The Great Peter Pumpkin Patch
Fall is the beginning of leaves changing color, Sundays spent cheering on your favorite football team and a celebration of harvest. For Larry Peter, fall is the season of 6,000 children running around his farm among acres of pumpkins, wrestling potatoes from the ground and enjoying the atmosphere of an everyday dairy.
The Riparian Riddle
On August 28, the Sonoma County Planning Commission
voted to send the new Riparian Corridors zoning code amendments to the Board of Supervisors for adoption, with a 4-1 vote.
Agricultural Recycle Event
Our office will hold another plastic pesticide container recycle event this fall. The event will be held Wednesday, October 29, 2014 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Training your horse to hobble is easier than most people think; the hard part is the preparation. Take your time in preparation, making sure your horse has his groundwork done. They should be able to lead well and feel the halter.
Farm Bureau Wine Discounts
Take a look at Sonoma County Farm Bureau's Member Only Wine Discount Program for 2013. Download the PDF page and take it when you taste.
4-H Foundation Annual Dinner
The 10th annual 4-H Foundation BBQ and “Fun”draiser brought 700 community members together for an evening of grape stomping, friendship, appreciation and support of the dynamic Sonoma County 4-H program. Kendall-Jackson Wine Estate and Gardens in Fulton was the beautiful backdrop for a record-breaking event.
Agstravaganza Honors Carli
Ron Carli, the Sonoma County farm boy who became one of California’s most influential business leaders is being honored at the Santa Rosa Junior College Ag Trust’s Agstravaganza on October 25.
Clay Shoot Hits the Mark
On September 13th, shotgun enthusiasts gathered to participate in Sonoma- Marin YF&R Clay Shoot. The group of shooters came together at 9 a.m. at the Wing and Barrel Ranch.
No Whining About AB 2488
Now the “try before you buy” mentality doesn’t just refer to fruit, veggies and specialty foods. The farmers’ market experience became more inclusive this summer with a new law allowing wine and cider tasting at certified farmers’ markets. .
SCFB Business Members
Farm Bureau's Business Members are a network of agriculture friendly businesses who support Farm Bureau in protecting Sonoma County agriculture.