Once per season, the farm invites volunteers to come work and learn about organic farming and help with chores. Activities planned for this fall event include planting garlic, seeding cover crops, preparations for planting bare-root fruit trees, orchard fertilizing, weeding, and sheet mulching.
Autumn Organic Farming Workshop
Cloverfield Organic Farm
501 La Paloma Road, El Sobrante
Thursday, November 3, 10am to 2pm. (Note: The farm is open for u-pick Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, noon to 5pm.)
The farm will provide tools, drinking water, coffee, and light snacks. Participants of all ages and levels of experience can participate. Wear sturdy shoes, garden gloves, a wide-brimmed hat, and clothes that you don’t mind getting dirty. You’ll need to sign a release of liability which you can review in advance.
If you would like to participate, please contact the farm through their website or by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Photos courtesy of Cloverfield Organic Farm