Peach blossoms surround a tractor moving through the middle of a peach tree orchard on Oakdale Rd. near Claribel Rd., in Modesto, Calif., on Wednesday, March 17, 2010. (DARRYL BUSH/dbush@modbee.com)
Peach blossoms surround a tractor moving through the middle of a peach tree orchard on Oakdale Rd. near Claribel Rd., in Modesto, Calif., on Wednesday, March 17, 2010. (DARRYL BUSH/dbush@modbee.com)
Peach blossoms surround a tractor moving through the middle of a peach tree orchard on Oakdale Rd. near Claribel Rd., in Modesto, Calif., on Wednesday, March 17, 2010. (DARRYL BUSH/dbush@modbee.com)

Hints of spring in the valley

March 17, 2010 9:58 PM