Take Two

News and culture through the lens of Southern California. Hosted by Alex Cohen & A Martínez

California citrus growers assess damage of cold snap

by Sasha Khokha, The California Report | Take Two

53508 full
Icicles created by drip irrigation are illuminated by a cars headlights as they hang from an orange tree in Orange Cove, California. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

Back in December, a deep freeze settled on the state of California. Most of us got away unscathed, but not California's $2 billion dollar citrus crop. A lot of fruit was damaged. The California Report's Central Valley Bureau Chief Sasha Khokha has the story from a packinghouse near Fresno. 

blog comments powered by Disqus

Enjoy Take Two? Try KPCC’s other programs.

What's popular now on KPCC