccoli, carrots, cauliflower, chard, collards, fennel, green sage, lemon verbena, mixed herbs, oregano, purple sage, rosemary, winter savory, thyme, Dino Kale, red Russian Kale, Lavender, Lettuce, nettles, scallions, spinach, summer squash, turnips, bok choi, radishes, mulberries, arugula, salad mix, apricots, strawberries, pluots, arugula, salad mix and flowers. Fun activities, tours and classes!

We encourage you to bike or walk to the ranch, bring your shopping bag, and take a self-guided tour around the farm. Cash and EBT accepted. (Photo by Joan Cusick)

Fun activities, tours and classes every Saturday, May 21 through November 19, 8am to 12:30pm at the American River Ranch.

Yoga on the farm from 9 to 10am in the Outoor Classroom led by Summer Ward and other local yoga teachers including Michelle Sweezy, Ellie Holloway, Jim Meek and Christine Latino. The suggested $10 donation helps support our educational programs and projects including construction of a shade structure over the outdoor classroom.

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Gardening Activities for Kids

ABC News 10 Feature Video with Shannon Hardwicke

Check out this ABC News 10 video segment about the Growing Together School Garden Initiative. Shannon Hardwicke talks to kids about where and how food is grown. This is a part of our goal to have a garden in every school by 2020!


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 >>

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 >>