Peaches from Spycher Farms of Ballico, Calif., ripen on one of the many family peach orchards.
Peaches from Spycher Farms of Ballico, Calif., ripen on one of the many family peach orchards. Modesto Bee file
Peaches from Spycher Farms of Ballico, Calif., ripen on one of the many family peach orchards. Modesto Bee file

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