Tag Archives: California Agriculture

Amond vs Almond: a California Colloquialism in a Nutshell

Early California immigrant almond farmers, who were predominantly European, settled in pockets according to their ethnicity/family/friends. They used their native word for almond until they began speaking more English. Some of the farmers may have kept their native word, or combined it with the English “almond” to create a slang word for it. Continue reading

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Chico State Farm

I came across this old edition of The Harvest, CSU Chico’s College of Agriculture Magazine, in my files a few weeks ago, so I thought I’d throw it on here. This issue from 2012 highlights the new additions to the Chico State Farm … Continue reading

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Marketing Specialist & Social Media Coordinator

Currently, I am the Social Media Coordinator and Marketing Specialist for the University of California, Agriculture and Natural Resources department, where I lead the Social Media Outreach Division of the Strategic Communications Team, as well as assist in the marketing … Continue reading

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Duarte Nursery Friends Day 2014 Ad

Here is an online advertisement I recently made for Duarte Nursery’s 2014 annual Friends Day celebration for this upcoming May.

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John Bidwell: The Most Interesting Man You’ve Never Heard Of

I am the director/communications specialist for a historical documentary about John Bidwell, one of California’s leading pioneers and founder of Chico, California. It’s long but here is an excerpt from a 10-page Cal Humanities Grant I wrote about a week … Continue reading

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Duarte Nursery Friends Day 2013 recap video

Here is a video I filmed, edited and produced for Duarte Nursery. It is basically a summary of this year’s Friends Day event, where valued customers can come and enjoy tours of their greenhouses and facilities, walk through the trade … Continue reading

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Dawn over vineyards in El Dorado County, California

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