Space is Limited and Seats Will Go Fast!

Summer Food Preservation Series

07%20Jars.jpgSaturday, July 26 – Fermenting with Michelle Dohrn Course and teacher information here

Saturday, August 16 – Canning with Christa Bandringa
Course and teacher information here [still to come].

Saturday, September 6 – Dehydrating with Risa Horowitz
Course and teacher information here [still to come].

All demonstration courses will be held 10:45 am to 1 pm in the Meiners Oaks area, and space is limited to 18 attendees per class. 07%20Figs.jpg

OVGC Members
- $35 per course / $90 for all 3 courses
- $40 per course / $105 for all 3 courses

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July e-News on Stands Now

• Food Preservation Series Starts July 26
• First Five Businesses to Receive Dark Sky Award
• Green Living Home Tour & Show Calling for Sponsors, Exhibitors and Sites
• Meet Dulanie Ellis Our Food News Editor
Read e-News Here

Food News Summer Edition

Advancing the growing, purchasing, and preserving of local organic food

• Food News Goes Quarterly
• Fermentation Festival
• Ojai Food Co-op Update
• Take Action to Save Bees

Read Your Food News Here

Fire & Drought Resistant Farms & Landscapes

Fire & Drought Resistant Farms & Landscapes with Darren J. Doherty
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Thursday, Sept. 11 - 7:00 to 9:00 pm
Ojai Valley Women's Club - 441 E. Ojai Ave.


Ojai is pleased to host Darren J. Doherty (left) and his Regrarians 2014 World Tour with a Thursday night community presentation and a regenerative agriculture professional development course at the Ojai Foundation.

Panelist (coming soon)

Darren J. Doherty Bio

Regrarian, a portmanteau of “Regenerative Agrarian”, is a term first coined by Darren J. Doherty in 2013 to describe those who are actively undertaking the serious & timely process of regenerating, restoring, rehabilitating, rehabitating, rekindling (etc.!) & rebooting healthy production landscapes across this planet.
1. CLIMATE - You, Enterprise, Risk, Weather
2. GEOGRAPHY - Landform, Components, Proximity
3. WATER - Storage, Earthworks, Harvesting, Reticulation
4. ACCESS - Roads, Tracks, Trails, Markets, Utilities, People
5. FORESTRY - Blocks, Shelter, Savannah, Orchards, Natural
6. BUILDINGS - Homes, Sheds, Portable, Yards
7. FENCING - Permanent, Electric, Cross, Living
8. SOILS - Planned Grazing, Minerals, Fertility, Crops
9. MARKETING - Analysis, Strategy, Value Chain
10. ENERGY - Photosynthesis, Generation, Storage

New Mailing Address!


The Coalition has a new mailing address:
206 N. Signal St. Suite S
Ojai CA 93023

Local Water Matters Resources

New Water Resource Webpage - Good Job Ventura River Watershed Council!


"Water efficiency" means using improved technologies and practices that deliver equal or better service with less water.
"Water conservation" is the curtailment of water use - doing "less" with less water.

Water-saving InfoMark
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Water Conservation Checklist
Graywater 101
Graywater Guidelines Ventura County

WaterSense Label
Water Efficient Product Search

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Save Our H20 Toolkit
FREE Water Conservation Devices
High Efficiency Washers & Toilets
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Water Wise Gardening in Ventura County
Water Saving Plants
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