On October 8th, 2015, the Farm to Fork and Culinary program at River City High School went on a field trip to the O’Connell Ranch in Colusa, California. On the field trip we got to experience many different ways of farming, different types of fruit, animals, and nutrition. I met a lot of new and […]
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The Land Trust Accreditation Commission, an independent program of the Land Trust Alliance, recognizes land conservation organizations like the California Rangeland Trust that meet national quality standards for protecting important natural places and working lands forever. Accreditation involves and extensive review of each applicant’s policies and programs to ensure the highest standards of land conservation […]
Yesterday we joined several other local charities on the West Steps of the State Capitol for an event to kick off the State’s Our Promise campaign. Our Promise offers California State employees the opportunity to utilize payroll deduction to give to organizations they are passionate about. Rangeland Trust Conservation Specialist Joe Navari at the Our […]
California’s ranchlands are getting a significant financial boost to their conservation, thanks to a generous partnership between California Rangeland Trust and Whole Foods Market. Whole Foods Market stores in the Sacramento area recently named the Rangeland Trust as their Nickels for Non-Profits recipient for the current quarter. When Whole Foods Market customers bring in their […]
We are looking for volunteers to help with our Nickels for Non Profits campaign with Whole Foods Market in Sacramento. Please contact Randy Gustavus at 916-444-2096 or email@example.com for more information. Here’s some photos of the fun our volunteers had while raising more than $700 last weekend at Whole Foods Market on Arden Way. View […]
Have you ever driven by the large feedlot on I-5 near Coalinga? Here’s a virtual tour of Harris Ranch Beef. We are grateful for people like our friends at Harris Ranch who ensure healthy, delicious, affordable beef makes it to grocery store for all to enjoy.
On June 25, 2015, the Boys and Girls club of Sacramento headed out to Yolo Land and Cattle Co. for a day filled with fun, laughter, and sunshine courtesy of Raley’s. When we first arrived, the kids clambered out of the bus the second they were allowed, gathering around the tables, eyes wide as they […]
Roughly 20% of the U.S. population lives in rural areas- everyone else can be found in the apartments of suburbia. And as a consequence, there are only two types of kids; a rural or city kid. California’s statistic is even worse, with only 13% of our population living in rural areas. If that isn’t a […]
Dear Reader, If you are a frequent guest of A Western Affair, you have most likely seen me wandering around with a fluff ball in my arms before dinner, allowing each guest to fall hopelessly in love with one of the most popular auction items, a border collie puppy. It has always been my job […]
Who would ever think the threatened California tiger salamander would depend upon cattle to thrive? In a unique mitigation easement, an 85-acre stretch of upland habitat environment for the California tiger salamander on the Koopmann Ranch will be protected in perpetuity, thanks to a partnership between the Koopmann family, Westervelt Ecological Services, Pacific Gas and […]