Texas Peaches

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North Texas Farmers “Overjoyed” With This Year’s Peach Crop

On the O’Bannon farm in Weatherford peach season is in high gear. Jean and John O’Bannon can’t help but feel overjoyed. The few nuisance issues they’ve had this year are actually good ones to have. Last year the crop was the pits thanks to a late freeze.

CBS 11–07/02/2014

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Parker County Prepares For Annual Peach Festival

Parker County is gearing up for its annual Peach Festival. More than 35,000 people are expected to descend on downtown Weatherford for the weekend event.


Bumper Crop At Peach Festival

Parker County’s Peach Festival in Weatherford, TX drew a bumper crop of attendees Saturday.  There’s no official count, yet, but a spokeswoman for the Weatherford Chamber of Commerce says the event has averaged about 35,000 in […]