Sierra Harvest’s mission is to educate, inspire, and connect Nevada County families to fresh, local, seasonal food.
- Celebrity Vegetable Visits Nevada County Schools
“Leafy green, dark and lean.” If you love it or hate it, you’ve heard of it and there’s a reason why. Long ago, Thomas Jefferson grew it at home at Monticello, and more recently Beyonce wore a sweatshirt repping its name in a music video. Clever moms sneak it into smoothies and make it […] read more
- Sierra Harvest Growing Together
April, 29th 12:30pm
A free one hour introduction to the work of Sierra Harvest. Come join us for an exploration of the work of Sierra Harvest. We will meet at our office 648 Zion St., Nevada City CA 95959 then go visit a 3rd grade garden class at YRCS. Please RSVP to email@example.com or 530-265-2343.
- Meet the New Faces of Sierra Harvest!
Four amazing women who are all passionate about food in different ways joined Sierra Harvest recently, and we want you to meet them! Brianna Abundiz and Jessica Gimpel will be serving as interns at the Food Love Project farm this season, and Rachel Berry and Miriam Limov have taken the helm as engagement managers for […] read
- Grow Your Own Food at Home – Sierra Harvest Can Help!
If you’ve always wanted to grow your own vegetables, but haven’t know where to start, or if you have tried planting a garden but not gotten the results you were hoping for, then the Sierra Gardens program is for you! read
- Harvest of the Month: Dried Plums AKA Prunes
Winter is an excellent time to enjoy preserved foods from the summer bounty; There are so many ways to enjoy the taste and nutrition of the summer and fall in this, the shortest month of the year. That’s exactly what 6,000 local students did earlier this month as part of February’s Harvest of the Month program. Dried French plums were the item of choice, and not surprisingly students gobbled them up! read