November 23, 2023
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Tri-county growers, florists flourish despite drought


Michelle Rain, owner of Passion Flowers in Ventura, unpacks a shipment of roses. Valentine’s Day begins the busy season for the tri-county cut flower market, an industry that is faring better than other specialty crop growers. Water issues over the last year forced many crop growers to fallow land or change to low-water crops and…


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