First Rain Farm

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First Rain Farm
19832 Rector Rd
Nevada City, California 95959-9478
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First Rain Farm is a diverse, certified organic, and no-till operation combining livestock with annual and perennial crops. We consider ourselves a regenerative farm and take pride in how we steward the land, grow crops exclusively using compost we generate on-site, and provide abundant and healthy food for our community. In addition to our fields and the crops we grow, we raise Nubian and Nubian x Kiko goats. We use goats to manage our own land through targeted and rotated grazing and within our community we offer a land-management service using goats; reducing excess fuels, and maintaining open space. During the summer you can come say hello to us at the Nevada City Farmers Market or come to the farm and enjoy a berry U-Pick with your friends or family.

Practices, Services & Attributes

  • Certified Organic
  • Registered Organic
  • No-Till
  • Pasture-based
  • Agritourism
  • U-Pick

Products

  • Berries
  • Livestock
  • Vegetables

Additional Products

We offer a land-management service within our local area. Our herd of goats are on constant rotation within the area; reducing vegetative buildup on the land and providing significant fuel-reduction and fire protection. We aim to restore balance to the lands we manage by reducing built-up vegetation, thinning the understory, and ultimately reintroducing "good" fire to the landscape.

Vegetables

  • Bell peppers
  • Beans
  • Carrots
  • Cucumbers
  • Greens
  • Lettuce
  • Mushrooms
  • Onions
  • Potatoes
  • Tomatoes

Other Products Details

  • Tours
  • Wedding venue
  • Firewood

Where do you sell your products?

  • Farmer’s Market
  • Grocery Store
  • Restaurants
  • U-pick
  • CSA (Community Supported Ag box)
  • Online

Delivery Days

  • Tuesday
  • Friday

Any Minimum Order Amount for Deliveries?

50

Which Farmers Markets have your products?

Sells in/Distributes to

  • Sierra & Foothills

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