Garden Tool Sharpening Workshop


Come spend some time at the OHG Education Farm with Orange Home Grown and UCCE Orange County Master Gardeners to learn how to sharpen and care for your garden tools. Please bring some straight edge tools from home to the class to sharpen on site, such as loppers or pruners.

The Benefits of Bare Root Gardening


Presented by: Gary Matsuoka -Laguna Hills Nursery Location: OHG Education Farm- 356 N. Lemon Street, Old Towne Orange Up until our generation, shrubs & trees in the U.S. were only sold as “bare root” or “balled & burlapped”. There were no other choices. Gary Matsuoka, owner of Laguna Hills Nursery will be at the OHG Education Farm on Saturday November … Read More

Cool Season Vegetables- OHG Education Farm FREE Talk

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Cool-season veggies grow best at temperatures averaging 15° cooler than those needed by warm season types. Many have edible leaves or roots such as lettuce, spinach, carrots, and radishes. Others, like artichokes, broccoli, and cauliflower are grown for their immature flowers. A few, like peas and broad beans produce edible seeds. Most cool-season vegetables can endure short periods of frost. … Read More