About First Generation Farmers
“We are a non-profit community farm project. FGF facilitates food access from and for the local community while conserving natural resources, providing public education, access to open space.
FGF has over 6000 members on Facebook and have had over 150 volunteers aiding in our vegetable production that includes: Varieties of fall, winter and spring vegetables: Red Russian, curly leaf and Tucson/Dinosaur Kale, beets, bok choy, and Swiss Chard.
FGF does many community events such as planting parties and transplant events with food and music. We have Weeding Wednesday’s and harvest on Mondays and Fridays for 2 Farmer’s Markets in Concord and in Brentwood. Our farm plot is near Discovery Bay and we are building a demonstration farm (vermiculture, aquaculture, edible landscape, chicken coop, and garden).