Farm Tour Lowdown: Woodleaf Farm | CUESA

Ferry Plaza Farmers Market »

Sat 8am–2pm | Tue & Thu 10am–2pm | SF

Jack London Square Farmers Market »

Sun 10am–3pm | Oakland

Mission Community Market »

Thu 4pm–8pm | SF

October 17, 2008

Farm Tour Lowdown: Woodleaf Farm

Woodleaf Farm
carlCarl Rosato is a master of polyculture. When a whole year’s worth of his well-loved stone fruit was lost to a late frost, the farmer was quick on his feet; he took out several rows of fruit trees, planted tomatoes and other row crops and hoped for the best. While at Woodleaf, a group of curious urbanites wandered through Carl’s orchards learning about everything from soil chemistry to the benefits of solar power and an on-farm bamboo patch.
See photos of Woodleaf farm here >
See a video of Carl’s farm produced by a tour participant >

About CUESA

CUESA (Center for Urban Education about Sustainable Agriculture) is dedicated to cultivating a sustainable food system through the operation of farmers markets and educational programs. Learn More »