8 Year Anniversary for the OHG Farmers & Artisans Market

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On Saturday, May 11th, OHG will be celebrating the 8 year anniversary of the Orange Home Grown Farmers & Artisans Market! Wear OHG’s favorite color “ORANGE” and show your farmer’s market pride. The OHG Scholarship recipients will be awarded in a ceremony at the farmer’s market starting at 10am. Join City of Orange Mayor Mark Murphy, our OHG Board, and … Read More

Orange Home Grown is delighted to be co-presenting ’The Biggest Little Farm’ at the Newport Beach Film Festival! 

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Orange Home Grown is delighted to be co-presenting ’The Biggest Little Farm’ at the Newport Beach Film Festival!    Tickets are now on sale. More information is available on The Newport Beach Film Festival website. www.newportbeachfilmfest.com   The Biggest Little Farm Sunday, April 28 at 4:45pm Edwards Big Newport ,  300 Newport Center Dr, Newport Beach Evicted from their small Los Angeles apartment, … Read More

Farm visit with C&L Farms

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C&L Farms is nestled within the rolling hills of the Central Coast in the City of Nipomo. C&L Farms is a partnership between three young men who specifically grow food for farmers markets. Rafael Cardena is a second generation Farmer. His father started growing in this valley back in 1983 with one acre of land, and now owns over 176 … Read More

Visit with Future Foods Farms

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Future Foods Farms is unique because it’s local! Located in Brea, it is a sustainable aquaponic farm that produces all organically grown products in 2,000-4,000sf greenhouses. It is also one of the largest aquaponic farms in the state! Growing this way saves up to 90% water, and the produce is highly nutritive. Adam Navidi is a farmer, chef, entrepreneur and … Read More

OHG Visit to Ray’s Ranch

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Today we hopped in the car and set out on the 40 minute drive out to Temecula. Right in the heart of wine country lies a 5 acre parcel of land, nestled among rolling hills, rock outcroppings, and eucalyptus trees, where plants and animals get to live the organic way. Today we spent some time at Ray’s Ranch, one of … Read More

Farm Visit to Pedro Gallardo/Henri Gerwig Farms

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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

Farm Visit to Jim and Jeanne Davis Farm in Fallbrook, CA

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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

Gaytan Family Farms

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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