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Santa Cruz County Exhibit at State Fair Spotlights Berry Industry

Grassroots effort wins Silver Medal in Sacramento

SCCF Booth00An elaborate exhibit featuring Santa Cruz County received a Silver Medal at the California State Fair in Sacramento last week. The exhibit was among 30 County displays that were shown at the State Fair.

Berry-Themed Booth Medals at State Fair

The Santa Cruz County display at last-month's State Fair was cream of the crop.

Focus Ag Class Graduates

Now is the time to apply to be in the next crop of Focus Ag students.

Focus Agriculture, Class XXIII Graduates

Young Farmer Movement Saving Local Soil

New challenges for farming and the organic food movement

By: Garrett McAuliffe

Sarah Wood has been traveling the country for the past two years, volunteering at urban homesteads and organic farms in exchange for fresh food and a place to stay. Along the way, the 24-year-old has gathered knowledge and skills she hopes will one day translate to having a farm of her own.

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