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Andrew's

Hillcrest Ranch Sunol LLC

County
Alameda
Products
Organic certified EVOO (extra virgin olive oil):  Picholine/Mission EVOO and Manzanillo EVOO.  Soap:  baby soap (fragrance-free & gentle to skin) and gardener's soap (lavender-scented with lavender pieces).

Deaver Vineyards

County
Amador
Products
Tours available, limited to 5-25 people; B&B on-site. Wine tastings; gift shop

Book Family Farm

County
Butte
Products
Pumpkin patch, wildlife tours, on & off site horse-drawn carriage rides, concerts, special events, festivals, petting zoo, field trips, farm parties and weddings.

Mountain View Christmas Tree Farm

County
Butte
Products
Christmas trees, seasonal fruit, nuts, wreaths, greenery, honey, campfire, picnic tables

Karen Muellers Christmas Farm

County
Butte
Products
Hand Sheared Douglas Fir Christmas Trees

Berkeley Olive Grove 1913

County
Butte
Products
Graced with volcanic ash at the base of Table Mountain, our  organic 400 acre estate's micro-climates allow us to offer robust, medium, and delicate intensity olive oils from the estate's heirloom California  Mission olives. We also offer certified organic antioxidant rich dried olive leaves for making cool or hot tea.

Orman Ranch & Stables

County
Del Norte
Products
Eggs, meat, vegetables & apples.

Lima Sierra Ranch

County
El Dorado
Products
Grass fed beef, apples during harvest season.

Mad Dog Mesa

County
El Dorado
Products
Growers and Producers of Estate Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Chateau Rodin Vineyards and Winery

County
El Dorado
Products
Upick fruits, peaches, apricots, cherries, apples, fresh garden vegetables. Retail and wholesale wine sales. Winery tours and tasting, explanation of wine making, grape growing, marketing, scenic 100 mile view. View wildlife and rejuvinate your spirit.

Lotus Bonsai Nursery & Gardens

County
El Dorado
Products
A full service Bonsai nursery, offering Bonsai, stock plants, pots, supplies, gifts, Bonsai classes and workshops.

PineOMine Ranch

County
El Dorado
Products
Berries and Fruit, Arts and Crafts

Wofford Acres Vineyards

County
El Dorado
Products
Wine tasting and sales

Apple Hill Growers, Inc

County
El Dorado
Products
Various activities - 55 ranches involved, some apple ranches, 4 wineries, 1 micro-brewing operation. Fruit, baked goods, wine tasting, Christmas trees.

Indian Rock Tree Farm

County
El Dorado
Products
Fly fishing, January through September.

Bluebird Haven Iris Garden

County
El Dorado
Products
Iris nursery

Conti Estate / Charles B Mitchell Vineyards

County
El Dorado
Products
Wine

Hillcrest Tree Farm

County
Fresno
Products
Pumpkins, Christmas trees. Live steam train rides

Wonder Valley Ranch Resort & Conference Center

County
Fresno
Products
Resort. Full meal service for guests. Boating, tennis, volleyball, game pavillion, horseback trail rides and hayrides

Chateau Fresno Organics

County
Fresno
Products
Cheese,soap and herbs

Elk Creek Buckarettes

County
Glenn
Products
All-women ranch ride vacation, retail products, wildflower rides, clinics.

Divide Ranch

County
Glenn
Products
Grass Fed Beef by the cut or side

Plants by Mel

County
Glenn
Products
 Fresh vegetables September thru May, fruit May thru November, baked goods

Martin's Navel Oranges

County
Glenn
Products
Mandarins, navel oranges, and grapefruit

High Oak Farm

County
Humboldt
Products
Strawberries, raspberries, blueberries

Sandy Bar Ranch

County
Humboldt
Products
Garlic braids, fruit trees bare root, dried flower wreaths

China Ranch Dates

County
Inyo
Products
Sept. - Dec, watch and purchase as fresh dates are harvested. Dates, dried fruits & nuts. Fresh date bread and cookies baked daily. Birding, canyon and hiking

Red's Meadow Resort & Pack Station

County
Inyo
Products
Back Country Pack Trips, Horse & Mule

Glacier Pack Train

County
Inyo
Products
Camping, fishing, horseback riding, hunting, trail rides, and guide/outfitter operation. Deer Season-McMurry Meadows, Palisade Glacier area, Sequoia Kings National Park via Sawmill Pass

Indian Point Ostrich Ranch

County
Kern
Products
Decorated ostrich eggs, edible food eggs, feathers, ostrich oil & lotion, jerky, jewelry

Six Sigma Ranch

County
Lake
Products
We sell wine, beef, and lamb.

Eleven Roses Ranch

County
Lake
Products
Historic family ranch settled in 1883 that is still aworking cattle and hay ranch. Abundant flora and fauna. Mule-drawn wagon tour. Complete Chuck Wagon BB-Q. Very senior friendly. Photographs of ranch, T-shirts and hats with ranch logo available.

Quail Run Ranch

County
Los Angeles
Products
We have Ostrich Oil products including lotions, soaps, health aids, and feather products, art work with eggs and shells, fresh eggs, and eventually lessons on how to produce art work.  We also feature a picnic area and an outdoor special event site for weddings, parties, anniversaries, etc.

South Coast Botanic Garden

County
Los Angeles
Products
Garden/Nursery tours, lecture/presentations and school tours

Miami Creek Farms

County
Madera
Products
Handcrafted soaps, herbs, heirloom tomatoes, exhibition quality Bantam poultry and Call ducks. Natural Pork and project pigs

Fäsi Estate Winery

County
Madera
Products
High Quality locally grown and certified Organic Syrah grapes make this winery a must stop for the Award winning Madera county wines.

Home Grown Cellars

County
Madera
Products
Pomegranates, pomegranate juice Country store Trolly rides through the orchards Pumpkin patch in October Pomegranate juice tasting year round Many beautiful photography oportunities

Appellation: California! Wine Tasting & Visitors Center

County
Madera
Products
LOCAL wines, dried fruit, nuts, olives, cheese, oils, wine related gifts, etc

Danehill Agricultural Education Center

County
Marin
Products
Classes in horsemanship, leadership through horses. Property available for event rentals.

Drakes Bay Oyster Company

County
Marin

Gospel Flat Farm

County
Marin

Marin French Cheese Company

County
Marin
Products
Varieties of cheeses made by Marin French and neighboring dairy producers. Salads, sandwiches and beverages for picnics on the grounds.

Coyote Springs Guest Ranch

County
Mariposa
Products
See web site

Butterfly Creek Winery & Vineyards

County
Mariposa
Products
Winery tours and Tasting

Kirby Peak Ranch

County
Mariposa
Products
Tomatoes, lettuce, herbs and assorted vegetables. Hydroponic growing systems, workshops and internships.

Restful Nest B & B

County
Mariposa
Products
B & B, 3 rooms, meals

Yorkville Vineyards & Cellars

County
Mendocino
Products
Wine made from organic grapes. Tour our organic vineyards, certified by CCOF since 1986, among the first in the state. Picnic area under ancient oak trees. With no use of pesticides, a wide range of bird species frequent the area.

Husch Vineyards

County
Mendocino
Products
Vineyards and winery, wine and grape juice. Tasting room and wine shop. Winery tour. Enjoy our self-guided vineyard tour. During harvest visitors are welcome to watch (and sometimes help!) with grape crush and the first steps of the winemaking process.

Campovida

County
Mendocino
Products
Organic vegetables and fruits.  Farm produced olive oil, honey.  Locally sourced biodynamic and organic wines.  Workshops and retreats.

Macedo's Mini Acre

County
Merced
Products
alpacas for sale, as well as fiber and products made from alpaca fiber

Yosemite Trails Pack Station, Inc

County
Merced
Products
Horseback rides & chuckwagon BBQ

Buchanan Hollow Nut Co

County
Merced
Products
Orchard tours of organic almonds, walnuts, pecans and pistachios, tastings, gift boxes, dried and fresh fruit, candies

Vista Ranch and Cellars

County
Merced
Products
Wine tasting, gift shop, farm stand, picnics and wood fired pizza.

Romero Overlook Visitor's Center

County
Merced
Products
Visitor's center

McGee Creek Pack Station

County
Mono
Products
Camping, fishing, Pack Trips

Virginia Lakes Pack Outfit LLC

County
Mono
Products
Camping, fishing, horseback riding, nature walks, hunting, trail rides, horse pack team, guide/outfitter operation

Redwings Horse Sanctuary

County
Monterey
Products
Horse Sanctuary

Galante Vineyards

County
Monterey
Products
Wine and gifts. Corporate event site, wedding site. 700 acre cattle ranch, vineyards and winery.

Pebble Beach Equestrian Center

County
Monterey
Products
Camp, riding lessons, pony rides, horse shows, pony parties

Monterey County Agricultural & Rural Life Museum

County
Monterey

Rocking 7 Ranch

County
Monterey

Altamura Winery, Visitor Center, Ranch and Family Farm

County
Napa
Products
Wine and vineyard related items

Dawnridge Farm

County
Nevada
Products
Poultry eggs, day old Delaware chicks and Bronze turkey poults

Miller's Citrus Grove

County
Placer
Products
Satsuma & Clementine Mandarins. Will ship

Snow's Citrus Court

County
Placer
Products
Owari Satsuma Mandarin oranges, Meyer lemons, Bearss limes, pumello, kumquats, Oro Blanco grape fruit. Seevn product artisan gourmet products, featuring citrus. Cookbook, Citrus Court, Cooking

Loomis Alpacas

County
Placer
Products
Sales of hand-spun yarns from alpacas raised on small family farm. Visitors welcome and encouraged to meet the alpacas and see their many values. Farm tours and Alpaca raising information available by appointment. Learn how alpaca fleece is spun into yarn

Auburn Vacation Farm

County
Placer

The Ranch House

County
Riverside
Products
 

Organic Breakfast
Orchard Tours
Ranch Tours
Organic Lunches

The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens

County
Riverside
Products
Dates; grill items/café. Garden/nursery tours, school tour, lecture/presentation, petting zoo, conference facility/meeting, guide/outfitter operation.

The Wickerd Farm

County
Riverside
Products
Pumpkins, honey, Christmas trees. Seasonal Farmers Market call to see if it's in progress.

Peltzer Farms

County
Riverside
Products
Pumpkins.

Temecula Topless Tours

County
Riverside
Products
Tours

Flip Flop Ranch

County
San Bernardino

Rileys at Los Rios Rancho

County
San Bernardino
Products
Apples, berries, pies, cookies, BBQ Tri-Tip with corn and beans

Seabreeze Organic Farm

County
San Diego
Products
Site destination for tours, special events and classes.

Camp Stevens

County
San Diego

Hidden Haven Farms

County
San Diego
Products
 

Farm fresh jersey cow milk or goat soap.
Duck and chicken eggs.
Red wine vinegar.

Myrtle Creek Nursery

County
San Diego
Products
We sell landscape plants, bedding plants, garden gifts, statuary, and pottery. Wine tasting is coming soon!

Suzie's Farm

County
San Diego
Products
Products: growing over 100 varieties of seasonal vegetables, fruit, edible flowers and herbs, pastured eggs, sprouts, micro greens, wheatgrass, dried teas and herbs, mushrooms, and merchandise (t-shirts, hats, stickers, etc).

Offerings: Interactive and educational tours for all ages, both open to the public and for private groups. Pick your own produce, plant your own seeds and taste things along the way! We love private events as well.

Oasis Camel Dairy

County
San Diego
Products
SHOWS:  Camel Dairy Life Show, Nancy Riegler's Bird Show, Turkey Stampede
PRODUCTS:  Hand Crafted Camel Milk soaps, lip balms, lotions, imported Camel's Milk chocolate and more
RENTALS: - Rent a Camel (for events, parties, stage, Nativity, TV/Movies/Media)
RIDES: - Onsite Camel Rides (and offsite via rentals)

California Garden Tours

County
San Diego
Products
Cut flowers and plants, a horticultural experience for all

Lodge Ranch Enterprises

County
San Diego
Products
Organic Citrus, avocados, eggs

Bates Nut Farm

County
San Diego
Products
Pumpkins,dried fruits, nuts, gourmet food items, homemade fudge, candy, gifts, home decor, clothing, jewelry.  Seasonal craft fairs, entertainment, food.

World Expeditions

County
San Francisco
Products
Adventure and travel. Local Inns and Guest Houses.

Aunt Em's Urban Inn+Farm

County
San Francisco
Products
Samples given on tour, produce available to those who do a farmstay

Miramont Estate Vineyards & Winery

County
San Joaquin
Products
Wide selection of red and white wines available for purchase at special group prices. Includes Cabernet Sauvignon, California Red Blend, Old Vine Zinfandel, Chardonnay, Symphony, Sparkling Wine and other special releases.

Acquiesce Winery & Vineyards

County
San Joaquin
Products
We offer white Rhone style wines made from estate grapes.

Heritage Oak Winery

County
San Joaquin

Templeton Valley Farms

County
San Luis Obispo
Products
Fresh vegetables, fruit, honey, flowers, and eggs

The Groves on 41

County
San Luis Obispo
Products
We also have a beautiful vacation rental on the property along with a 3000 square foot, well-appointed barn and huge patio area. perfect for our guests to host their own private party or country wedding.

SLO Creek Farms

County
San Luis Obispo
Products
U-Pick Apples, Pumpkins, Flowers and Vegetables

Covells California Clydesdale Ranch

County
San Luis Obispo
Products
Clydesdale Horses of all ages are always for sale. Various Horse and ranch related items for sale.

Rinconada Dairy

County
San Luis Obispo
Products
Farmstead cheesemaking dairy using the milk from East Friesian/Lacaune dairy sheep and Nubian goats. Pasteured chickens and whey fed pigs. Accomodations: a hacienda style room for two in house, plus an apartment in barn for four. Breakfast included.

Carriage Vineyards

County
San Luis Obispo
Products
Olive orchards, vineyards, cattle and horses, collection in large carriage house of carriages, carriage rides. B&B.

Avila Valley Barn

County
San Luis Obispo
Products
Vegetables, pumpkin patch, hay rides, picnic area

Bar B6 Ranch (B6) Bitterwater Land & Cattle Co.

County
San Luis Obispo
Products
BarB6 Hunting club providing hunting of Tule elk,wild hog, and upland game. Historic Ranch tours for groups; Natural Resource Management tours for groups

The Luffa Farm

County
San Luis Obispo
Products
Farm grown Luffas. Herbal Products, hand poured soap products. Catered lunches available. Cookie & tea tours available

The WineYard at Steinbeck Vineyards

County
San Luis Obispo
Products
Wine education via the vineyard. Six generation family farmers discuss sustainable wine growing. Jeep tour of 500 acres included. 2 hours

Work Family Ranch

County
San Luis Obispo
Products
Trail rides, nature and farm tours, overnight farm stay, guided hunts, youth horse camps, women's horse camps, family reunions, prayer retreats, marriage encounter weekends

Alpacas at Crossroads Ranch

County
San Luis Obispo
Products
Alpaca garments and related items. Retail store, tours, demonstrations and classes. See website for class schedule.

Make arrangements to help with halter training alpacas, then take a walk with us to talk about our ranch environment. Come Wednesday afternoons and join fiber group exploring all aspects of working with and using natural fibers. RSVP required in advance. Free

Kuhnle Ranch

County
San Luis Obispo
Products
Horse events, branding, team roping, old Blacksmith Shop and old farm equipment

Vista Del Rey Vineyards

County
San Luis Obispo
Products
Wine Country art items, walnuts, pistachios, wine cordials & gourmet condiments

Cotton Tail Creek Ranch

County
San Luis Obispo
Products
Farm animals, pottery, sculpture

Hollyhock Farms

County
San Luis Obispo
Products
Observe fully functioning organic farm. Hands-on farm experience if desired. U-pick veggies, fruits and flowers. Farm stay accomodates 2 people in cottage and four people in Bungalow. Cottage guests receive full breakfast every morning.

Farmer John's Pumpkin Farm

County
San Mateo
Products
Over 50 varieties of Specialty Pumpkins and Gourds for Cooking and Décor, Straw Bales, Sunflowers and Cornstalks for Fall Festivities. San Mateo County winner for largest pumpkin 5 years in a row! Great for photos & painting. Corporate Offsite options.

SZ Ranch

County
Santa Barbara
Products
We do Weddings, Parties, Relax in the Country with breath-taking views, hiking, horseback riding, campfires, ATV riding

The Price Ranch

County
Santa Barbara
Products
Old Dairy Farm, 1890 Victorian house, 1859 Adobe. Films (Movies and Photo shoots). Weddings, roundups, farm-stays

Return To Freedom, American Wild Horse Sanctuary

County
Santa Barbara
Products
Sanctuary Tours (the most basic of our tours) Wild Horse Walks (hiking into the hills to observe wild horse herd behavior and social dynamics) Kid's Days (focusing on ranch activities) Photo Safaris (for professionals and amateurs: capturing herd behaviors on camera). We also offer the sanctuary as a venue for clinics and special events

Garrod Farms

County
Santa Clara
Products
Horseback riding, horse boarding. Wine, wine tasting

Lightheart Cellars

County
Santa Clara
Products
Boutique wines and associated merchandise

Patchen California

County
Santa Clara
Products
Christmas tree farm. Holiday wreaths made daily. Hand made gifts. Firewood. Free pinecones and boughs. Free hot mulled cider. Patchen is one of the five "Ghost Towns of the Santa Cruz Mountains". Tours and picnic area. DSL available.

Patchen California - Rancho

County
Santa Cruz
Products
Douglas Fir, Monterey Pine, Redwood, Noble Fir, Silvertips, others

Nash Ranch

County
Shasta
Products
Pumpkin patch products include U-pick pumpkins and farm stand pumpkins, winter squash, gourds, decorative corn, bird seed millet, mini straw bales. Additional farm products include oat hay, barley grain, millet and lambs.

Arapaho Rose Alpacas

County
Shasta
Products
Alpacas, breeding stock, fiber/pets, alpaca yarn, alpaca fiber, alpaca socks, alpaca rovings, alpaca sweaters

Wild Horse Sanctuary

County
Shasta
Products
Overnight treks on horseback to view wild horses

Marble Mountain Ranch

County
Siskiyou
Products
Organic herbs, lavender, home baked lodge meals, Guide school, Fly Fishing school, rafting, mountain biking, pack trips, Fly Fishing Lodge

Scott River Ranch, LLC

County
Siskiyou
Products
Organic Grass-fed and finished beef

Cool Patch Pumpkins

County
Solano
Products
Tomatoes, pumpkins and apricots. Pumpkin patch, corn maze, parties, scarecrow contest

Rush Ranch

County
Solano
Products
Small meeting room

Pleasants Valley Iris Farm

County
Solano
Products
Potted iris plants, bare root iris rhizomes can be ordered and will be shipped in time for fall planting.

Erickson Ranch Produce Stand and Dahlia Garden

County
Solano
Products
Stone Fruit throughout the season, apples, pears, tomatoes, peppers, corn, watermelon, cantaloupe, beets, carrots, herbs,pumpkins, jams and jellies.

Menagerie Hill Ranch

County
Solano
Products
Our products include alpaca fiber (and alpaca fiber products such as yarn, socks, other garments and novelties); and farm fresh eggs, fruits and vegetables in season.

Center for Land-Based Learning

County
Solano
Products
Our mission is to inspire and motivate people of all ages, especially youth, to promote a healthy interplay between agriculture, nature and society through their own actions and as leaders in their communities.

Girl on the Hill

County
Solano
Products
premium wine and natural lavender products

Benziger Winery & Wine Tours

County
Sonoma

Quivira Vineyards and Winery

County
Sonoma
Products
Zinfandel and Rhone Varietals. Private events. See website for details.

Salmon Creek Ranch

County
Sonoma
Products
We sell organically raised, grass-fed, free-range beef, goat, and duck, as well as organic free-range duck eggs.  We would like to be able to host events and weddings.  Contact us if you would like to have your event here.

Laguna Farm

County
Sonoma

Canvas Ranch

County
Sonoma
Products
Vegetables, fruit, jams, herb seasoning, lavender oils, vegetable soap, pastured eggs, fiber, art.

Sonoma Horticultural Nursery

County
Sonoma
Products
Ornamental plants and trees. Specialty: Rhododendrons and Azaleas

Gabriel Farm

County
Sonoma
Products
Certified Organic: Asian Pears, apples. Persimmons, 2 types of jam, juice, lavender and Asian Pear Brandy

BARLEW Boer Meat Goats

County
Sonoma
Products
Goat Sausage - Summer and Portugese-Hawaian Pineapple breakfast sausage

Petaluma Pumpkin Patch & A'Mazing Corn Maze

County
Sonoma
Products
We have over 50 varieties of pumpkins, squash, and gourds.  Enjoy the day with pony rides, ice cream, food, face-painting, balloon making- watch our Facebook page for ever changing events!  Get lost in the Corn Maze (find the 2nd story look-out towers) or on Friday and Saturday nights TRY THE NIGHT MAZE!!!

Pure Joy & The Lunch Pail

County
Stanislaus
Products
Homemade pies, apples, nuts, produce, cider, tours, wedding and catering facilities

RAM Farms, Inc

County
Stanislaus
Products
Pumpkn patch, corn maze, hay maze, pumpkin bowling, pedal tractors and sand box.

Farm Sanctuary California Shelter

County
Tehama
Products
300 acre farm animal sanctuary. Visitor center. Guided tours on Saturdays; group tours for 10 or more people by appointment. Cozy Country Cabin available for families May 1st through October 31. Pets allowed. Reservations required. Close to Black Butte.

Coffee Creek Ranch

County
Trinity
Products
Family all-inclusive vacations, romantic weekends for couples, rodeo weeks, trail rides, supervised children's programs.

Golden Trout Wilderness Packtrains

County
Tulare
Products
Cabins, meals, day rides, nature

Bee Green Farm

County
Tulare
Products
Seasonal u-pick operation. Seasonal meals. Dried herbs, wreaths. Sleeping accomodations available. Certified organic.

River Ridge Ranch

County
Tulare
Products
Farm stay, guest ranch, farm & school tours, weddings & special events, horseback riding

Wicky-Up Ranch Bed & Breakfast

County
Tulare
Products
Bed & Breakfast, orangewood carvings

Naylor's Organic Family Farmstay

County
Tulare
Products
All farm stay guests receive 5 lbs. of freshly-picked organic fruit in season (May - September). A farm tour is also offered. Guests may pick and purchase fruit to take with them when they leave.

Gianelli Vineyards & Winery

County
Tuolumne
Products
Vineyard and winery. 18 different vines and wines, including Noble Italian wines. Tastings with cheese and the rest. Vineyard and winery tours. Walk through the vineyards and trees, overlooks Sonora and can see peaks of Yosemite.

Rosemary's Roses

County
Tuolumne
Products
Outside grown, hard to find own root roses in 1, 2-3 and 5 gallon size containers. Personal garden tours during the growing season, by appointment.

Cedar Ridge Apple Ranch LLC / Indigeny Reserve

County
Tuolumne
Products
Hard apple cider, brandy, vodka, apples, pumpkins in season

Greenwood Daylily Gardens

County
Ventura
Products
Fields of Iris (April/May)blooms, and Daylily (May/June) blooms. Cut blooms of hundreds of varieties on display. 1 1/2 acre former wedding garden is for testing new plant varieties and combinations.

Love House Flowers

County
Ventura
Products
Dahlias, sweet peas, lavender, other flowers, cut flowers, tubers.

Loving Nature Farm Inc.

County
Yolo

Rumsey House

County
Yolo
Products
 

eggs, walnuts, wild pine nuts (yummy!), fruit, honey, medicinal herbs and salve, jams, fruit syrups, pecans

Cache Creek Conservancy

County
Yolo
Products
Restoration projects

Yolo County Historical Museum (Gibson House)

County
Yolo
Products
Local history books, locally made crafts

Oregon House Farm Store/High Sierra Beef, Inc.

County
Yuba
Products
High Sierra Grass-Fed Beef, Poultry,eggs, locally raised farm honey, seasonal fruits and vegetables, lamb, pork, turkeys, local olive oils, lavender products, herbal products, garden vegetable starts. Most products are CCOF certified

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