California Farm Trails

Small California farms began forming farm trails grower associations in the 1970s to attract customers and compete with large commercial operations.

063 California farm trails - three panels
TOP: Orchard owners find they can make more by selling their fruit right on the farm rather than shipping it to distant markets. BOTTOM LEFT: A visiting family walks in among an orchard's apple trees. BOTTOM RIGHT: A grower inspects one of his trees.