Shields Date Farm
With its perfect Mediterranean climate California is one of the best agricultural regions in the U.S. The nutritious date, often called "nature's candy," is found in ample supply at this farm - 10 varieties are sold including Medjool and Halawi. Besides the date farm you can walk around the Christian-themed garden. You can also see the process of drying dates. Don't forget to try the super-sweet date shake at the cafe!