Magpie Cafe: When road tripping California's Central Valley, be sure to make a stop at Magpie Café in Sacramento, where you can order a bánh mì sandwich is filled with sustainable beef from a nearby ranch.
California's Central Valley is a massive and incredibly fertile valley. On less than 1 percent of the total farmland in the United States, the Central Valley produces 8 percent of the nation's agricultural output by value.
Just 25 miles south of Sacramento in California’s Central Valley, the Comsumnes River Preserve is a critical stop on the Pacific Flyway for migrating and wintering waterfowl. Credit, Bob Wick, Bureau of Land Management.
Merced National Wildlife Refuge is one of California's little-known treasures
5/12/2003 -- 'Forcados' Carlos Vieira (cq), left, Fernando Machado Jr. and fellow members of the "Turlock Suicide Squad" try to 'catch' a charging bull during a bloodless Portuguese bullfight in Laton, California. Portuguese farmers (predominately dairy farmers) sponsor bullfighting throughout the Central Valley of California. Under U.S. laws the fighting must be bloodless and humane, consequently velcro-tipped spears are used instead of real ones. Forcados are unique to the U.S. Central…
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