Vegetable Research & Information Center, UC Cooperative Extension

Sacramento Valley Agriculture


Irrigation water is usually plentiful
and high quality. Sources of water
include Sacramento River, irrigation
districts with canal delivery systems
from dam sources and deep wells.

Investment in machinery is
a large expense.

farm machinery
tomato harvest

Processing tomato harvest
normally begins in early July
and continues into October.


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