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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… Continue Reading “Give Thanks”

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,… Continue Reading “Winter (CSA) is coming”

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… Continue Reading “Normal Food”

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… Continue Reading “A Medley of Spuds and a Sacramento Food Bash”

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… Continue Reading “Cooking Outside the Box”

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… Continue Reading “Chicks, Ducklings, and Poults – Oh My!”


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… Continue Reading “Cock-a-doodle-hatchery”

Order your pasture-raised, heritage Thanksgiving turkeys!

November 22 is quickly approaching – remember to order your pasture-raised, heritage Thanksgiving turkeys from NTC! If you want to feel good about the meat that you eat, this is it.  These turkeys are part of our heritage breeding program raising Naragansett and Standard… Continue Reading “Order your pasture-raised, heritage Thanksgiving turkeys!”

A Real Farm

Our effort to bring animals to our vegetable farm is going fantastic. Our worthy intention is not only to bring back endangered heritage breed animals, but to integrate animal and vegetable farming. They go hand in hand. It wasn’t’ so long ago that every… Continue Reading “A Real Farm”