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. Sonoma-Marin 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.
FARM NEWS circulation is 3500 copies monthly. Farm Bureau families, agricultural support businesses, libraries, Chambers of Commerce and other appropriate outlets receive this publication by mail.
Advertising 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.
Website Advertising – Sonomafb.org
Sonoma County Farm Bureau's website Sonomafb.org 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. Sonomafb.org 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 Sonomafb.org to reach those who traffic the site for news and information and attract them to your business with a hot link to your business website.
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.
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.
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To represent, protect and advance the social, economic and educational interests of the farmers and ranchers of Sonoma County.