All posts by: Gilda Taffet

About Gilda Taffet

Drive-thru Farmstand Pickup on Saturday The marketplace features organic produce, prepared foods, seedlings, fruit trees and an assortment of organic pantry and baked goods that we have curated from local farms, bakeries and businesses (see details below). Our intention is to create a safe, one-stop shopping experience that will support you and our favorite farmers, […]

Soil Born Farms is About Growing Food and Teaching Soil Born Farms was selected as the focus of a recent ABC News highlight segment. “Everyday Heroes are all around us and ABC10 wants to highlight the work they do. Every week our viewers nominate people and organizations making a difference in our community.” Read the […]

We are Moving Forward with Modifications As an organic farm committed to practicing regenerative principles in the service of wellness and providing healthy food to our customers and community, we are determined now more than ever to do everything possible to move forward with that purpose. Behind the scenes, we are digging deep and being […]

Good Medicine for the Times Our organic farmers are committed to environmental stewardship of the American River Ranch by practicing regenerative agriculture principles. Working with nature, cultivating healthy soil, reducing weed pressure, choosing varieties that grow well in this climate results in healthy food that is nutrient rich and delicious. Our produce is incredible this […]

Pop-Up Online Organic Plant Sale Our May Day online pop-up event SOLD OUT in record time, thank you all for your enthusiasm and support! Watch for details about our next online sale, a pop-up for Mother’s Day, which will be accepting orders on Wednesday, May 6 with drive-through order pickup on Friday, May 8… In the meantime, […]

Practical Guidance and Family Fun It’s Easy Eating Green view video >> Eat the Rainbow Smoothie view video >> Seed Sprouting Activity view video >> How Fast Can It Sprout? Part 1 view video >> How to Plant a Fruit Tree view video >>

A Poem by Wendell Berry I will wait here in the fields to see how well the rain brings on the grass. In the labor of the fields longer than a man’s life I am at home. Don’t come with me. You stay home too. I will be standing in the woods where the old […]

Our Farmstand, all classes and events are on hold at the moment… Please check back as we are monitoring the COVID-19 guidelines for re-opening services and responding accordingly.

Please check in regularly for updated information on our class and event schedule. In the meantime, stay safe and healthy.

Invest in Your Community Farm Even the most resourceful nonprofit organizations need a strong donor base to carry their mission forward. Nonprofit professionals have advised that doubling our current number of donors is a high priority to sustain and grow our organization. In order for us to better serve our community, we need to strengthen […]