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The 2017 Taste of Local Festival

Posted by on May 11, 2017

At the third-annual Taste of Local Festival, over 60 area chefs, farmers, purveyors, wineries, breweries and distilleries will showcase their culinary expertise. And the Homebrew Challenge returns for another year of fun!

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We Wrap Up the First-Annual Ventura County Ag Week Celebration

Posted by on Apr 20, 2017

Kat Merrick, Totally Local VC’s founder, reports on the wonderful events that took place during the inaugural Ventura County Ag Week

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Ventura County Ag Week 2017

Posted by on Mar 5, 2017

Join us for Ventura County Ag Week March 20-26. We’ve got a whole week’s worth of ag-related education and fun prepared for you as we celebrate our local Farmers and Ranchers.

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Dinner at the Pumpkin Patch 2016 Photo Gallery

Posted by on Oct 31, 2016

Photos from Totally Local VC’s Dinner at the Pumpkin Patch held in October 2016 at the JD McGrath Farm/McGrath Brothers Great Pacific Pumpkins in Ventura.

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Pumpkins, Jack-O’-Lanterns and Halloween. Oh My!

Posted by on Oct 21, 2016

It’s fall! Pumpkins. Halloween. Pumpkins. Harvest. Did we say pumpkins? More on the history and traditions surrounding… PUMPKINS! Plus, a list of local pumpkin patches.

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Gleaning’s Roots Run Deep

Posted by on Oct 20, 2016

Gleaning is the ancient practice of collecting the remaining crop from the field after it has been harvested. Here’s the story of how I recently gleaned my ranch.

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The Taste of Local Festival 2016 Gallery

Posted by on Oct 2, 2016

Photos from Totally Local VC’s The Taste of Local Festival held in September 2016 at the Olivas Adobe Historical Park in Ventura.

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Dinner at the Cattle Ranch 2016 Gallery

Posted by on Oct 1, 2016

Photos from Totally Local VC’s Dinner at the Cattle Ranch held in August 2016 at Rancho Cañada Larga in Ventura.

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Meet the Rancher: Mike Williams of Diamond W Cattle Company

Posted by on Aug 24, 2016

Mike Williams of Diamond W Cattle Co is a true American cowboy. Courage, horsemanship, physical awareness, grit and gentlemanly manners – he’s got them all. And he’s local. Here’s his story.

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The 2016 Taste of Local Festival

Posted by on Aug 10, 2016

Celebrate our Local Farmers and Ranchers at the second-annual Taste of Local Festival. Over 60 area chefs, farmers, purveyors, wineries, breweries and distilleries are expected to showcase their culinary expertise. And, vote for the best beer in the Homebrew Challenge.

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Dinner at the Avocado Orchard 2016 Gallery

Posted by on Jul 15, 2016

Photos from Totally Local VC’s Dinner at the Avocado Orchard held in June 2016 at Cummings Ranch in Santa Paula.

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