Immerse yourself in the rich cultural heritage and sustainable practices of the Augustine Band of Cahuilla Indians. Located in the beautiful Coachella Valley, the Augustine Band is descended from Captain Vee Vee Augustine, a distinguished figure born in 1820. Explore their historic roots as you discover one of the 22 surviving Cahuilla Villages recorded in the mid-1800s.
Experience the harmonious coexistence of tradition and modernity at Temalpakh Farm, operated by the Augustine Band of Cahuilla Indians. Temalpakh, meaning "from the Earth" in the Cahuilla language, perfectly captures the spirit and ethos of this sustainable farming endeavor. Delight your senses as you peruse the organic produce and vibrant selection at the Temalpakh Farm and Market.
Temalpakh Farm and Market is a destination unlike any other. Step into the exquisite smoothie bar and indulge in a refreshing blend of flavors. The Berri Crunch smoothie combines the sweetness of blueberries and strawberries with the wholesome goodness of bananas and oats. For a truly unique taste sensation, try the Palm Tree Brew, crafted with unsweetened almond milk, dates, mesquite powder, and bananas. As you savor these delectable concoctions, you can be assured that the ingredients are sourced directly from the farm, ensuring the highest quality and freshness.
Venture beyond the smoothie bar to discover the inner workings of the farming operation. Take a guided tour and witness firsthand the dedication and expertise that goes into growing sustainable vegetables and fruits. Learn about the traditional Cahuilla agricultural practices and how they have been adapted for modern times. Gain insights into the important role the Augustine Band of Cahuilla Indians plays in providing the Coachella Valley with fresh, organic produce.
From the picturesque landscapes to the rich cultural experiences, a visit to Temalpakh Farm and Market is an immersive journey of discovery. Be captivated by the deep roots and enduring traditions of the Augustine Band of Cahuilla Indians. Indulge in the flavors of the earth while supporting sustainable practices. Come and be a part of this extraordinary journey "from the Earth."