Sonoma County Farm Bureau

Sonoma-Marin Farm News

Farm News

Sonoma-Marin Farm News is a publication for and by the Sonoma and Marin County Farm Bureau’s for the purpose of relaying agricultural news and activities to the community. FARM NEWS is the only local agricultural publication serving Sonoma and Marin counties. Farm Bureau works on finding solutions to current problems that wineries, farms, ranches and all other agricultural communities are facing by uniting together to represent, protect, advance and promote the economic viability, concerns and lifestyle of agriculture in Sonoma and Marin counties.

Agriculture is a vital ingredient and mainstay of our local economy. As a FARM NEWS advertiser, you're helping Farm Bureau keep it that way. Thank you for considering FARM NEWS for your advertising needs.

FARM NEWS circulation is 4,500 copies monthly. Farm Bureau families, agricultural support businesses, libraries, Chambers of Commerce and other appropriate outlets receive this publication by mail.

Ad deadline: 15th of every month

Publication date: The first of the month

Terms: First two ads prepaid before publication. All others billed, net 30 days. As a non-profit organization, your prompt remittance is appreciated.

Download: Website and E-Blast Advertising

Website and Eblast Website Advertising

Sonoma County Farm Bureau's website receives an average of 1,500 views per month. The site is updated regularly with content from Sonoma-Marin Farm News and other Farm Bureau related sources. also has one of the most comprehensive Business Member Directories for agriculturalists looking for farm friendly businesses in Sonoma and Marin Counties. Advertise online through to reach those who traffic the site for news and information and attract them to your business with a hotlink to your business website.

Digital Sonoma-Marin Farm News E-Blast Advertising

Sonoma County Farm Bureau’s Digital Sonoma-Marin Farm News is a selection of news stories from Sonoma-Marin Farm News sent to 4,000 local email addresses compiled of Farm Bureau members from Sonoma and Marin Counties, local businesses and agriculture supporters. The monthly email is opened by an average of 30% of all the recipients (higher than the industry average of 20%) and has an average click through rate of 15% (higher than the industry average 10%). Advertise with the Digital Sonoma-Marin Farm News to reach even more potential clients.


Submit a Classified:

All Sonoma County Farm Bureau members are allowed to two complementary classified ads and job postings in Sonoma-Marin Farm News. Members seeking more than two classifieds or non-members may purchase an additional classified for $15 plus $8/line. Each line includes 30 characters.

Classified deadline: 15th of every month

Publication date: The first of the month

In addition to following Sonoma County Farm Bureau’s general advertising guidelines, classifieds must also meet the following standards. Classifieds are for individual use only - businesses should refer to Sonoma County Farm Bureau’s Advertising Rates sheet. Classifieds may not advertise for any alcohol, tobacco or cannabis products.
Examples of appropriate classifieds include (but are not limited to) individual pieces of equipment for sale,animals for sale or lease, individuals seeking or offering services, lost and found ads and job postings. Classifieds will be placed at the discretion of the Sonoma-Marin Farm News Editor and Executive Director.

More Information:

Rachel LaFranchi

Farm News Ad Sales, Sonoma County Farm Bureau
Office: 707.544.5575
Fax: 707.544.7452