local farms

Barn Open House

SRJC SHONE FARM BARN OPEN HOUSE 10 AM – 3 PM Saturday, September 9th Our open house will allow the public to explore the gardens and barn. Come, meet our animals and speak with the students in the animal science department who care for them. Shop our farmstand full of fresh produce grown by students, check out our flower stand full of gorgeous bouquets, and enjoy some wine on our patio overlooking the pastures! Event details: – Meet our animals – Farm stand stocked with freshly picked goodies – Flower stand with bouquets grown by our sustainable agriculture students –…

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Culinary Farm Plant-Based Estate Pairing

Join us as we showcase our flourishing Culinary Farm in a unique presentation of our Estate Pairing experience. Our Special host, resident Culinary Farmer Jimmy Hill, will introduce guests to the evolution of our Farm to Table legacy. Enjoy shared tapas-style dishes masterfully crafted with 100% plant-based ingredients, seamlessly paired with our select Artisan Collection wines. Tour our Culinary Farm and Wild Oak Estate Vineyard with personal tours from Farmer Jimmy. Learn about new plantings of native Sonoma County crops, our continued focus on sustainability, and the exciting things to come in our trending culinary adventures. This distinct Estate Pairing…

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Culinary Farm Plant-Based Estate Pairing

Join us as we showcase our flourishing Culinary Farm in a unique presentation of our Estate Pairing experience. Our Special host, resident Culinary Farmer Jimmy Hill, will introduce guests to the evolution of our Farm to Table legacy. Enjoy shared tapas-style dishes masterfully crafted with 100% plant-based ingredients, seamlessly paired with our select Artisan Collection wines. Tour our Culinary Farm and Wild Oak Estate Vineyard with personal tours from Farmer Jimmy. Learn about new plantings of native Sonoma County crops, our continued focus on sustainability, and the exciting things to come in our trending culinary adventures. This distinct Estate Pairing…

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Fall Festival

SRJC Shone Farm welcomes the community to experience the garden during harvest season. SRJC’s Agriculture and Natural Resources Department students and instructors will facilitate activities and present an abundance of food. Entrance fee is $5 per car and tickets are available online. A farm stand will highlight Shone Farm fresh seasonal produce, and the tasting room will be open to try our wines. Enjoy lunch in our food court featuring Black Piglet + Catering and burgers from the Sebastopol FFA. Farm activities include: • U-pick pumpkins, apples, and sweet potatoes • Kid’s zone including rotten fruit slingshot and compost lessons…

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Lavender at Sunset

Bees N Blooms is an organic Lavender Labyrinth and Flower Gardens located in sunny Santa Rosa. Mid-May to mid-July is the time when all the lavender at Bees N Blooms is blooming with bright purple radiance. This year, we’re opening the farm on a few evenings during bloom time to share the beauty! There’s no better time than a glowing sunset to experience the full beauty of lavender. Bring a camera, friends, and a picnic to enjoy in the Pavilion or in the Labyrinth! The farm will open at 6PM, and close at 9PM. The Farmstand will be open from…

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Lavender at Sunset

Bees N Blooms is an organic Lavender Labyrinth and Flower Gardens located in sunny Santa Rosa. Mid-May to mid-July is the time when all the lavender at Bees N Blooms is blooming with bright purple radiance. This year, we’re opening the farm on a few evenings during bloom time to share the beauty! There’s no better time than a glowing sunset to experience the full beauty of lavender. Bring a camera, friends, and a picnic to enjoy in the Pavilion or in the Labyrinth! The farm will open at 6PM, and close at 9PM. The Farmstand will be open from…

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Lavender at Sunset

Bees N Blooms is an organic Lavender Labyrinth and Flower Gardens located in sunny Santa Rosa. Mid-May to mid-July is the time when all the lavender at Bees N Blooms is blooming with bright purple radiance. This year, we’re opening the farm on a few evenings during bloom time to share the beauty! There’s no better time than a glowing sunset to experience the full beauty of lavender. Bring a camera, friends, and a picnic to enjoy in the Pavilion or in the Labyrinth! The farm will open at 6PM, and close at 9PM. The Farmstand will be open from…

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SingleThread Agricultural Workshop

Our Agricultural Workshops are an opportunity for guests to join us in the field, where we will not only discuss our farming practices but put them into action with hands-on activities – unique to each season and month. Led by our knowledgable and hospitable Farmer and Director of Farm Programs, Adam Smith, we will discuss the use of hand tools, varietal selection and crop planning, greenhouse practices, growing techniques, seasonal transitions on the farm and much more. Refreshments from the SingleThread chefs will be served. Group sizes are kept small to allow for individual interests and questions to be addressed…

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SingleThread Farm – Bee Keeping Workshop

Join our resident beekeeper and Director of Farm Programs Adam Smith in an examination of our apiaries. Guests will explore the inner workings of the beehive, discussing hive health, our strategies in maintaining productive hives and the role of bees and other pollinators on our farm. These workshops will run for 1.5 hours and beekeeping jackets are provided. Refreshments from the SingleThread kitchen will be served.

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