Pumpkin Gnocchi

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Check out @Lizfoodfeed on Instagram for the recipe and more! This recipe is credited to @Lizfoodfeed on Instagram, this delicious Pumpkin Gnocchi is the perfect way to use up those pumpkin scrapes and a great way to bring in the Fall season.  Adjustments can be made to fit your tastes. The original

Fall Feast in the Fields Recap

Thanks to our generous community, sponsors, and dedicated team of staff and volunteers, we raised over $87,800 through our annual benefit, Fall Feast in the Fields. Funds raised will go directly towards Farm Discovery’s programs and operations, including helping us purchase a Farm Discovery Electric Van! If you couldn’t make the event, but are

Ulises’ Magic Trick!

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Aside from community service, this is Ulises first time working with kids. And his very first time working with kids on a farm. He always gets the best helpers in the Discovery Garden with students, families and volunteers, he's great with capturing their attention with fun magic tricks!

Honeynut Muffins

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Honeynut Muffins Squash are in full swing at the Farm and in the Discovery Garden. One of my favorites to cook and bake with is Honeynut squash. When roasted with a little salt and maple syrup, honeynut squash puree is flavorful, sweet and nutty, with a hint of caramel and malt; and perfect

Say Hello to Stephanie!

My name is Stephanie Spross and I am the new Assistant Director of Education.  I joined Farm Discovery in June. I moved to the area to attend college at CSUMB and fell in love with all the opportunities we have to connect with nature. During college I studied Marine Ecology and worked as a

Seasonal transition from Spring to Fall through our programs

“Having this all be a new experience for me, I have seen differences between the programs during Spring, Summer and Fall but I have also seen some similarities. Starting in Spring was an adventure, having little experience with kids and the variety of age groups, but I managed to get a hang of

Discovery Garden Update!

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"As the Autumn wind blows… wait a minute Autumn? Wow we are in our Fall season! Already time has flown by, it feels like I time traveled. So much has happened since Spring from school immersions, summer camp and all the way to 'Applemania'. We went from lettuce harvest all the way to people

Apple Fritter Skillet Cake

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Our Apple syrup is perfect for baking, cocktails and pancakes! Our blog features the perfect applesauce recipe to use for this cake! The beginnings of Fall can be seen and felt on the farm. Cooler weather, foggier mornings and the sight and scent of Pears, Apples and Quince in the orchards.