Crop brought in $414.4M for Madera County in 2011
Although local award-winning rancher Will Gill Jr. doesn’t do much much physical labor these days, his vast knowledge and wisdom certainly keep operations running smoothly at Will Gill and Sons Inc.
Since being named the Senior Farmer of the Year in 2007, Vernon Martinazzi has remained on the farm, usually staying out until noon.
A fter the success of last year’s Madera Pomegranate Celebration and Festival, the Madera Chamber of Commerce has announced the second festival will begin Oct. 27 and end with the festival Nov. 3.
Richard Johnson, the 2005 Senior Farmer of the Year, is trying to enjoy retired life, but is still looking for the “Golden Years.”
It's a farmer's life for Davis twins, Marin and Schafer
Since being honored as the 1996 Madera County Senior Farmer, Henry Massaro has led a relatively relaxed life. “I’m pretty well retired,” Massaro said.
Senior Farmer still visits ranch
New director revitalizes services, manages high-speed rail lawsuit
At 98 years old, James “Eldred” McKinney may be the oldest surviving Madera County Senior Farmer, but his attitude is as spry as ever.