One Year with the Root Down Barn
June 29, 2017

We raised a barn at POST-protected Root Down Farm near Pescadero, California. We wanted to see how the farmer's settling into the new barn. Here's what we found.

Posted on By Matt Dolkas
Preventing Droughts and Floods…with Cows
March 13, 2017

How can well managed grasslands prevent droughts, floods and slow the impacts of climate change? Guest blogger Christine Su has the answers here.

Posted on By Christine Su
Data Driven Stewardship
October 4, 2016

Current research suggests that well-managed grass fed cattle operations can have a beneficial impact on local ecology. Could this be a win-win for cattle ranchers and conservationists?

Posted on By Blair Friedeman
Rebuilding the Root Down Barn
August 30, 2016

Since 1997, POST has been caring for the 6,857-acre Cloverdale Coastal Ranches near Pescadero, CA. This is the home of the Root Down Barn, one of the iconic barns on the San Mateo coast. In this video series, we explore our work rebuilding this historic barn.

Posted on By Matt Dolkas
Connecting to Our Farms
August 10, 2016

It’s the connections we create that make a lasting impact in our communities. This story is an example of that, everything came together in the right way to connect a local restaurant with POST-protected Blue House Farms.

Posted on By Linda Chin
Stewardship Stories: Grown Here, Made Here, Built Here
July 2, 2016

In this video, the second in a series, we tell the story of what it takes to sustainably build a barn meant to last for 300 years. Tune in!

Posted on By Matt Dolkas
Farms Need Barns
May 4, 2016

Farms need barns, and working ones at that. Learn why and what we're doing to improve agricultural infrastructure on the Peninsula.

Posted on By Matt Dolkas
Stewardship Stories: Farewell to the Root Down Barn
May 3, 2016

We're committed to improving agricultural infrastructure on the San Mateo coast. That's why we're rebuilding the historic Root Down Barn near Pescadero, CA. Enjoy this video, a first in a series on the rebuilding of this historic barn.

Posted on By Matt Dolkas
Plant, Harvest, Plate: A Local Food Guide
March 6, 2016

We've teamed up with 11 farms to bring you Plant, Harvest, Plate - a digital guide to local food grown or raised on POST-protected farmland. Download your copy and find some of the best local food in the Bay Area.

Posted on By Matt Dolkas
10 Reasons to Love Potrero Nuevo Farm
January 6, 2016

With the property's rich soils, rolling hills, organic produce, migratory bird habitat, two wonderful owners and a popular bike hut... there are so many reasons to love Potrero Nuevo Farm, we have listed our top ten in this digital book.

Posted on By Blair Friedeman
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