Jackson Family Wines
As a leader on the sustainability front, Jackson Family Wines will be honored with the Luther Burbank Conservation Award on July 13th. Although they formally launched their sustainability program in 2008, the company was founded with sustainability in mind.
Why, Who, How, What?
The last week of April at the Sonoma County Farm Bureau offices saw two days of thoughtful and inspiring discussion. Gathering together for the interaction were thirty plus professional staff representing County Farm Bureaus.
We're hiring for a Government Relations Coordinator / Assistant Director. Applications will be accepted through May 22, 2017.
Strawberry Rhubarb Tea Cake
Rhubarb is very colorful and in season and works beautifully in this tea cake. This recipe is slightly sweet and buttery and can be served for brunch or a light dessert.
Farm Bureau Wine Discounts
Take a look at Sonoma County Farm Bureau's Member Only Wine Discount Program. Download the PDF page and take it when you taste.
Oak Ridge Angus
At 14 years old, Massimino LaFranchi emigrated from Switzerland in 1888 and made his living milking cows. In 1912, the he bought 500 acres of land on the outskirts of Calistoga forming Oak Ridge Farm, named after the oak trees found along the hills of the property.
A Stable Workforce
What do California and Sonoma County farmers have to do to secure a stable labor force? According to the LA Times, wages for crop production in California increased 13% from 2010 to 2015, twice as fast as average pay in the state.
Our rural communities are rich with farming families who have been doing so for generations. To these families, everyday life on the farm is routine.
Wes Jamison Merit Awards
The Jamison Fund was established 27 years ago for the purpose of providing financial assistance to the high school agriculture programs and FFA chapters in Santa Rosa.
SCFB Business Members
Farm Bureau's Business Members are a network of agriculture friendly businesses who support Farm Bureau in protecting Sonoma County agriculture.