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Higher production expected over 2010 harvest Broccoli: Up 8%. Cantaloupes: Up 4%. Nationally up 11%. Carrots: Up 30% above 2010. Nationally, up 30%. Cauliflower: Up 3%. Celery: Up 4%. Sweet Corn: Up 5%. Nationally, up 12%. Lower production expectedCalifornia’s fall harvest of storage onion, head lettuce, honeydew and tomato numbers are expected to be less […]
photo source: flickr by ah zut ~ “la cueillette des fraises”strawberry picking in Sonoma done mostly by Hmong farmers.This past week the NYTs article, “Hiring Locally for Farm Work Is No Cure-All” described how a Colorado onion and sweet corn farmer couldn’t find enough local help to work in his fields. There are well over […]