Blue Heron Farms

Owner:Dennis Tamura and Lori Perry
People:This is a family farm with a wonderful crew of marketers and top-notch field workers.
Bio:Blue Heron farm grew out of Dennis's work with Alan Chadwick.
History:Blue Heron is what once used to be an old Corralitos ranch where apricots and field crops were grown. Dennis started Blue Heron in Santa Cruz in 1984.
Pest Management:Blue Heron employs organic methods for pest management.
Soil:Sandy Soil
Water Use:Drip irrigation and overhead sprinklers.
Weed Control:Hoes and hand weeding.