TITLE

Far West High Cotton winner Allen Pierucci real 'Man from Buttonwillow'

AUTHOR(S)
Cline, Harry
PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press;1/6/2010, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article profiles the cotton farmer Joe Pierucci. It says that Pierucci immigrated in Buttonwillow, California wherein he first worked in the farm for Henry Miller and Charles Lux. It notes that Peirucci starter his own farm with just 120 acres after many generations in turns into 1,600 acres which is already managed by his grandson and son. It cites that at the age of 53, he is the winner of 2010 High Cotton award.
ACCESSION #
47775693

 

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