Lakeside Organic Gardens, Watsonville, Calif., won the Director’s Choice Award at the Santa Cruz County Fair. The award is the most prestigious at the event, given by the board of directors to their favorite booth.
Strawberry industry veteran John German died May 5 at age 75 in Santa Cruz County, Calif. Based in Watsonville, Calif., German was director of berry operations for Dole Fresh Vegetables from 1988 to his retirement in 2002.
In May, Ocean Mist Farms announced a partnership with Watsonville, Calif.-based Lakeside Organic Gardens.
Lakeside Organic Gardens, Watsonville, Calif., has promoted Brian Peixoto to sales manager.
On May 31, Watsonville, Calif.-based Lakeside Organic Gardens launches a new website.