Summer 2015

Features

Here in our Midst: 150 Years of Cheese Making
When Jefferson Thompson bought a remote ranch in northern Marin County in 1865, he joined a second “Gold Rush” – one that provided fresh dairy products to a booming new city of San Francisco...  Read more >>

Building Trust and Community with Honor System Farm Stands
Being trusted seems to be a rare occurrence in our daily lives. Yet at farm stands across Marin County – tucked into sunny pockets of quiet neighborhoods, placed as pleasant surprises along winding roads...  Read more >>

Crossing to Water Security for Fish and Farms
What are the sounds of a summer stream and vegetable farms? At the moment in Pine Gulch Creek one hears the roar, beeps, and whistles of heavy equipment moving earth. This is because a novel and model project for managing water is being installed...  Read more >>