Delicious and Healthy

Mooney Farms Company History

We are often asked how Mooney Farms came to be the largest producer of sun dried tomatoes in the U.S. Here is a short history of our company. We so appreciate all of our loyal customers who have been with us every step of this journey.   ( Left. Frank Frates, great great granfather, 1841-1934 Born in Portugal, and Right Frank Freitas Jr, 1878-1961 Born in San Francisco)   Mooney Farms family kiwi ranch in Gridley, California began in 1987. Family farming was always a struggle, and to supplement the family income, the patriarch of the family began to produce…> Read More

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Mooney Farms is proud to partner with the breast cancer awareness campaign. By supporting this cause, Mooney Farms hopes to help further its mission to make a healthy difference in the lives of its consumers.    Tomatoes contain Lycopene, a phytochemical and proven antioxidant that fights free radicals in the body.  Ounce per ounce sun dried tomatoes have 12 times the amount of Lycopene than raw tomatoes! And, recent studies show that a tomato rich diet is associated with a reduced risk of certain conditions including breast cancer.   For every jar that is purchased during the month of October,…> Read More

Bella Bites

Welcome to Bella Blog! We always appreciate feedback from our valued customers and love to hear what you have to say!  Every Week we will feature a new "Bella Bite" so stay tuned for tips on using our products, exciting recipes and even invites to great parties in our Tuscan gift store and kitchen.  *Sierra Oro Farm Trail Weekend is here- Do you have your passport? Come see us this weekend October 8 & 9th at Mooney Farms from 10-5. Our own chef Richie will be preparing some delicious cuisine for you to sample and we will be previewing our…> Read More