to educate, inspire and equip the urban homesteader



Organic products and inspiration to help your edible landscape bloom.



Kits, equipment and ingredients for lacto-fermentation plus brewing wine, beer, vinegar and more.



Join a small group of eager students and a knowledgeable instructor to pick up a new skill – learn cheesemaking, brewing, fermenting, keeping backyard chickens and more.



Unique tools and supplies for preserve the harvest through canning, drying, fermenting and other time-honored methods.



A collection of useful, whimsical and beautiful items to help you live a more sustainable, earth-friendly existence. Pick up supplies for your backyard beasts here as well.



Kits, ingredients, books and more to boost your cheesemaking addiction.


Reduce waste, feed the hungry. FARMcurious and Food Shift.

You have a plum tree in your front yard and can only eat so many. The extra ripe unpicked fruit is falling to the ground. What do you do? One answer is to preserve it. As you know, we at FARMcurious are big fans of all the kitchen traditions that let you enjoy foods well… more

November 18th, 2014 | No Comments

Booth Worker

FARMcurious is Hiring!

Have you ever dreamed of working for a growing little startup company, seeing what it takes to build a business from the ground? We’re currently seeking an Administrative/Marketing Coordinator to help the Founder with day-to-day execution of tasks related to the retail operation of urban homesteading products, events and classes. The ideal candidate will be extremely… more

November 18th, 2014 | No Comments

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Win your favorite FARMcurious product!

FARMcurious will be giving away someone’s wish list favorite once a week from Nov 17-Dec 13th, so choose something for yourself while you’re shopping for friends and family. Here’s how it works: 1. Check out our online store to see exciting new items like Ceramic Fermenting Weights and a Mason Jar Cocktail Shaker, as well as… more

November 17th, 2014 | 1 Comment

Family Cheesemaking Class

Family Cheesemaking

A mozzarella-making class designed especially for families.

FARMcurious Holiday Party

FARMcurious Holiday Party

The FARMcurious Holiday Party has become a tradition and we’re looking forward to celebrating with our valued customers and partners. We’re proud to announce that all proceeds from raffle and ticket sales will go to Food Shift.

Three Cheeses in Three Hours with Wine

Three Cheeses in Three Hours

Learn to make three distinct types of cheese (mozzarella, chevre & burrata) while you sample wine in this fast-paced, hands-on workshop.

* Nov 21, 2014 7-10pm (Oakland)

* Nov 23, 2014 11am-2pm (Oakland)

* Dec 5, 2014 7-10pm (Oakland)

* Dec 7, 2014 11am-2pm (SOLD OUT)

* Jan & Feb dates also available – select options below to view

Create Bloomy-Rinded Cheeses at Home

Bloomy Options by the MilkMaid

FARMcurious brings the spectacular San Francisco Milk Maid back to show us a whirlwind introduction to home cheesemaking with a focus on bloomy-rinded cheese. So easy, so decadent!

  • Feb 21, 2015, 11am-1:30pm (OAK!)