DePalma FarmsRipon , CA
DePalma Farms represents three generations of farming in Northern California and has been farming since 1951. Pat DePalma, along with his parents, immigrated to the US from Bitritto-Bart, Italy in 1947.
In search of the most fertile soil, the family moved to the San Joaquin Valley. together they purchased 23 acres of land in Escalon and began growing and harvesting peaches and grapes. Today the farm has acreage from Modesto to Lodi.
In addition to peaches and wine grapes, they grow nectarines, cherries, persimmons, almonds, walnuts, olives, and pistachios.