Sonoma Resource Conservation District

Ag Heritage Outings

For general information on our Agricultural Heritage Series public outings please visit our Education Page. There is no cost for these events. These outings are made possible by the voters of Sonoma County who fund the Agricultural Preservation and Open Space District's work with a quarter cent sales tax. We look forward to seeing you out on the land!


APRIL 8, 2017
Special Invitation: Achadinha Cheese Co. Tour


Time: 10am—Noon
Where: 750 Chileno Valley Road, Petaluma 94952
Level: Easy


You are invited to experience the exceptional artisan cheeses from the home ranch of the Pacheco Family. The Achadinha (Osh-a-deen-a) Cheese Company is a family operated ranch led by Jim and Donna Pacheco along with their four children William, Daniel, Elizabeth and David. Hear their family story starting three generations back in Portugal and how they’ve diversified their ranch in Petaluma as we tour the cheese plant, visit with the gals (goats and cows), and relish in a complimentary cheese tasting. Cheeses are available to purchase direct from Donna after the tour!