california farmer

  • On The Farm

    Experiencing The Almond Harvest

    Seen up close right before harvest, almond trees produce an amazing-looking fruit. It says, “I’m ready” when the fuzzy outer hull is split open, exposing the hard shell that tightly encapsulates…

  • On The Farm

    In A City Named Chino

    “That’s a lot of green beans,” I say out loud. We’ve pulled up to the field 35 miles east of downtown Los Angeles in Chino, California…of all places. My companion Chad, a Chino farmer,…