Here is a list of Frequently Asked Questions about our farm
Where can I find your produce?
Here is a list of our current accounts/sales outlets. Things do change week to week so follow us on social media or sign up for our newsletter for more detailed updates.
Is your farm open to the public/can I come visit?
Because we are a working farm with a small crew we are not open to the public. We are busy growing delicious food for our community.
(We do have on farm pickup of our CSA boxes on Fridays from 2pm-6pm, but you mustbe members of our CSA to visit the farm during this time.)
Do you host tours?
Sign up for our newsletter for any updates about opportunities to come out to the farm. We do not do a huge amount of tours, but we have hosted the occasional plant sale/on farm class.
Do you offer u-pick?
We do not have any options for u-pick on our farm.
Are you hiring?
We do most of our hiring at the beginning of the farm season December-April. All details are posted on the employment tab on our website. Sometimes we do have a need for mid-season help, we will announce this over social media.
Do you take volunteers?
We are not currently able to welcome volunteers due to liability concerns. We would encourage you to contact non-profit farming organizations like Soil Born Farms or Sierra Harvest if you are interested in volunteering on a farm.
2022 CSA/FARM BOX Questions-
What is a CSA?
CSA stands for Community Supported Agriculture.
Our CSA runs for 16 weeks
Each box contains over $30 worth of veggies. Pickup is every Friday from 2pm-6pm. Two pickup options- On our farm or at the Auburn Bodeaga in Downtown Auburn.
Can I choose what goes into my box?
No boxes are standard and we do not do any substitutions. We include $30 dollars plus worth of the very best of what is in season that week.
What happens if I forget to pick up my box/items?
We will donate your produce to someone in need in our community.
How do I pay for a CSA subscription?
Pay convinently in our online store here using our secrure checkout (credit card fees apply) or send a check for to our farm at 6125 Mount Pleasant Road Lincoln CA 95649 (please write your pickup location on check.)
How do I pick up my box?
Pick up your box on Fridays from 2pm-6pm at the place that correlates with where you placed your order.
*Friday on farm pickup 2pm-6pm (6125 Mount Pleasant Road Lincoln CA 95648) park anywhere right outside our big metal gate, pickup is right inside the farm under the overhang of our big metal barn. Pickups are self-serve style. Look for the clipboard to sign off on picking up your order.
*Friday The Auburn Bodega 2pm-6pm (937 Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA 95603) Bodega has a convenient parking lot in the back of their store. Boxes will be inside their walk in cooler. Notify one of the Bodega employees (most likely Travis or Molly) that you are there for your Hillview box and they will grab it for you. Be sure to check out all the other awesome local treats at the Bodega. We love this store!
What happened to the weekly ordering system?
Because our crew (and family) has grown and we have so many moving parts we will not be doing any week to week online farm stand orders. For those of you looking for a week to week options we encourage your to visit us at the farmers markets.
Thank you! Feel free to reach out if you have any other concerns, we try our best to answer e-mails/questions in a timely manner, but sometimes it does take us some time as the farm can be quite demanding. :)