Blooming avocado tree

May 9, 2018
by Mimi Holtz
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Avocado Trees are Blooming!

It’s springtime in the avocado groves!   The trees started blooming weeks ago, but by now the hills are a mass of yellow blossoms!  You can hear the bees buzzing in the grove as they pollinate each tiny blossom.  The … Continue reading

picking avocados

February 4, 2018
by Mimi Holtz
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A February Visit to the Avocado Ranch

Just about one year ago, in February 2017,  Janice Person came to visit our farm.  It was her very first visit to an avocado farm,  and the Southern California was dressed up in green,  with lots of wild flowers and … Continue reading

baby avocados

May 19, 2017
by Mimi Holtz
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How Do Avocados Grow?

Here are the freshest avocados you’ll ever see!  Just picked from our trees!  They were flowers just one year ago, and took all year to get to this size and maturity so we could harvest them for you!   They … Continue reading

Beer and Maple Beans

December 10, 2016
by Mimi Holtz
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Potluck Beans with Maple and Beer

I’m sharing my latest activities in the kitchen today:   Potluck Beans with Maple and Beer!  We’re invited to a holiday get-together with family and friends tomorrow,  and I needed a side dish to go with barbecue tritip sandwiches.  During … Continue reading

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