Walker Family Honored for Traditional Approach to Apple Production – April 10, 2017

Providing delicious apples for school lunches; honoring the county’s tradition of Gravenstein production; the Walker family was named 2017’s Farm Family of the Year.

Walker Apples of Graton, was recently named Farm Family of the Year by The Sonoma County Farm Bureau. Six generations of family members have helped preserve heritage apple varieties, hopefully for generations to come. Rhian Miller visited the farm and has this report.

Walker Apples is just one of many local farms open to the public and can be found on the Farm Trails website. You can find a link at KRCB.org/News. Hear this story on demand with our free KRCB mobile app. You can also find this and past stories on our new North Bay Report Facebook page. Comment, share and give us a like there. Follow the North Bay Report on Twitter @KRCBNews.

Leave a comment