Farms & CSAs
Before visiting any of these great local farms, read the WAPF Farm Visit Checklist for a list of important questions to ask.
Alhambra Beef & Pears
WHAT: Two local family farms offering 100% grassfed beef, lamb, and heritage pork sold in bulk or individual cuts
WHERE: Martinez, CA (local pickup required), Martinez Farmers’ Market
PHONE: (925) 269-7205
Casa Rosa Farms
WHAT: CSA offering olive oil, grassfed beef & lamb, pastured pork, pastured eggs, bath & body products, and fresh herbs
WHERE: Capay Valley, Ca. (pickups throughout the Bay Area), Walnut Creek and Vacaville Farmers’ Markets
Flying Cow Ranch
WHAT: 100% grassfed beef
WHERE: Available at Vallejo Farmers’ Market on Saturdays 9am.-2pm., Benicia Farmers’ Market on Thursdays 4-8pm., and San Leandro Farmers’ Market every other Wednesday 4-8pm. Pick-ups can be arranged in Concord near Costco, call to schedule.
WHAT: 100% grass-fed, grass-finished beef on irrigated pasture. Also offering fat, organ meat, and bones.
CONTACT: Ewa Sobilo, P.O. Box 254, Esparto, CA 95627
PHONE: (503) 312-4550
The Gardens at Heather Farm
WHAT: Free public garden that offers nature classes for kids and gardening classes for adults
WHERE: 1540 Marchbanks Drive, Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Hanson Family Farms
WHAT: Chicken and duck eggs, goat meat, sheep meat, and pork
WHERE: Clayton, CA (local to Contra Costa County)
WHERE TO BUY: Farmers’ Markets at Todos Santos Park in Concord on Tuesdays 10 AM to 2 PM; in Brentwood on Saturdays 8 AM to noon; in Pinole on Saturdays 9 AM to 1 PM; and in Livermore on Sundays 10 AM to 2 PM
Napa Grass Farmer
WHAT: CSA offering pastured eggs and meats, spices, local honey, and gelato
WHERE: 2727 Mankas Corner Rd., Fairfield, CA 94534 (delivery available in nearby counties)
Rodgers Ranch Heritage Center
WHAT: Offers workshops and events
WHERE: 315 Cortsen Rd., Pleasant Hill, CA
WHAT: Community supported fishery featuring locally caught fish and shellfish
WHERE: Pickup locations located throughout the Bay Area, including a Thursday afternoon pickup each week in Concord
Wind Dancer Ranch
WHAT: Pork, Lamb, Chicken, Turkey, Wool
WHERE: Capay Valley, CA (Walnut Creek Farmers’ Market – shares a table with Casa Rosa Farms, will do drop deliveries, bulk meat sales available.