California Foodways

California Foodways


Season 3 Episode 2: After Devastating Fire, Farmers and Ranchers Heal Soil, Community

November 10, 2020


So far this year, wildfires have burned more than 4 million acres in California. That’s more than double the previous record.  I thought it might be a good time to hear a story I reported from Calaveras County. In 2015, after it was devastated by the Butte Fire, a group of farmers and ranchers worked to rehabilitate their land... and their community.