Carriere Family Farms has been in the walnut farming business since 1963 when Herb and Aileen Carriere bought their first orchard on the Sacramento River. Walnuts need deep well-drained soil to do well…
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Growing rice for Carriere Family Farms has been a labor of love for over six decades and four generations. Wilfred Carriere (Papa) started in the rice farming business by clearing the ground of native trees with dynamite…
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The soil in the area is conducive to growing a vigorous and great quality almond crop. In addition, since almonds mature earlier than walnuts, it is a great transition crop for us to keep us busy throughout the harvest season.