Duane Lewis

Foothills mandarins have lasting appeal

As the weather gets chillier in Placer County, mandarin growers expect bountiful mandarin harvests from November to January. Owari Satsuma Mandarin, a seedless, easy-to-peel, Ja ...

Mandarin crop is lighter this year but as delicious as ever, farm adviser says

It’s time again for the zipper fruit! Mandarin season is upon us in Placer County. Orchards are opening to excited customers and there’s some information mandarin fans should ...