Farmers in wildfire zones assess impact

As firefighters worked to gain ground on wildfires ravaging several Northern California counties, farmers and ranchers began, as one put it, "to take inventory and figure out what we can do."

 

In many cases, that meant assessing the impact on North Coast vineyards and trying to harvest the grapes left on the vines when the fires hit.

 

Mendocino County farmer Frost Pauli, who serves as a volunteer firefigher, said the powerful fires were "like nothing that anyone in this part of California has ever seen."

Pauli serves as a captain of the all-volunteer Potter Valley Fire Department; his brothers serve as firefighters and their father, Bill, is fire chief.

 

Continue Reading...

 

 

 

 

Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Please reload

Featured Posts

Klamath family farms fills holiday potato demand

December 24, 2019

1/10
Please reload

Recent Posts
Please reload

Search By Tags
Please reload

Follow Us
  • Facebook Black Square
  • Twitter Black Square
  • Google+ Black Square

CONTACT US

PO Box 1846, Buellton, CA 93427

farmsbc@hwy246.net

(805) 688-7479

  • Facebook Social Icon
  • Twitter Social Icon
  • Pinterest Social Icon
  • Instagram Social Icon

Santa Barbara County Farm Bureau, PO Box 1846, Buellton, CA 93427
Located at: 180 Industrial Way, Buellton, CA 93427
Phone 805/688-7479; Fax 805/688-7479; E-mail: farmsbc@hwy246.net
Santa Barbara County Farm Bureau®. All rights reserved. Read our legal notice.
Copyright 2017

© Proudly created with Wix.com