Tag Archive for The Farmer’s Guild

Community Alliance with Family Farmers and the Farmer’s Guild Join Forces

Evan Wiig delivered some very exciting news last week, announcing that two exceptional family farm and sustainable agriculture advocacy organizations – the Farmer’s Guild and the Community Alliance with Family Farms – will be joining forces. Read on for Wiig’s announcement. – RR Community Alliance with Family Farmers (CAFF) and Farmers Guild Merge to Create United…

Support the Young Armos Farm Incubator – On Tonight’s Rohnert Park City Council Agenda

The Rohnert Park City Council will consider a letter of opposition to the proposed Young Armos Farm Incubator at its meeting tonight at Rohnert Park City Hall, 130 Avram Avenue, at 5 pm. Your comments to the council members in support of the incubator via email or in person could be extremely beneficial for this…

Blood & Mud, a Love Letter to Cross-Generational Farm Communities

Here’s a lovely valentine to community everywhere, and a great read from one of the more inspiring & innovative young farmers we’ve encountered in Northern California in recent years, Gowan Batist of Fortunate Farm in Caspar, California. Thanks to Gowan, Evan Wiig of the The Farmer’s Guild, and Janae Lloyd for the photography. Happy Valentine’s…

Cast Your Vote for the Farmers Guild Awards – Nominations Due Tomorrow!

Message from the Farmer’s Guild: Every February, at the annual Farmers Guild-Raising, our community recognizes individuals making a difference by contributing to a stronger local food economy, promoting food justice and empowering a new generation of agrarians. If you know someone deserving of such acknowledgement, use the form below to nominate one or several people from…

A Message of Hope in Difficult Times – The National Heirloom Exposition Continues to Inspire

A Message of Hope in Difficult Times – The National Heirloom Exposition Continues to Inspire This report originally appeared at Positively Petaluma.   Seedsman Jere Gettle and his Baker Creek Heirloom Seed Company crew have pulled off another of their annual paeans to heirloom produce and the food movement, as the fifth National Heirloom Exposition…