Tomato crop coming in lighter than expected

September 27, 2017

Bringing the 2017 tomato harvest to market has been a process fraught with challenges for growers.


"I would say things were very mixed up from the beginning because of the wet spring," said Arbuckle farmer Darrin Williams. "A lot of growers weren't able to stay on schedule planting, and that created problems at harvest time."


It was the same in Sacramento County, where Russell van Loben Sels grows row crops near Courtland.


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