6364 Starr Road
Windsor, CA 95492
Description

Golden Nectar Farm is a 2.5 acre ever-evolving model of a sustainable lifestyle with more than 150 varieties of fruit, extensive gardens and food production, a PV solar system, a straw bale retreat hut, an outdoor cob kitchen, a “hen mobile”, and an intentional community process. Golden Nectar Farm is a living laboratory for sustainable habitation, ecological agriculture, and restorative community.
Our farm tours can be tailored to your interests. Some possibilities that you will encounter: A hand built straw bale casita – an example of natural building using salvaged and local materials
An outdoor cob kitchen with a wood-fired oven, rocket stove and fire pit
A 4.8 KW solar system and Eco-Shake® roof
An orchard with dozens of varieties of stone fruits, apples, pears and other unusual fruits
Examples of grafted trees at different stages of development
A no-turn compost system
A worm bin with worm tea catchment
A mobile chicken coop AKA “hen mobile”
Several permaculture principles at work
Medicinal and culinary herbs,veggies and edible flowers
Tasting as you go
Fresh produce is available for purchase 8 months of the year. Nursery plants available – table grape and berry starts, medicinal and culinary herbs, interesting perennials. Farm Tours – $15.00/person, $30.00 minimum, children under 18 are free. Special group rates available. By appointment only. Golden Nectar Farm is also available for horticultural therapy, retreats, school groups, classes, workshops, and special events.

Amenities

Golden Nectar Farm

Featured Trip Ideas

handmade pizza at Glen Ellen Star
Trip Itineraries

As a Sonoma local, I’ve had the pleasure of experiencing Sonoma County’s finest offerings and generally end up with the…

Activities

This portion of our guide to the Russian River Valley follows the Russian River as it ventures into redwood country. On this leg of…

Activities

This final portion of our guide to the Russian River Valley continues west to where the Russian River meets the coast…

Activities

This portion of our guide to the Russian River Valley follows the lazily meandering river on its journey through northern Sonoma County as…

Activities

Sonoma County is a playground for outdoor adventures, and with its legendary food and wine scene, it’s the perfect destination…

Sightseeing & Tours

Sonoma County is well known for its scenic backroads, snaking over mountains, around bucolic farms, ranches and endless vineyards, then…

Family Fun

If you’re not a commuter to Santa Rosa, Petaluma or one of the other towns along the SMART train route,…

Activities

Here in Sonoma County, we have the deepest respect and fondness for our firefighters and first responders, as they work…

Activities

These last few dramatic years, two life lessons have become especially important: Don’t wait to do the things you really…

Trip Itineraries

It’s summertime in Sonoma County, which for many people means — road trip! But if you’re concerned about rising gas…