Virtual Guidebook to the San Joaquin Valley
Fresno County
San Joaquin Valley California


Fresno has long been the leading agricultural county in the country, noted especially for grapes and orchard crops. The city of Fresno, population almost one million, is by far the largest in the San Joaquin Valley and fifth largest in the state.



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Tule fog in the vineyards east of Fresno

(March 4, 2006)


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Orange grove and vineyard, Indianola Road near Fresno

(March 4, 2006)


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Fruit trees in bloom, near Sanger

(March 4, 2006)


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Fruit orchard in bloom, near Sanger, east of Fresno

(March 4, 2006)


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The Friant-Kern Canal, near Navelencia, Fresno County

(March 4, 2006)


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On the Orange Blossom Trail, Citrus Cove

(March 4, 2006)


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Peach orchard in bloom, on the Blossom Trail near Selma

(March 6, 2005)


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Downtown Kingburg, the "Swedish" village

(March 6, 2005)


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A cannery along the railroad tracks, Kingsburg

(March 6, 2005)


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