Spotlight on Spud’s – Capay Valley Olive Oil
January 23, 2014 | Filed underFood and Art,Food Shopping | Posted by ThurstonTalk Editor
By Jennifer Crain
Several years ago, lifelong farmer and California native Chris Steele bought land in the Capay Valley, returning to the place where he grew up.
Steele tells me it’s hard to find land in the area, at least enough to do any farming. Much of it is still held by the descendants of an influx of farmers who settled in the area in the mid-1800s. Before Steele purchased his land…