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Dear Tahoe customers…

Dear Tahoe CSA members, We have been honored to have been your CSA farm for the past 21 years.  Bryan started selling at the Tahoe City farmers’ market as a beginning farmer, and without the support of those market customers and the Tahoe CSA…

Summer 2015 CSA: Invest in Your Food

Reserve your spot early for Summer CSA and invest in your food, health, community, and the environment. Early CSA payments: Help us pay for the seeds, soil amendments, and labor now that grow into the bountiful kale/tomatoes/ onions/carrots/lettuce/basil of the spring and summer — especially during…

Eat your greens with the Winter CSA

  It’s time to eat your greens! with the Winter CSA. From November 5-February 4, with a 2-week break during Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve, receive 12 weeks of winter health — greens, roots, shoots, and fruits. Space is limited so sign up soon….

Summer 2014 CSA: Hyper-Local, Über-Seasonal, Extra-Fresh

Sign up for a 2014 Natural Trading Co summer harvest box, and get ready for 24 weeks of the freshest, most delicious, good for you-good for the community-good for the earth weekly treasure chest of organic veggies.  This year, our season runs from May…

Give fresh. Give local. Give organic.

NTC gift certificates available for the holiday season!  Use them at the farmers’ market or towards CSA subscriptions.

Give Thanks

Sorry! We are SOLD OUT.  Thanks for your support and Happy Thanksgiving. Reserve one of our limited numbers of Thanksgiving turkeys – organic, pasture-raised, heritage-breed. A beautiful celebration of the farm’s harvest and a special way to give thanks for the plentiful year, these Narragansett turkeys were…

Winter (CSA) is coming

Sorry!  We are at capacity and CSA sign-ups are closed for the season.  Thanks for your support.  And stay tuned for details on Summer 2014 CSA starting mid-May. Enroll. Now. Community Supported Agriculture is a way in which people can directly support a small,…

Normal Food

A few weeks ago, a group of Early Head Start kids and their families came to visit us at the farm.  On their tour, wee hands harvested tomatoes, dug potatoes, and giggled at the antics of the piglets.  We’ve been packing CSA boxes for…

A Medley of Spuds and a Sacramento Food Bash

THIS Saturday, June 22, we will be at the Sacramento Natural Foods Co-Op’s 40th Anniversary Bash from 12-4pm.  We will have a market booth, amid entertainment, food, and beverages.  It’s free and open to the public! Meanwhile, summer harvest is in full swing here at the…

Cooking Outside the Box

We are taking part in an upcoming benefit for Slow Food Lake Tahoe, Cooking Outside the Box, on June 5 at Dragonfly Restaurant in Truckee.  Guests will learn recipes for seasonal vegetables, many of which are found in a weekly CSA box (Community Support…

Chicks, Ducklings, and Poults – Oh My!

We’ve been so busy here at the farm transplanting, seeding, weeding, and hatching I haven’t had a moment to announce the birth of our first hatchery chicks, ducklings, and poults (baby turkeys).  Well here are our month-old babies.  If you’re a backyard homesteader or…

Cock-a-doodle-hatchery

This Wednesday, Bryan will be heading off to EcoFarm, one of the nation’s largest organic farming conferences in beautiful Asilomar on the coast of California.  He’ll be there learning about all the newest fangled things in organic farming so we can deliver the best…