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 […]
Ross Ranch is an 860-acre working ranch located just on the outskirts of Redding, CA. The ranch primarily consists of blue oak woodland, open grassland, and a handful of seasonal emergent wetlands and is permanently protected from development by a conservation easement. The ranch is used as a “learning laboratory” to test and implement regenerative […]
Wednesday, February 22nd | 8:30 am 8:30 am: Registration 9:00 am: program 10:30 am: tour field plots CCA Credits: 1.5 Soil and Water Management Credits Pending Program topics include: Weed Management and Winter Cover Crops Estimated Costs for Managing a Winter Cover Crop in an Annual Rotation Soil Health and Conservation Incentives Programs On-farm […]
The operation is collaborating on evaluating two Type A practices (Anaerobic digestate and Food waste hydrolysate application) for improving soil carbon while reducing GHG emissions.The field is located in Solano County near Dixon, CA
Full Belly Farm is a certified organic farm located in the beautiful Capay Valley of northern California. We are committed to fostering sustainability on all levels, from fertility in our soil and care for the environment, to stable employment for our farm workers. We strive to be good stewards of this farm, so that this […]
We are developing a model of a diverse food production system, believing variety to be more resilient to world and climate unrest and more fun. We produce dozens of different foods from Asparagus to Zinfandel. Thus we are jacks of many trades and masters of none. While some of our fruits and veggies end up […]
Presentation and Q and A with the managers and producer about hedgerow establishment, maintenance, and experiences.
POSTPONED DUE TO WEATHER Join us for a discussion on cover cropping in orchards. It has been three years of cover crop data collection and results. Attend to see: – Deep rooted cover crop profiles – how it improves water infiltration – On-site Slake Testing to determine soil structure – On-Farm Water Infiltration Testing – […]