Mountain Mandarin Growers Association

Mountain fruit is healthy and delicious

When autumn days in the Placer County foothills are warm and the nights are cold, mandarin growers anxiously await the first blush of color on their fruit. Just before Thanksgiving ...

Aphid-sized insect threatens California’s citrus

An insect that is ravaging citrus trees in Florida and has been found in Southern California hasn’t reached Northern California yet. And local growers want to make sure it doesn ...

Placer County agriculture thrives at 30,000 feet

Local agriculture is in the spotlight as a growing interest in local food inspires people to shop at farmers markets, connect with farmers and grow their own food. A number of Pla ...

Cooperation is key to making most of Gold Country tourism potential, consultant says

Look north and south for a stronger voice in getting the word out about attractions for tourists, a travel research consultant is advising Gold Country communities like Auburn. De ...