A visit with Gaytan Family Farm- Chickens and Strawberries

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Edelmira is a strong “Badass Latina Farmer”. Always a lady, today she greets us with her manicured hot pink nails, rhinestone cap, and patent leather farm boots. She successfully runs and manages Gaytan Family Farm with confidence and pride. She has a lot to be proud of, managing multiple farm locations from Miraloma all the way to Nipomo, and employing … 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

Black Sheep Farm

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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