Mountain Mandarin Festival

Time to celebrate citrus at Auburn's Mountain Mandarin Festival

The 19th annual Mountain Mandarin Festival is quickly approaching. Don’t miss what the new 2012 crop has to offer on Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the Gold County Fairground ...

Mountain Mandarin Festival sweetening up the weekend

The mandarins are coming. The 17th annual Mountain Mandarin Festival kicks off today and continues through Sunday at the Gold Country Fairgrounds in Auburn. The festival feature ...

Mandarins bring zest to fall

It’s a good year for mandarins at Highland Orchard in Penryn. “For us, personally — everyone is different — we have a great crop,” Highland’s Tony Aguilar Jr. said. ...

Placer GROWN: Something sweet’s on the horizon this month

We are so fortunate to live in a year-round fruit growing region. Just when summer fruit has become only a memory, our orchards are coloring up with persimmons and citrus. Persimmo ...

Mini pumpkins stuffed with many flavors of fall

Those darling Jack Be Little mini pumpkins used for fall table decorations are actually really delicious baked and stuffed. And, they make a beautiful color accent on a holiday pla ...