Ol’ Republic Brewery growing, bottling beer in Nevada City

THE REGION’S CRAFT BREWERIES are booming, largely due to talented brewers who are helping to revitalize the area, just like chefs, farmers and winemakers. They’re passionate about making the best craft beer, and they figure the customers will follow.
It has worked at Auburn’s Knee Deep Brewing Co., where brewmaster Jeremy Warren has created some of [...]

Living Lands’ Farm Tour & Festival on July 15

From Living Lands—
Join us on Sunday, July 15, for Living Lands’ Third Annual Farm Tour and Family Fun Festival. Visit three of six local farm sites from 10 am to 1 pm and meet the farmers and interns who are the backbone of Living Lands. Then, bring the whole family to the afternoon festival from [...]

BriarPatch’s Fresh Food Teams and Veggies in a Box

FRESH FOOD IS BOOMING IN OUR region. Another organic market just opened, New Earth in Yuba City. Auburn’s Foothill Farmers Market is open year-round. Four Frog Farm in Penn Valley now offers community supported agriculture all year long.
As demand for local food rises, more farmers are selling their products directly to the public, according to [...]