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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
Non-members
- $40 per course / $105 for all 3 courses

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July e-News on Stands Now

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• 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
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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.

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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

WHAT IS A “REGRARIAN”?
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.
REGRARIANS PLATFORM:
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!

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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!

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"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.

Conservation
Water-saving InfoMark
Indoor Tips
Outdoor Tips
Water Conservation Checklist
Graywater 101
Graywater Guidelines Ventura County

Efficiency
WaterSense Label
Water Efficient Product Search

Rebates & Toolkits
Save Our H20 Toolkit
FREE Water Conservation Devices
High Efficiency Washers & Toilets
Smart Irrigation Controllers
Rebate Finder

Water Wise Gardening in Ventura County
PLEASE, DON’T IRRIGATE BETWEEN 9:00 A.M. AND 6:00 P.M.!
Water Saving Plants
Drought Tolerant Garden

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