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Category: Meet a Farmer

March 24, 2017
Meet a Farmer: Mike Naggiar of Naggiar Vineyards

Meet Mike Naggiar, Founder and Vineyard Manager for Naggiar Vineyards in Grass Valley, CA. After retiring from Hewlett Packard, he decided to keep his mind and body sharp by starting a vineyard...

March 17, 2017
Meet a Farmer: Kelton Fleming of Duck Creek Nursery

Meet Kelton Fleming, Owner of Duck Creek Nursery in Lodi, CA. As a second-generation farmer, he loves being able to work with this family every day. Learn more about Kelton, why being a small...

March 10, 2017
Meet a Farmer: Joy Sterling of Iron Horse Vineyards

Meet Joy Sterling, CEO of Iron Horse Vineyards in Sebastopol, CA. As a second-generation farmer, she’s proud of the wine her family’s vineyard produces. Learn more about her, why she says...

March 3, 2017
Meet a Farmer: Janet Louie of Green Valley Floral

Photo: Flowers & Magazine Meet Janet Louie, Sales Manager of Green Valley Floral in Salinas, CA. As a second-generation farmer, she grew up in the cut flower industry and knows the ins...

February 24, 2017
Meet a Farmer: Luke Wilson of Wil-Ker-Son Ranch

Meet Luke Wilson, Manager of Wil-Ker-Son Ranch in Gridley, CA. Known as the problem-solver in the business, he was born into the farming industry and loves being able to create his own destiny...

February 17, 2017
Meet a Farmer: Randy Baldwin of San Marcos Growers

Meet Randy Baldwin, President of San Marcos Growers in Santa Barbara, CA. As a plant lover, he enjoys not only working with plants but also learning about them in his spare time. Learn more...

February 3, 2017
Meet a Farmer: Everardo Robledo of Robledo Family Winery

Meet Everardo Robledo, CEO of Robledo Family Winery and fourth-generation farmer in Napa, California. As the owner of the first winery established by a former Mexican migrant worker, Everardo is...

January 27, 2017
Meet a Farmer: Tim Thiesen of Rio Vista Fruit Farms

Meet Tim Thiesen, Co-Owner of Rio Vista Fruit Farms and third-generation farmer. From a young age, Tim loved being on the farm and knew it was in his blood to follow in his father’s footsteps....

January 20, 2017
Meet a Farmer: Jack Vessey of Vessey & Company, Inc.

Meet Jack Vessey, President of Vessey & Company, Inc. As a fourth-generation farmer, he is proud of the hard work and dedication his father showed on the farm. Learn more about Jack and why...

January 13, 2017
Meet a Farmer: Kirby Anderson of Dolin Malibu Estate Vineyards

Meet Kirby Anderson, Consulting Winemaker for Dolin Malibu Estate Vineyards in Malibu, CA. Although he’s the man behind the scenes, Kirby’s responsibilities include everything from the first...

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