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Toast Toys for Tots at Holidays in the Hills

Placer County Vintners Association and Placer County Wine Trail members host the sixth annual Holidays in the Hills event to benefit the Marine Toys for Tots Foundation. ...

Walk through mandarins to help fight breast cancer during Orchard Days

  Now in its fourth year, the Mountain Mandarin Growers Association’s Orchard Days celebration of Placer County’s marquee crop will also help fight brea ...

Local farming takes center stage

Carol Arnold, Executive Director of Placer Grown, wants people to understand where their food comes from and how it’s grown, which is why she organizes the Farm and Barn Tour ...

New growing season buzz is guarded for Placer’s agricultural industry

  Blossoms are heavy on Placer County’s fruit trees, signaling the start of another growing season. But like any season that depends on weather, there are still plenty ...

PlacerGrown cancels this weekend’s annual farm conference

  With days to go, PlacerGrown has decided to cancel this weekend’s annual farm conference in Lincoln. The gathering of agricultural interests has been an annual stapl ...

PlacerGROWN Farm Conference canceled

Due to low registration, the organizers of the PlacerGROWN Farm Conference are canceling this year’s event, according to a statement from Roger Ingram, director for Placer an ...