|IRC New Roots Farm located in Sacramento provide land access and farmer Training to immigrants( New Americans). Provide nutrition education, classes on gardening, help marketing produce from the farm, partnered with Schools, churches, Food Bank and state Parks. With supports from volunteers and interns we are able to bring clients and community member to garden and farm for learning gardening skills, securing healthy food, socializing, connecting to nature and developing the sense of ownership and mental therapy. It has been a great help for farmers by growing peepers for Small Axe Peppers.
Ram, New Roots Farm Coordinator.