Come join a free in-person CAFF field day hosted by Christopher Lopes of Lopes Family Farms in Princeton, CA to learn more about the benefits of integrated organic rice and duck farming. Lopes Family Farms is a father & son partnership formed by Bruce and Christopher Lopes. This is the first integrated rice and duck […]
The evolution of the soil is much like that of any living being. Within it, we find an incredibly large number of living organisms all necessary to the essential functions of humans, ecosystems and life itself. Studies continue to demonstrate the relationship between soil and human health. Come and learn how the key to improving […]
Riverfront Farm at the Barn is approximately 1/4 acre, and this diversified vegetable farm is located in an exciting, up and coming location in West Sacramento, directly next to the Barn in The Bridge District (TBD). The Barn is a phenomenal building which is not only an architectural gem but also houses Drakes Brewery and […]
Lake Washington Farm Site is on a 3.3 acre parcel owned by Engstrom Properties. It currently hosts four small farm business incubators all of which focus on growing specialty produce selected for flavor and excellence. Our farmers welcome you to stop by and see full-fledged agriculture alive and well in your own backyard.
5th & C St Farm is an urban farm site established through the West Sacramento Urban Farm Program
DFI’s mission is to advance climate smart farming and food sovereignty in the region. Demonstration: demonstrate sustainable vegetable and fruit farming practices, while bolstering the regional food system. Education: provide practical on-farm learning experiences for UNR students and develop resources for other growers. Outreach: actively engage with a diverse array of stakeholders to improve food […]
Sunday, November 13 Farm Tours: 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM (approximate times) You will tour three farms in the Davis/Woodland region that showcase projects and practices for wildfire and drought resilience, soil health and farm viability. Includes lunch and bus transportation. Detailed instructions will be provided to registered attendees. Center for Land-Based Learning: Learn about the […]
Please register to attend at the event link! We at the Desert Farming Initiative love sharing the farm with our community. We offer monthly tours on the last Thursday of each month (generally 12pm – 1pm). On the tour we’ll look at DFI’s nursery, fields, hoop houses, and packing house and discuss DFI’s numerous programs. […]