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Welcome to the Home of California Figs.

Simply Beautiful -- Simply Delicious only begins to tell the story about this ancient and paradisiacal world traveler that found its way to the San Joaquin Valley of California. Read all about this environmentally friendly fruit and anything else you might want to know about California Figs; including Recipes for all -- consumers, foodservice, the food industry, and schools; Nutrition Information; where figs grow, where to find them, how to use them, and much, much more.

Figs from the California desert region have been in the marketplace since late April, which was much earlier than normal because of warm winter weather

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In acient Greece Figs were regarded with such esteem that laws were created forbidding the export of the best quality figs. Sycophant then derives from the Greek word meaning one who informs against another for exporting figs or for stealing the fruit of the sacred fig trees. Hence, the word came to mean a person who tries to win favor with flattery.