Project Case Study

Clif Bar

At Farmscape, we love to partner with companies that share our ethos. This includes a commitment to the environment, along with providing good jobs and delicious food. We are thrilled to be working with Clif Bar at their Emeryville headquarters as they set many of the standards for workplace health and wellness in the Bay […]

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Fall Press Round-up

All press is good press, even when you have to write that press yourself, amirite? First up, we have a lovely piece – written by me – about the rise of urban farms at commercial developments. These projects use the urban farms as shared community amenities for the benefit of employees with great results: “As […]

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AB 551 in Oakland and Los Angeles

There’s a lot happening regarding urban farming policy in the Bay Area. Since we’ve opened our office in March, we’ve seen the adoption of AB 551, The Urban Agriculture Incentive Zones Act, on the state level. Simply put, the law states that property owners who lease their land to urban farmers for a 5 year […]

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Farmscape is Hiring!

Seeking a farmer for Fremont and San Mateo

Job Responsibilities: Make weekly visits to yards of Farmscape members at regularly scheduled times Manage all aspects of annual vegetable cultivation from planning and planting plots, fertilization and pest control, to leaving a harvest on each member’s doorstep Keep detailed records during weekly visits Maintain good relationships with members, both in-person and via phone/email Adhere […]

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Young Farmer Trinity

Urban Farms, Chickens, and Pigs: An Interview

It’s summer break! We at Farmscape love summer break because we get to see your kids out at the farm and hear their takes on nature, gardening, and as you will read below, chicken hairstyling.  This week I went to talk to Trinity who cares for the garden, 2 silkie chickens, and one rooster. Read […]

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