The County of Ventura’s Senior Nutrition Program Farm is a collaborative effort among local government, nonprofits, and private businesses to provide fresh, local, organic produce to older adults throughout Ventura County, via the congregate meal sites and home-delivered meals to homebound clients.

This cannot be accomplished without the dedication of volunteers and donors alike.

The Senior Nutrition Farm provides an opportunity for people of all ages to stay active through volunteerism. It also enables older adults to mentor youth in sustainable gardening practices, availing of Ventura County’s greatest natural resource — its agricultural fertility.

The Farm’s peak harvest has been 185,000 servings and 28,000 pounds of produce in a year. Everything grown is distributed to older adults who may otherwise not have access to fresh produce.

Senior Nutrition Farm Newsletters:
» April 2024 (PDF)
» March 2024 (PDF)
» February 2024 (PDF)
» January 2024 (PDF)
» December 2023 (PDF)
» October 2023 (PDF)
»August 2023 (PDF)
»July 2023 (PDF)
» June 2023 (PDF)
» April 2023 (PDF)
» February 2023 (PDF)
» January 2023 (PDF)
» Summer 2022 (PDF)


For more information on the garden and to volunteer:
» VCAAA SNP Farm Brochure (PDF)
» Volunteer Brochure (PDF)
» Volunteer Information

The Farm is supported with a combination of government funding and private funds raised by a local nonprofit. To learn more about supporting the nonprofit VCAAA Foundation, visit www.vcaaafoundation.org.

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