Ag Days a Success
Olivia Williams, who takes to farming like some kids take to mall shopping, was among the 4-H’ers bringing animals to Ag Days, taking time from her school day to talk to city kids about the ways of life on Sonoma County farms and ranches.
Combating Water Theft
As long as I can remember water usage and theft of water has been an area of grave concern. Now, the current drought has reached critical levels and is impacting more places than ever in the history of our state.
Are You in Compliance?
Learn about the latest enforcement effort by the Department of Industrial Relations; representatives from the Labor Enforcement Task Force will help you understand what this special enforcement strike force will be looking for when they conduct enforcement visits.
Protect Your Fair Equipment
As fair time is coming, preparation has begun. Farm Bureau, 4-H Foundation and the Sheriff’s Office Rural Crime Task Force want to help with your preparation needs and protect your fair equipment.
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.
Ag Days Contest Winners
Farm Bureau administers 8 different agriculture related contests for kids of all ages at Ag Days. The contests were open to all Sonoma County Schools, grades K - 6 and Special Education. Click to view the results of the 2014 Contests.
Farm & Ranch Readiness
A field day for all Sonoma County rural land and livestock owners that focuses on disaster preparedness is 11 a.m to 4 p.m. Sunday, May 4 at the Atwood Ranch on Sonoma Highway near Glen Ellen.
Chicken to Cluck About
The meat counter in the recently opened Community Market at the Barlow in Sebastopol has meats are from a 25 mile radius from ranch names I know and trust…The best way to get your money’s worth out of this chicken is to poach it.
Avoiding The Training Rut
Training horses is something I love. I love the different personalities, the interaction between the horses and me, and the challenge of bringing the natural talents to the surface. I also love the life.
SCFB Business Members:
Farm Bureau's Business Members are a network of agriculture friendly businesses who support Farm Bureau in protecting Sonoma County agriculture..