Twin Peaks Orchards

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 ...

Partial to peaches? Late summer rocks

It’s peak time for peaches. Weeks and weeks of basking in the summer sun bring the fruit to juicy, sweet perfection during August and early September. There’s a lot more to pe ...

Small jujube has big impact as health food

They’re a rarity at supermarkets and even farmers markets, but jujubes pack a healthy punch and are one of the world’s oldest fruits. “Some people claim it is the original ...