Land for Future Generations
Jim Doerksen described his decision to sell his 124 acre ag preserve to LandPaths as selfish. With no children to inherit the land after Doerksen and his wife Betty both pass, he knew the best way for the land to stay in agriculture and educate children about nature would be with LandPaths.
Year of Unified Agriculture
With a new year brings new opportunities. After all of the issues we have tackled over the last year I am looking forward to getting some more resolved and hopefully behind us. I think 2016 is the year a unified agriculture will be as important as ever for Sonoma County.
The Importance of Agriculture
The Two Rock Elementary School’s 158 students have two teachers and one principal who are devoted to teaching students about agriculture. Pat Godoski is the school’s fifth grade teacher and Jan Brogan teaches sixth grade.
Spicy Thai Vegetable Soup
There’s no better way to start off your new year's resolution to eat healthier than with this spicy, hearty soup. We added root vegetables like parsnips and carrots that are in season this time of year.
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.
Cowboy Candy to Exotic Meat
When Bud Gamba got out of the military, he needed a job. In 1975, he picked up a set of knives and started Bud’s Custom Meats. While this was the start of the Penngrove butcher shop, it wasn’t the first time the family had been involved in the meat industry.
Sphere of Influence
Anyone who has been involved with leadership in Farm Bureau above and beyond the essential support of being a member knows that Farm Bureau has historically been looked upon to be the voice of agriculture as a general farm organization.
Energy for a Cleaner Future
Sonoma Clean Power (SCP) is the official electricity provider for Sonoma County encompassing all areas except Healdsburg, which has their own municipal utility. SCP provides environmentally friendly power at competitive rates.
Steve Reese’s community spirit, work ethic and can-do attitude epitomize the Spirit of Sonoma County Award. Reese was honored alongside 21 other community members on December 4th.
SCFB Business Members
Farm Bureau's Business Members are a network of agriculture friendly businesses who support Farm Bureau in protecting Sonoma County agriculture.