Learn About Our Farms & Farmers!
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Filaki Farms provides BriarPatch Co-op with Big & Baby Bok Choy, Red Bore Kale, Russian Kale, Mustard Greens, and Piel de Sapo Melons. You can find them on their Facebook page.
First Rain Farm
“First Rain Farm stewards 37+ acres while producing an array of mostly cool-season vegetables. We specialize in kale, collards, chard, beets, carrots, spinach, potatoes, parsnips, and more. Our herd of Nubian dairy goats graze a mixture of pasture, riparian brush, and oak woodlands, while providing the bulk of our compost for the vegetable fields and producing very nutritious milk! COF certified organic. The most delicious blueberries around!”
First Rain Farm provides the BriarPatch Co-op with Bunch Red Beets, Rainbow Chard, Red Chard, Collards, and Dino Kale. You can find them on their blog.
“Organic heirloom tomatoes, cherry tomatoes, blackberries, Barlett pears, summer squash, sundried tomatoes. CCOF Certified Organic. Available at the best grocery stores and health food stores, and the finer restaurants in Auburn, Tahoe, Truckee, and Reno.”
Greg’s Organics supplies BriarPatch’s Zephyr Squash, Green Zucchini, and Cherry Tomatoes. You can find them on their website.
Indian Springs Organic Farm
“Indian Springs Organic Farm is a California Certified Organic Farm and has been for 37 years. We just celebrated 30 years of local growing and sales. We still make all of our compost. Products include tomatoes, winter squash, potatoes, pumpkin, peas, garlic, flowers, peppers, eggplant, corn, plums, cherries, pluots, figs, table grapes, apricots, and nectarines.”
Indian Springs provides BriarPatch with Sugar Pie Pumpkins. You can find out more about them on the Tahoe Food Hub.
Johansen Ranch Inc.
“Family owned and operated by Mila, Olivia, and Rich Johansen. Satsuma and clementine madarins, navel and blood oranges, Meyer lemons, persimmons, pomegranates, figs, and pluots are grown in Orland. Winter squash, melons, vegetables, and medicinal herbs are grown in Penn Valley. Celebrating 100+ years as a family farm. Certified organic by CCOF.”
Johansen Ranch supplies BriarPatch Co-op with our Cantaloupe, Galia Melons, Green Honeydew, Orange Honeydew, Crimson Seeded Watermelon, Acorn Squash, Butternut Squash, Kabocha Squash, and Spaghetti Squash.
Mountain Bounty Farm
“Weekly vegetable and fruit boxes available year-round through our CSA subscription program. Over the past 20 years we have become known for the exceptional quality, diversity, and generosity of our produce boxes. Heirloom vegetables, fruits, and herbs.”
Mountain Bounty provides BriarPatch’s Green Cabbage, Leeks, Red Onions, Sweet Yellow Onions, Yellow & White Onions, and Shishito Peppers. You can find out more about them at their website.
“At Pyramid Farms we’re 100% Fresh, Local, and Organic. gladly bringing you the best vegetables we can possibly grow! Located 5 miles from downtown Chico at Meridian Road and Mud Creek, down in the hollow. Established in 1997, and at our present location since 1999 our mission is to bring you Fresh, Local, Certified Organic produce, grown with Love and Sustainable practices. Our Certified Organic Vegetables are some of the Tastiest, Beautiful, and Nutrient Dense available.”
Pyramid Farm supplies BriarPatch Co-op with our Bunch Red Beets, Slicing Cucumbers, Globe Eggplant, Cilantro, Red Bells, and Green Zucchini. You can find them on their website.
“Riverhill Farm grows more than 30 varieties of vegetables and fruits. Support our farm with the purchase of a Friend of the Farm card in on of three values and recieve a 10% discount on our produce at the Nevada City Farmers Market and at our farm stand. Summer u-pick of strawberries, blackberries, and raspberries. See our website for details. Certified organic.”
Riverhill Farm provides us with our Asian Eggplant, green Kale, Lettuces, Yellow Bell Peppers, Escamillo, Poblano, Cayenne, Jalapeno, Gypsy, & Carmen Peppers, Patty Pan Squash, Sunburst Squash, Heirloom, Roma, Beefsteak, and Slicing Tomatoes.
Starbright Acres Family Farm
“Starbright Acres Family Farm produces and supports production of nutritious, delicious, planet-friendly food for our local community and family. We produce ecologically sustainable, chemical-free vegetables, plants and animal products. Support of our local food network includes hosting field trips, involvement with local schools & agricultural programs, selling vegetable starts and sharing farming knowledge with community members. Certified organic.”
Starbright Acres provides our Pickling Dill, Bunch Dill, Cipllini Onions, Orange Bell Peppers, Anaheim Peppers, Various Radishes, Various Daikon, Bunch Salad Turnips, Purple Top Turnips, Tomatillos, and Ground Cherries. You can find out more about them on their Facebook page.
Super Tuber Farm
“Super Tuber Farm aims to produce the tastiest certified organic produce you can put in your belly. We grow potatoes, carrots, cabbage, lettuces, and other tasty treats.”
Super Tuber provides BriarPatch with our Gold Loose Beets, Red Cabbage, Nantes Carrots, Rainbow Carrots, Loose Nantes Carrots, French Fingerling Potatoes, Purple Potatoes, and Yellow Potatoes.
Sweet Roots Farm
“Certified organic produce, plants, and flowers. We design lush, seasonal floral arrangements for weddings and events. Bulk blooms to full service design and install.”‘
Sweet Roots supplies BriarPatch’s Hibiscus Flowers, Fennel, Curly & Italian Parsley, Shallots, and Gold Zucchini. You can find out more about them on their website.