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
“Harvest of the Month” Munch: Cauliflower…or is it Broccoli???
This month students all over Nevada County tasted crisp, delicious and beautiful multicolored cauliflower…or is it broccoli?…but we’ll get to that later. 6,700 students from 22 local schools munched and crunched their way through white, orange, purple and green cauliflower thanks to Sierra Harvest’s Farm to School program. The Farm to School program provides monthly… read more
If Anything is Possible, How Would You Feed Nevada County?
If the sky was the limit, what kind of food and farm community would you create for Nevada County? This has been the collaborative task of the Nevada County Food Policy Council, a multi-disciplinary team of farmers, ranchers, businesses, government and non-profit organizations who are passionate about creating a thriving community based food system. Under… read more
- Sierra Harvest: Sustainable Food & Farm Conference
January, 6th 9:00am
January 6 – 8, 2017 Early Bird Discount if you purchase tickets by November 20, 2016 Grass Valley, California The Sustainable Food & Farm Conference draws over 500 farmers, ranchers, homesteaders and foodies to be inspired by internationally acclaimed keynote speakers and local experts in sustainable farming and ranching. Click here to purchase tickets, discounts...
- Growing Together Event – Learn About Sierra Harvest: January 18th
January, 18th 5:30pm
Join Sierra Harvest for a free one-hour introduction and learn about all of Sierra Harvest programs that educate, inspire and connect Nevada County Families to fresh, local and seasonal food from our Farm to School Program reaching more than 6,700 students to families learning to produce their own food! Location: Sierra Harvest Office (313 Railroad Avenue,...
- Sierra Harvest SOUP NIGHT
March, 2nd 5:30pm
Support farm to school education at the Food Love Project Bring your own bowl and Spoon, enjoy unlimited locally grown soup.