I was surfing artichokes.org, looking for recipes, and found a very interesting fact. "Approximately 80% of the state's total acreage lies within Monterey County."
Well, they say you learn something new every day.
I got a school boy heart, a novelist eye,
Stout sailor's legs and a license to fly
I came with nomad feet and some wandering toes
That walk up my longboard and hang off the nose
- Jimmy Buffett, 1996