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Sierra Harvest

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During the coronavirus pandemic, Sierra Harvest invites you to volunteer to stay home, stay safe, and start a garden to grow your own food! The "garden" can be a small container on a deck or porch, or something more ambitious. Go outside and play in the dirt! Express Interest to let us know you’re "in" and browse the resources below. Be in touch if you have any questions. LOCAL FARMS OFFERING PLANT STARTS Plant start sales coming soon! Here a list of who will have them: Food Love Farm Plant Sale, Nevada City - online pre-orders coming soon! Curbside pickup at the farm will be available April 25, May 2, and May 9th. Enlightened Earth Organic Herb Farm - by appointment only, contact via email. Fresh Starts Organic Farm - by appointment only, contact Randi Pratini at (530) 478-0800. Grizzly Hill - by appointment only, contact via email. Kurt’s Garden - curbside pick-up or delivery. Local and organic plant starts. New Life Nursery - Penn Valley. Starbright Family Farm - sales through farm stand, starting April 1st. LOCAL FARM AND GARDEN SUPPLY STORES A to Z Hardware & Garden Center, Grass Valley - In-store purchasing and curbside purchasing available. BriarPatch Food Coop now selling starts from Fresh Starts, Sweet Roots Farm & Starbright Family Farm. B & C Ace Home & Garden Center, Grass Valley - In-store purchasing curbside purchasing available. Four Seasons Landscape Materials, Penn Valley - On-line or in-store orders for pick up, deliveries also available. Hills Flat Lumber, Grass Valley - In-store purchasing available. Peaceful Valley Farm & Garden Supply, Grass Valley - Taking online orders for mail orders only. Penn Valley True Value Hardware, Penn Valley - In-store purchasing available. Rare Earth Landscape Materials, Grass Valley - Contact via phone or email to place orders. In-store purchasing, one customer at a time, plus deliveries. Sweetland Garden Supply, San Juan Ridge - In-store purchasing, limited to 5 people at a time. Vital Garden Supply, Grass Valley - Order via phone or online for pick up or deliveries. NEED TO LEARN HOW? Sierra Harvest’s Sierra Gardens Program will provide supplies and mentorship for your own successful backyard vegetable garden. Apply now. Get regular, seasonal tips for your garden from our Sierra Gardens staff’s garden blog. Peaceful Valley Farm & Garden Supply has an incredible archive of DIY videos on all matters related to growing your own food at home. Search now to learn more!

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About Sierra Harvest


313 Railroad Ave., Suite 201, NEVADA CITY, CA 95959, US

Mission Statement

Sierra Harvest’s mission is to educate, inspire, and connect Nevada County families to fresh, local, seasonal food.


Sierra Harvest’s mission is to educate, inspire, and connect Nevada County families to fresh, local, seasonal food.

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Health & Medicine


Tue Apr 07, 2020 - Wed Dec 29, 2021
10:00 AM - 08:00 AM  


This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.






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