Marin County
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Marin County

Farm Day Resources

Morning Sun - Farm Day
Farm Day is a free annual event held in March at the Marin Center Exhibition Hall in San Rafael.  This event provides hands-on educational experiences outside the classroom for over 1,000 school children. Over 30 Northern California ranchers, growers, producers and educators provide interactive exhibits on agriculture, health, farm animals, gardens and environmental education.

The event is made possible by the collaborative efforts of the following agencies: Marin Center/Marin County Fair, Marin County Farm Bureau, Marin County Office of Education, Marin Community Farmers Market Association, North Bay Dairy Women, Agricultural Institute of Marin, Marin County Weights and Measures, and the University of California Cooperative Extension Service/Master Gardener/4-H Programs.

Following are links to the Exhibitor's websites, along with educational information and fun activities.


Program-Map 2017

University of California Cooperative Extension (UCCE) – Marin

Marin Master Gardeners - "The Compost Cycle and Super Worms"
     
"Amazing But True" Facts about Marin County Agriculture

 Environmental Education
      "Chia Seeds in Historic and Current Cultures"

4-H Program - Marin County
      Links to Clubs

Agricultural Institute of Marin

Cedars of Marin/Cedars Textile Art Center

Clover Sonoma

Devil's Gulch Educational Services

Farmers Markets of Corte Madera, Tam Valley, Mill Valley

H-Lane Vaqueros 4-H Club

Indian Valley Carriage Co.

Marin County 4-H

Marin Co. Dept. of Agriculture - Weights and Measures

Marin County Beekeepers

Marin County Fair

Marin County Farm Bureau

              California Foundation for Agriculture in the Classroom

Marin County Office of Education

Marin Museum of the American Indian

Marin/Sonoma Mosquito & Vector Control District

Morning Star Vaulters

Morning Sun 4-H Club

North Bay Dairy Women

Novato Junior Horsemen

Organic Valley

Pt. Reyes Olema 4-H Club

San Rafael 4-H Club

Tamalpais 4-H Club

Tomales FFA

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