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Knowledge is Key

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Meet Salvador Prieto and Martha Romero, owners of a 20-acre lemon and avocado orchard in Somis, California. Salvador’s interest in farming began as a young boy growing up on a small farm in Mexico. Now farm owners, Salvador and Martha focus on conservation and farm profitability as they take steps to improve their operation.

Salvador and Martha distribute mulch in their orchard.

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