Cindy Fake

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 ...

Local food advocates practicing what they pitch

It’s one thing to tell people to buy their food as close to home as possible. It’s another thing to invade the office kitchen to show a hungry bunch of coworkers what can be d ...