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West Sacramento Urban Farm

Lake Washington Farm

Lake Washington Farm Site is located at 1990 Lake Washington Boulevard on a 3.3 acre parcel owned by Engstrom Properties. It currently hosts several small farm business incubators all of which focus on growing specialty produce selected for flavor and excellence. Our farmers welcome you to stop by and see full-fledged agriculture alive and well in your own backyard.

Stop by and visit their on-site farm stand operates every Sunday 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Fred Blum of Flowerstone Farm

Fred Blum of Flowerstone Farm

Fred has been farming in West Sacramento for the last three years. Flowerstone Farm practices Nature Farming which involves no till methods and a robust variety of habitat spaces within the crop beds for beneficial insects and naturally occurring biodiversity.

Shane McKenna, McKenna Family Farm

Shane McKenna of McKenna Family Farm

The newest member of the Lake Washington Farm Site and a graduate of The Center for Land-Based Learnings CA Farm Academy Shane McKenna has been farming heirloom and specialty varieties of vegetables in the Sacramento region for the last two years. Extremely familiar with the amazing Farm to Fork restaurant scene in Sacramento, Shane tailors his plantings to unique varieties sought out by local chefs in the region. McKenna Family Farm will be getting started with us early 2016.

For more information on the West Sacramento Urban Farms, contact Sara Bernal.

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Beginning Farmer Training Program
California Farm Academy Incubator Program
California Farm Academy Apprenticeship Program