AgFocus

AgFocus: Grape harvest

You’re going to be hard-pressed to find a winemaker taking a break this time of year. It’s harvest time, when the grapes wineries have worked so hard to bring to sugary ...

AgFocus: Amber Oaks Raspberries

Something’s always in season at Amber Oaks Raspberries, which produces much more than the sweet red berries, although they certainly have plenty of those. Timothy and Rhonda ...

AgFocus: Twin Peaks Orchards celebrates a century

It?s peach season in Placer County, and this year is a special one at Twin Peaks Orchards, celebrating 100 years of fruit and family. In 1912, Japanese immigrants Yoshichika and T ...

Noon Hour Update: Patrolling Folsom Lake; police head to clinic; sports costs; AgFocus and fraud sentencing

Welcome to the Auburn Journal's "Noon Hour Update," where we'll present you with stories and updates on what's going on in the news and what we're working on for our Sunday edition ...

AgFocus: Sinclair Family Farm

A rooster crowed loudly at Sinclair Family Farm, ignoring the fact that the sun had been up for hours. Owner Karin Sinclair laughed as she reached over to pet her cat, at the same ...

AgFocus: Alpacas bring personality to fiber industry

There’s an abundance of adorableness at Alpacas All Around, where the curious, friendly herd certainly lives up to the ranch’s name. On a recent tour of the Loomis ranch, the ...