Visit with Smith Farms

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Farmer McKay Smith invited the Orange Home Grown team to visit Smith Farms. McKay and his family have three organic farm locations in Orange County. They are located in the cities of Fountain Valley, Irvine and Huntington Beach. Orange Home Grown began their farm visit in Irvine, which is McKay’s largest certified organic farm, spanning 8.5 acres. Smith’s Farms is … Read More

A visit with Mom’s Specialty

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Tucked away in a quiet little corner of Orange, is the immaculate kitchen where Mom’s Specialty’s mediterranean magic occurs.  A sweet staff of 5 women, led by on-site manager Julio, the team of 6 prepares everything by hand. When we arrived, their staff was cutting parsley and slicing cucumbers. Freshly made tzatziki was being mixed and Julio was cooking spanokopita … Read More