White cosmos grow in a field at Camflor Inc. outside Watsonville on Tuesday. (Julia Moore/Sentinel)
Strawberries ripen off San Andreas Road in Watsonville on Tuesday. (Julia Moore/Sentinel)
Antero Lucas Cruz harvests leeks in a crop off of Holohan Road in Watsonville on Thursday. (Julia Moore/Sentinel)
Large clouds fill the sky over Watsonville as a worker sprays a strawberry field along Ramport Road near Buena Vista Drive on Monday. (Shmuel Thaler/Sentinel)
Fresh, sustainably-grown produce has long been a hallmark of dining at UC Santa Cruz - long before the recent system-wide initiative. (Photograph by Shmuel Thaler/Sentinel)
See Sentinel story: UCSC vies for vegetarian-friendly title.
Romero Rocha works to clear water from a West Beach Road strawberry field in Watsonville on Friday.
See Sentinel story: Strawberry growers ‘start from scratch’ after storm.
A child is greeted by a giant strawberry at the Watsonville strawberry festival in downtown Watsonville this past Saturday. (Photograph by Shmuel Thaler)