As the devastating fires continue to rage through Napa and Sonoma, there have been losses of all kinds, including homes, cars, livelihoods, and lives. Wineries, including Signorello, have burned to the ground. But farms in the famous agricultural area are also in the path of the fire, with many suffering damage and complete devastation.
Bee-Well Farms in Sonoma, located just North of Glen Ellen, has burned to the ground along with owners Missy and Austin Lely’s home and farm stand. According to a GoFundme posted by Missy’s brother, she and her husband made it out only a laptop and the clothes on their backs.
On October 9th, she was woken by a neighbor alerting that the fire spread onto thier property. The whole house went up in flames. All her clothes, cars, and everything else for her and her husbands farmers market business was destroyed. She left with only her laptop, clothes she was wearing. She also ran her own business out of her home and property which was her…