Free Composting Class at the OHG Education Farm

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Orange Home Grown has partnered with the City of Orange and Orange County Farm Supply to reduce household waste through free composting workshops and discounted compost bins that can be purchased through Orange County Farm Supply. On June 3 2017, Orange Home Grown will host the first class of a series of hands-on composting workshops FREE to residents. Coupons will … Read More

How to Grow a 500 lb. Giant Pumpkin

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Gardeners of all ages, the horticulturally curious, and the young-at-heart are invited to attend this 50-minute, fast-paced, funny and educational adventure in horticulture, botany, and physics led by Stuart Shim, the Giant Pumpkin Kahuna, University of California Cooperative Extension Certified Master Gardener, and consultant, will guide class attendees on all aspects of growing their own giant cucurbits. Part of this … Read More

GMO –Free Project Launched at OHGFAM

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Orange Home Grown Farmers & Artisans Market (OHGFAM) promotes healthy food, healthy people, and a healthy planet.  We firmly believe that the consumer has a right to know how their food is grown, who grows it, and what’s in it.  We’ve toured most of our farms and asked about their growing practices, including the use of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs). … Read More

Yoga at the OHG Education Farm

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Just a reminder to stop by the OHG Education Farm after the farmer’s market at 1:00pm on Saturday April 15, 2017 and join the FREE “All Levels” Yoga class sponsored by SunSpark Yoga . Bring a towel to protect your yoga mat and come join the fun outdoors. We will be hanging out after the class to do some work at … Read More

Assistant Market Manager Job Description- 2017

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Orange Home Grown Farmers & Artisans Market (OHGFAM) Assistant Market Manager Job Description- 2017 The primary purpose of Orange Home Grown, Inc. (OHG) is to cultivate a healthy community through family friendly and community based education programs. Emphasis is placed on wholesome nutrition, sustainable practices, health and fitness, and strengthening neighborhood and community partnerships. The Orange Home Grown Farmers & … Read More

Farm Dinner with Will Allen of Growing Power & Chef Daniels of Haven Gastropub

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Exclusive private farm to table dinner on the grounds of a beautifully restored historic residence in the heart of Old Towne Orange on Friday March 31st at 6pm. Guest speaker Will Allen, urban farmer, author, healthy food advocate, and founder of the nonprofit Growing Power, based in Milwaukee, will share his passion and knowledge with guests on creating community through … Read More

Growing Tomatos – OHG Education Farm Class

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Come out to the OHG Education Farm on Saturday March 25th at 10am for the next free gardening workshop. Master Gardener of 20 years, Mr. Brian Hale, will be sharing his tomato growing knowledge with us.  Mr. Hale is a tomato enthusiast and has been growing many different varieties of tomatoes for years. He will be sharing his knowledge along … Read More

Butterfly Day at the OHG Education Farm

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Come join Orange Home Grown and community partners Tiddlywinks, Orange Realty, The Dragonfly Shops and Gardens, The Potting Shed, and the Orange Public Library Foundation celebrate the life of a butterfly at the OHG Education Farm on Saturday March 18, 2017 from 9:30am to 12pm. Crafts for the kids, scavenger hunt, story-time and more! Come spend your morning with us! … Read More

Community Seed Swap- Seed Lending Library 1 Year Anniversary

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The Orange Public Library Foundation will be screening the film “More Than Honey” as part of their winter film series. The movie starts at 2:30pm on Saturday March 4th, 2017. After the film, Beekeeper Janet, owner of Backyard Bees, will be sharing information about honeybees and her experience as a local City of Orange beekeeper. At 4:30pm, OHG and OPLF invite … Read More

Ocean Friendly Seafood Coming To The Market

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Smart Fish Company, based in Los Angeles, has joined the Orange Home Grown Farmers & Artisans Market to offer customers the freshest and most ocean-friendly seafood available. Smart Fish Co. follows guidelines set forth by organizations such as CleanFish, the Marine Stewardship Council, Aquaculture Certification Council, and the Monterey Bay Aquarium. Every week you’ll see the most current Monterey Bay … Read More