#GivingTuesday

November 28 #GivingTuesday The Global Giving Movement is here, kicking off the charitable season! As a non-profit organization, community support is vital to fulfilling our mission: education in cultivating a healthy sustainable food system, and providing organically grown produce to our local schools. Please consider a tax-deductible donation to keep our Learning Garden growing!  …

Winter Internship Program!

We are accepting applications for the Winter Internship Program! SeedTray2 WINTER Internship 2017 Application SeedTray2 WINTER Internship 2017 Reference Form The counseling office at Fort Bragg High School and Noyo Food Forest office (next to the Learning Garden at 300A Dana St.) has hard copies of the application. FIND OUT MORE ABOUT THE PROGRAM HERE Quick…

Noyo Food Forest is Hiring!

Join the Noyo Food Forest team! We are currently seeking a GARDEN EDUCATOR to join our team. Please see the Garden Educator Job Description 2017 for details. If you love the work we do, are interested in keeping the vision going strong, and think you possess the required qualifications for this position we would love…

Gardens For Good Grant Opportunity

Vote NFF!! This summer NFF will have 10 interns working in the Learning Garden, learning directly how to grow organic food, build soil, and garden sustainably. They will also sell the produce they have a hand in growing and tending to at the Fort Bragg Farmers Market, learning important job skills in marketing, presentation, and…

Summer Solstice Update

Happy Summer Solstice! It’s been a little while since we’ve posted and the garden is exploding with life rejuvenation, seed, welcome critters… so we thought it a good time to catch you up on this first day of summer. In this post: 2nd Bee Swarm Summer Interns and NFF Farm Stand New Grant Opportunity 2nd…

Seeds of Change Grant

Your votes got us in the door for this Seeds of Change grant opportunity, however judges did not choose NFF as a finalist grant recipient (see the results here). Meanwhile come and visit us at the weekly Fort Bragg Farmers Market every Wednesday from 3 – 6p or come volunteer in the Learning Garden Thursdays…

Building healthy ecologies from the dirt up…

One of the humans behind Dirt Cheap and Mendo Ag… Works with policy makers in California, Colorado and Washington states to help guide public policy toward more sustainable agriculture models Designed the horticultural program for Carbondale, Illinois group, IESO, with a water recycling process that reduced the company’s water usage by 75% Collaborated on the…