Category Archives: Gardening

Ventura County Farm Day

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3rd Annual Ventura County Farm Day

This Saturday!

Get a rare inside look at the inner workings of farming and agriculture by
visiting and touring over 20 working farms in Ventura County at the 2015
Ventura County Farm Day. This free, multi-location event will feature
unique farm tours, hands-on activities, educational demonstrations and a
farm day mercantile hub followed by a ticketed outdoor BBQ at Limoneira
Ranch.

Saturday, September 26, 2015
10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
BBQ at Limoneira starts at 4 p.m.

Over 20 different Ventura County farms in Ojai, Santa Paula, Fillmore, Ventura, Camarillo,
Saticoy, Somis and Oxnard

BBQ location: Limoneira Farm, 4:00-9:00 p.m.
1141 Cummings Rd.
Santa Paula, CA 93060

Self-guided farm tours are free from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Tickets to the Limoneira BBQ are available for purchase online. Tickets will also be sold at the door while supplies last. BBQ tickets are $35 for adults and include all activities, dinner and one alcoholic beverage. Children’s tickets $15, for attendees ages 12 and under.

Here’s a video from our tour of Limoneira that you may enjoy.

2015 LA Beach Cities Modern Home Tour – Ticket Giveaway

2015 LA Beach Cities Modern Home Tour – Ticket Giveaway2015 LA Beach Cities Modern Home Tour

Imagine spending this Saturday strolling through 6 private residences from Santa Monica to Manhattan Beach! The 2015 LA Beach Cities Modern Home Tour promises to ignite your imagination and excite your eyes with innovative architecture and fine, modern interiors. The tour is self paced, so you can linger, loll and dream or zoom through and spend the rest of the day at the beach. We are thrilled to have two tickets to giveaway to one lucky winner!

Tickets are $30 each in advance, $40 on the day of the event. Hurry, giveaway ends Thursday at midnight! You can enter here or click on a picture to go to our page on Giveaway Tools.

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Get a breath of fresh air this Saturday on the 2015 LA Beach Cities Modern Home Tour. Stunning architecture and interior design in 6 private homes. You’ll receive the specific addresses and maps after purchasing (or winning) tickets!la20153

Olives & Herb Picking With Chef Robert Nyerick

Olive Talk on California Living. Meet Chef Robert Nyerick

What do olives, green tomatoes and ceviche have in common? Chemistry! Olives, like green tomatoes and ceviche need to go through read more . . .

Lemon Dressing

Photo of salad from staff photographers at EncinoMom Magazine captured at Miramonte Resort in Indian Wells, California.

Garden Fresh Salad

Photo of sage growing in an herb garden from staff photographers at EncinoMom Magazine captured at Miramonte Resort in Indian Wells, California.

Sage Advice

Lavender’s Blue Dilly Dilly

Photo of a lavender field in bloom at Highland Springs Resort and 123Farm's annual Lavender Festival.

Catch the carriage for a hay ride here!


Here’s a snap from Highland Springs Resort and 123Farm’s 7th Annual Lavender Festival, held each June when the lavender blooms in Cherry Hill, California! Stay tuned for video and more info coming later in the week.