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Nation engaged: two Californias, remembering Curtis Hanson, is the 'ugly shoe' here to stay?




Paul Mesple is a fig farmer near the Central Valley town of Chowchilla, Calif. He and his partner farm around 2,000 acres of figs.
Paul Mesple is a fig farmer near the Central Valley town of Chowchilla, Calif. He and his partner farm around 2,000 acres of figs.
Ezra David Romero/Valley Public Radio

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A look at economic opportunity in two different parts of CA, the Sea Otter population is back and reaching record numbers, how big a business are "ugly shoes”?