Educational Farms

The Food Love Farm

SH_FLP Summer Camp_20150722_0024(1)The Food Love Farm, founded in 2010,  is an educational farm devoted to promoting nutrition education, food security, and community involvement in growing, harvesting, eating, and celebrating fresh food! The farm -featuring vegetables, fruit trees, chickens, bees, and more – now hosts 96% of 3rd and 6th graders in Western Nevada County with farm field trips.  Learn more about the farm, u-picks, field trips, summer camps, volunteering and more!

 

Integrated School Farm Program

JorgeVleasquezfarmtrip8Sierra Harvest and Yuba River Charter School are working together to take hands-on education to the next level! Together we are developing a farm and garden education curriculum that meets both Waldorf and state standards through weekly in-school gardening classes and farm based lessons. We are collaborating towards a two-acre educational farm that will be on their new school campus in Grass Valley. More details to come!