This year, we have decided to close the day after Christmas, in order to give everyone some much needed, and much deserved time off to spend with their loved ones. Thank you so much for all your continued support. This is the only planned Saturday we will be closed in 2015. We will be open on Saturday January 2, 2016, … Read More
Today we made the drive to Fallbrook, CA to tour Pedro Gallardo’s Farm. Pedro’s farm is a neighboring farm to Henri Gerwig’s Farm. They are certified to sell each other’s produce. At our market, look for the Gerwig banner. Here you will find tropical fruits such a dragon fruit (Pitahaya), tropical guava, mango, lychee nuts, passion fruit, white and black … Read More
Today we met with Jeanne and Jim Davis, owners and farmers of a 10 acre parcel in a picturesque canyon in Fallbrook, CA. They purchased the property and planted much of the avocado and citrus trees by hand over the years. They have 4 varieties of avocados, Bacon, Fuerte, Hass, and Reed. Typically you can find kumquats, Meyer lemons, Bearss … Read More
Today we made it out to one of the many properties farmed by Gaytan Family Farms. This property is out in the City of Riverside, about 30 minutes from the City of Orange, not far from Lake Matthews. On this property, we met with farm owner Edelmira, her daughter Maricela, and boyfriend Raul. Edelmira has been farming for over 14 … Read More
Today we made the 30 minute drive out to Riverside to visit Edgar and Lidia Jaime on their beautiful newly acquired 3 acre farm in the City of Riverside. Edgar’s parents are farmers, so farming is in his blood. Both Edgar, and his wife Lidia work on the farm and sell their produce at farmers markets, along with their two … Read More
Today we made a stop in Yorba Linda to visit citrus and avocado grower Neff Ranch. Their groves are located in the wash adjacent to the 91fwy, off of Gypsum Canyon Road. The property is absolutely beautiful, and many of their citrus trees are well over 50 years old. We met with Farm Manager Martin Almanza, a farmer who has … Read More
Lisa Gilmore, the Orange Home Grown Culinary Enthusiast, has shared a wonderful Fall soup recipe with us, using ingredients sourced from the farmers here at the Orange Home Grown Farmers and Artisans Market. The Farmers are listed at the bottom of the recipe. It is so yummy on a cool Fall day! Enjoy!
Come on out to the market on November 14th to catch Lisa’s exciting cooking demonstration! Lisa is our “in-house” culinary enthusiast who loves to share her passion of cooking with others!
Come down to the farmers market and support Orange High School this Saturday! Orange High will be providing locally sourced and sustainably raised pulled pork sandwiches in front of the entrance to the farmers market, lovingly made on OC Baking Co. bread and smothered in Rick’s Voodoo BBQ sauce. 100% of the proceeds go to support Orange High School’s Agriculture … Read More
Fall is in the air! Saturday November 14th will be our first ever “Fall Festival” at the market. We guarantee a great time for the entire family!The event will be focused on raising funds to support our local Orange High School’s Agriculture Department and Future Farmers of America Program. 100% of all OC Baking Co. bread sales will be donated … Read More