Sierra Harvest’s mission is to educate, inspire, and connect Nevada County families to fresh, local, seasonal food.
Watch our Latest Video – “Eating for Change”
Watch how our work makes real change in people’s lives – from Wyatt, who thought he’d never eat vegetables; to Drew, following his dream to grow wholesome food for his community; to Deb, whose vegetable garden at home has transformed the way her family eats on a tight budget. It’s a great way to learn… read more
Do Noodles Come From Noodle Bushes?
“Go ahead and use the heel of your hand to smash the garlic cloves out of its skin,” stated Amy Cooke, owner of Summer Thymes Cafe and the 1st graders smashed and pounded the garlic cloves on the tables laughing. Amy helped dispel the myth that one student thought that “noodles come from noodle bushes.”… read more
Sierra Garden Provides Common Ground for Mental Health
Sierra Gardens are popping up all over Nevada County, helping families improve their health by teaching them how to grow food in their own backyards. But one Sierra Garden has a specific second objective – supporting mental health. Turning Point is a nonprofit organization that provides comprehensive mental health care for people with significant diagnoses… read more
- Oct. 27th- Growing Together at Food Love Project
October, 27th 9:30am
Oct. 27th from 9:30-10:30am at the Food Love Project – Meet at the Food Love Project (16200 Lake Vera Road, Nevada City) at 9:30am for a FREE one-hour educational overview of our Sierra Harvest programs along with observing joyful and engaged school children on a field trip at the farm. Please RSVP to either email@example.com or call...
- Growing Together Event: Nov. 1st – Deer Creek School Harvest of the Month
November, 1st 12:30pm
Join Sierra Harvest for a free one-hour introduction and learn about all of Sierra Harvest programs along with observing 1st grade students tasting cauliflower during a “Harvest of the Month” tastings at Deer Creek School. Location: Deer Creek School (805 Lindley Avenue, Nevada City) – Please sign in at the office. Time: 12:30-1:30pm Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or 530-265-2343....
- U-Pick Veggies at the Food Love Project – Weekly on Tuesdays!
November, 1st 4:30pm
Bring the whole family, or just yourself and pick your own veggies for affordable prices at Food Love. Mingle with your neighbors and farmers and enjoy evening on the farm. A menu of our available produce will be listed on our Facebook Page. Tuesdays from 4:30-6:30 pm at the Food Love Farm on the Burton...