FARMcurious

to educate, inspire and equip the urban homesteader

Grow

Garden

Organic products and inspiration to help your edible landscape bloom.

Brew

Ferment

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

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Classes

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.

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Preserve

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

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Lifestyle

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.

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Cheesemaking

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

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FARMcurious is Hiring a Marketing Professional

Email us if you’re interested at info@farmcurious.com. We hope to close the application process on May 15th. JOB DESCRIPTION FARMcurious LLC is a fast-growing start-up providing education, inspiration and equipment for makers, urban farmers and kitchen crafters. This is a great opportunity for a creative fast-learner and multi-tasker to see what it takes to build a… more

April 22nd, 2015 | No Comments

Best Goat Cheese Ever

Best Goat Cheese Ever

I’ve been teaching cheesemaking classes for several years now and I find time after time that the fresh handmade chevre (goat cheese) is the thing people can’t stop raving about. Not only is it adored by goat cheese lovers, it’s been known to win the hearts and minds of erstwhile goat cheese-haters in my classes…. more

March 5th, 2015 | No Comments

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Earth Day Event: New Life for Old Stuff

  Homesteading Is About Creating Less Waste FARMcurious is a small company. We don’t have a huge warehouse and we often cart our small inventory of products around to various faires and events where we set up pop-up shops. As a result, boxes sometimes get dinged up or we’re left with items we used as displays or from… more

February 17th, 2015 | No Comments

Permaculture Design Series

Permaculture Garden

Enroll in our three-class series for a fuller understanding of permaculture and how you can use its principles in your urban homestead!

Mushroom Cultivation Worskhop

"9z- Mushrooms" by Leslie Seaton is licensed under CC

Learn to grow three types of edible mushrooms, build your own mushroom farm on-site and take it home!

*Sunday, April 26, 2015 10am-12pm

*Sunday, September 13, 2015 10am-12pm

 

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 help in Oakland, CA.

*Apr 24, 2015 7-10pm 

*May 8, 2015 7-10pm

More dates available later in the summer/fall.

 

Sausage-Making Workshop

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Learn the basics of sausage-making with simple projects you can do right in your own home

* Sat, June 27, 2015 10:30am-1pm