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Bay Area Bountiful

North Bay Bountiful explores the food we eat, and where it comes from, as well as the environment and sustainability.

 

CALENDAR EVENTS:

Making Your Sonoma County Garden More Sustainable
Saturday, March 4th from 10:30 A. M. to 12:30 P. M.
Sebastopol Regional Library on Bodega Avenue in Sebastopol.
Find out more at cesonoma.ucanr.edu

Good Fungus, Happy Plants
Wednesday, March 8th: from 6 to 8 P. M.
Petaluma Seed Bank, 199 Petaluma Boulevard North in Petaluma.
Find out more at rareseeds.com

Rush Creek Tour
Thursday, March 9th from 10 A. M. until 2 P. M.
Find out more at marincountyparks.org

FARMERS MARKETS:

The Ukiah Farmers’ Market is open every Saturday, year-round, from 9 A. M. until noon on the Alex Thomas Plaza, at South School and West Clay Streets in Ukiah.

The Rohnert Park Farmers Market happens on Fridays in the fall, winter, & spring from 1 to 5 P. M.
at Rohnert Park Plaza, 500 City Center Drive, in the library parking lot.

The Sunday Marin Farmers Market is open Sundays, all year, from 8 A. M. to 1 P. M. at 3501 Civic Center Drive in San Rafael. More information on all the Farmers Markets in the North Bay region can be found on our website at northbaybountiful.org

WATER CONSERVATION REPORT:

Darren LaShelle looks at the innovative ways our community stores the water we need during the rainy season so that we can access that water during the dry summer months.

 

 

  Herbalists have long recognized numerous and varied medicinal uses for many of the plants we think of as weeds.

North Bay Bountiful explores the food we eat, and where it comes from, as well as the environment and sustainability.

 

 

 

 

 

 

CALENDAR EVENTS:

The U. C. Master Gardeners of Sonoma County present: Starting and Caring for Your Own Backyard Orchard
When: Saturday, January 20th from 10:30am to 12:30pm
Where: Sonoma Library, 755 West Napa Street in Sonoma
More Information: ucanr.edu/sites/scmg
 
Laguna de Santa Rosa Foundation presents: Waterfowl of the Laguna de Santa Rosa and the Pacific Flyway
When: Saturday, January 20th from 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Where: Heron Hall is in the Laguna Environmental Center at 900 Sanford Road outside Santa Rosa
More Information: lagunafoundation.org
 
Marin County Parks presents: Mount Tam's Bats
When: Thursday, January 25th from 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Location: The Mill Valley Community Center, 180 Camino Alto in Mill Valley
More Information: marincountyparks.org
 

FARMERS MARKETS:

The Sunday San Rafael Farmers Market is open Sundays, year-round, from 8:00am to 1:00pm at 3501 Civic Center Drive in San Rafael

The Ukiah Farmers Market happens every Saturday, all year, from 9:00am to 12:00pm at School and Clay Streets in downtown Ukiah
 
The Santa Rosa Community Farmers Market is open every Wednesday and Saturday from 9:00am to 1:00pm at the Veterans Building, 1351 Maple Avenue in Santa Rosa

 

SUSTAINABLE SPOTLIGHT:

Anthony Garcia talks about sustainability at Slide Ranch.

 

 

  The Heirloom Expo, a colorful celebration of old, rare, exotic and bountiful produce, returned to the fairgrounds in Santa Rosa yesterday, with scores of vendors and nearly as many speakers.

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