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Costanoa Commons
www.CostanoaCommons.org
December 2016
Happy Holidays
to our dear friends and supporters!
Love and Gratitude to you this Holiday Season from Costanoa Commons.

Thank you for digging, planting, building, weeding, painting, cooking, envelope stuffing, Facebook sharing, music playing, tomato picking, wood cutting, composting, dancing, and donating. We couldn’t do it without you!

Summer the farm dog with antlers sitting next to the decorated chicken coop.
We are proud to share our accomplishments and plans with you. Please read our in-depth report to the community.

Costanoa Commons Report to the Community 2016

It's been a great year!
We planted our first tree
Parents and children plant the first tree on the farm.
We built a small greenhouse
A view of the wood frame and plastic film greenhouse.
We planted a garden that was tended
by volunteers of all ages
Parents and children work together in the garden.
75 volunteers helped us
during our first Workday on the Farm
Volunteers prepare the soil in the farm garden.
300 guests joined us in June
for our Bluegrass on the Farm festival
The Stadler Gibbons Band plays for friends and supporters.
More than 100 volunteers joined us
for the Fall Workday on the Farm day
Volunteer gather for a group picture before lunch.
We hosted a Fall dance party
with SPIN and Cabrillo college students
Guests dance in the sun to the music of DJ Jeff.
We sowed a winter cover crop
A closeup look at the cover crop sprouting in the farm field.
And so we continue...
... to further our mission: An organic farm where people with disabilities and others grow healthy food and build community.

Coming Soon:

  • An accessible greenhouse for year-round farming and employment
  • Seed to salad horticulture training program
  • Raised bed gardening for wheelchair access
  • Farm stand sales and retail skills training
  • More social events
  • Creek habitat restoration
  • Row crops, herbs and perennial flowers
We can't wait!
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